Tyler Perry Joins Shredder’s Side In TMNT 2

by Anya Rahmingon April 30, 2015
In Paramount’s upcoming sequel Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2, Tyler Perry will join with the evil Shredder as the renowned mad scientist named Baxter Stockman. According to ComicBook.com, Baxter Stockman is known in the Turtles franchise for his fashionable bow ties and is “also known for joining forces with Shredder; creating mutant hunting robots called Mousers, and […]

NAACP endorses “Madea” character?

by Ezekiel Walkeron May 30, 2014
Back in the early 19th century, black people were made to look like “coons,” “buffoons,” “mammies,” and other stereotypical caricatures for mainstream white audiences but we could always trust on the good ol’ NAACP to hold us down. Like in 1915, The Birth of a Nation, which is still considered one of, if not the […]


Single Mom’s Club Flopped, But Its Still Becoming A TV Show

by Anya Rahmingon April 14, 2014
Tyler Perry Studios is continuing the plan of producing a Single Mom’s Club television show for OWN. The series is on track to premiere in fall of 2014 with 20 episodes set for the first season. In an OWN press release, the show’s synopsis was exactly the same as the Single Mom’s Club movie synopsis reading […]

The Single Mom’s Club Bombs Opening Weekend

by Anya Rahmingon March 17, 2014
Tyler Perry’s The Single Mom’s Club debuted to low box office numbers and very poor reviews.The film came in 5th place in earnings its debut weekend with a total of only $8.3 million. The film currently has a diabolical rating of just 3.1 out of 10 on IMDB, and a score of 20% on rotten tomatoes. Mr. […]


Tyler Perry’s First 1-Hour Drama Series Headed To OWN Late 2014

by Anya Rahmingon February 11, 2014
Tyler Perry, known in television for producing 30-minute sitcoms that feature eclectic Black characters, is extending his scope. Later this year, a new Tyler Perry show will debut on OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network). This time, it will be a full 1-hour drama based on his upcoming film Single Moms Club. This description of the show was […]

Tyer Perry’s Single Mom’s Club Has 2 New Posters + Watch The Trailer

by Anya Rahmingon February 10, 2014
Tyler Perry’s newest upcoming film Single Mom’s Club is scheduled for a March 14, 2014 release. Promotional materials have been rolling out including 2 recent posters. One features the women of the film glistening in gold apparel. The other features 5 classes of champagne, and a lone baby bottle filled with milk. The film stars […]


Live Online Q&A With Tyler Perry Sunday December 8th

by Anya Rahmingon December 7, 2013
Tyler Perry will be promoting and answering questions related to his latest film, Tyler Perry’s A Madea Christmas on Sunday, December 8th at 4:30pm est/1:30 pst. Fans and followers will be able to use the hashtag #MadeaChristmasLive to ask questions on their choice of Facebook or Twitter, and Perry just may give a response. The live […]

Tyler Perry To Act In David Fincher’s Film “Gone Girl”

by Anya Rahmingon September 8, 2013
Tyler Perry will play defense lawyer Tanner Bolt in an upcoming film adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s novel Gone Girl. The film is being directed by David Fincher, and will star Rosamund Pike, Ben Affleck, and Neil Patrick Harris, reports Cinema Blend. Perry, best known for directing, producing, and acting in his own films has been branching out […]


Tyler Perry’s Temptation Opens To $22.3 Million

by Anya Rahmingon April 1, 2013
Tyler Perry’s Temptation met expectations and accrued $22.3 million at the box office its first weekend. According to Business Insider, this is the 9th film by Perry to bring in a sum greater than $20 million its first opening weekend. Tyler Perry’s Temptation beat out Twilight author Stephanie Meyer’s The Host, which debuted in 6th […]

Watch Peeple’s Trailer With Kerry Washington & Craig Robinson

by Anya Rahmingon February 23, 2013
Kerry Washington and Craig Robinson star as a couple in love in a classic meet-the-family comedy titled Peeple’s. The film is produced in part by Tyler Perry, but is written and directed directed by Tina Gordon Chism according to IMDB.  In the film, Robinson (The Office) accompanies Washington (Django Unchained, Scandal) to a family gathering. […]


For Better Or For Worse Moving From TBS To OWN

by Anya Rahmingon February 23, 2013
  Tyler Perry’s sitcom, For Better Or Worse, which stars Tasha Smith and Michael Jai White, is moving from TBS to a new home. OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network) has just announced that they will be adding the show to their new programming lineup. In addition to gaining rights to rerun all 45 episodes from season […]

Upcoming Film Peeples Stars Kerry Washington & Craig Robinson

by Anya Rahmingon February 21, 2013
Tina Gordon Chism, screenwriter of Drumline, has written and directed a film titled Peeples, which debuts in theaters May 10, 2013. The film stars Kerry Washington (Scandal) and Craig Robinson (The Office), and is produced by Tyler Perry.  The film revolves around a familiar setup – a family reunion taking place in the Hamptons. Things are going well until […]


Razzie Nominations: Tyler Perry Gets Worst Actor & Worst Actress

by Anya Rahmingon January 10, 2013
  The Razzie Awards (Officially the Golden Rasberry Awards) are held annually to recognize the worst disasters in film. They are pretty much the opposite of the Oscars. For this year’s 33rd annual Razzies celebration Tyler Perry has been nominated in 6 categories, including both Worst Actress and Worst Actor. Eddie Murphy and Rhianna’s names […]

Tyler Perry’s 2 Shows For OWN Announced

by Anya Rahmingon December 14, 2012
  Titles and descriptions for the first two shows that Tyler Perry is producing for the Oprah Winfrey Network have been announced. Production will begin in early 2013, and the shows are expected to be ready to debut by mid 2013. Here are the descriptions: The Haves and the Have Nots is a drama about the […]


Watch Jamie Foxx In The Hiliarious Tyler Perry Parody From SNL

by Anya Rahmingon December 13, 2012
Last week SNL featured Jamie Foxx as a guest star. I missed the episode, but seeing this skit had me in tears. In the clip Jamie Foxx plays Tyler Perry Playing Madea and Alex Cross. At the same time! Watch the clip below and decide if you want to catch more on Hulu. Tyler Perry […]

Tyler Perry’s Studio To Get $70 Million Rebuild After Fire

by Anya Rahmingon November 20, 2012
Tyler Perry’s  Inman Park studio is be re-developed for no less than $70 million according to Atlanta Black Star. The new studio has been called a “mixed use” development meaning it will include residential units and dining areas on the premises.  Paces Properties LLC is developing the new grounds and could start on the project in just […]


Alex Cross Proves To Be Dud

by Ezekiel Walkeron October 30, 2012
Now that it’s been over a week, critics and fans alike have weighed in on Perry’s latest film, and the reviews have been less than stellar. Manohla Dargis of The New York Times was quoted saying “A grim, dispiritingly stupid waste of time, energy, money and talent, directed by Rob Cohen, this is the first […]

Blallywood Film Review: Alex Cross

by jesimieljon October 25, 2012
In this film, Perry packs up his curly gray wig and frumpy house dress to portray a sharply observant, righteous, and compassionate forensic psychologist and police detective. Dr. Alex Cross.  Sought out for his discerning eye, he leads a team of specially trained detectives to investigate difficult homicides.  Other players include his old school mother […]