He moved to Atlanta in 1990 and after two years I Know I’ve Been Changed was performed at a community theater. When he was 28 years old, Tyler retooled and restaged the play in Atlanta’s House of Blue Theatre. By 2005 Tyler had became very famous and Forbes reported in 2005 that the play had sold more than 0 million in tickets, million in videos and million in merchandise.
Perry signed with Lions Gate Entertainment which co-produces and distributes his films.
He has bagged many nominations for MTV Awards, Image Awards, Black Reel Awards and Black Movie Awards. In order to get away from his father’s beating, Tyler once attempted suicide.
He then directed the movie, The Single Moms Club which was released on 14 January 2009.
After agreeing an exclusive multi-year partnership with The Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) on October2, 2012, Tyler featured his drama series named The Haves and the Have Nots and the sitcom Love Thy Neighbor.
Perry keeps hold of full copyright ownership under the corporate name Very Perry Films.
Perry produced his first film named Diary of a Mad Black Woman for which he received a .5 million budget and earned .6 million domestically.
He then went on to act as Starfleet Academy commandant Admiral Barnett in Star Trek as per the request of director J. Then on April 2 2010, the sequel to “Why Did I Get Married? Then again he released his next film “Good Deeds” which was written, directed and starred by him.
On March 29 2013, Tyler released his thirteenth film named Temptation: Confession of a Marriage Counselor.Then in 2006 Tyler and Tyra Banks were spotted dining out together which sparked rumors of an alleged romance.Both the parties denied it but the “hanging out together” carried on and so did the rumors.The multi talented Tyler Perry is well known for creating and performing in drag the prominent Madea character who is a lofty and thuggish tough elderly woman.Perry is an eminent American director, screenwriter, play writer, producer, author and an actor.Tyler Perry stands tall at the height of 6 feet 5 inches and is hefty looking.