TLC has set the cast for its first scripted drama series, Too Close To Home, written, directed and produced by Tyler Perry. Production began this week at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, and the premiere is slated for later this summer. Danielle Savre will star as Anna, while Heather Locklear and Matt Battaglia join as guest stars. Show More Summary
Tyler Perry Studios, which has a massive production facility in Atlanta and is planning another one at the site of the former Fort McPherson army base, is the latest entertainment company to come out swinging at the anti-gay “religious freedom… Read The post Tyler Perry Studios Blasts Georgia Anti-Gay Bill: ‘We Do Not Tolerate Bigotry’ appeared first on Towleroad.
Tyler Perry has joined the chorus of industry voices condemning the anti-gay bill in Georgia that threatens to condone faith-based group discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation. "At Tyler Perry Studios, we believe in inclusion and equality for all people," said a spokesperson for the studio, adding, "We do... More »
Atlanta-based Tyler Perry has added his voice to the Hollywood chorus urging Georgia's Governor not sign a bill that discriminates against the LGBT community into law. “At Tyler Perry Studios, we believe in inclusion and equality for...Show More Summary
Remember that joke from Top Five about the Tyler Perry Halloween movie, Boo! A Madea Halloween? Lionsgate did, and now they're making it an actual movie with the same exact title. Variety reports that the studio has set an October 21 opening date for the real-world film, which follows Perry's... More »
Here’s what Tyler Perry posted on his Facebook page yesterday, Oct 7, 2015: “4 months ago I bought Fort McPherson Army Base. It’s the future home of the new Tyler Perry Studios. I’ll keep you posted on the progress, but...
The man behind the Madea franchise and the biggest series on OWN took to social media tonight to confirm that the shuttered Army base that he bought this year will be the future home of Tyler Perry Studios: 4 months ago I bought Fort McPherson Army Base. Show More Summary
The sale of the bulk of Fort McPherson to Atlanta film mogul Tyler Perry is now a done deal after a year's worth of delays, criticism, and legal challenges. As many people celebrated the U.S. Supreme Court's landmark same-sex marriage...Show More Summary
Tyler Perry’s $10 Million Sexual Harassment Lawsuit Tyler Perry is dissing his former employee’s $10 million dollar lawsuit accusing him of allowing sexual harassment to take place at his Georgia studio — claiming the disgruntled man is a LIAR who
In the May 28 issue of CL, guest columnist Matt Garbett critiqued the decision to sell off much of Fort McPherson, the 487-acre former military base in southwest Atlanta, to Tyler Perry Studios. The filmmaker wants to buy 330 acres for a film studio complex.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
A former employee of Tyler Perry who was was once accused of stalking the filmmaker has filed a sexual harassment lawsuit against the movie mogul, his studio company, and a former supervisor. Joshua Sole, who worked at TPS for three months in 2014, also accuses Perry of libeling him in a Facebook post.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Über producer Tyler Perry is facing a lawsuit that is causing many a side-eye! A man who Perry once claimed was stalking him has now filed a suit against Tyler Perry Studios and Tyler himself. The handsome young man, a former employee...Show More Summary
The Griswolds go on the road, Tyler Perry's studio goes on the market, and NeNe Leakes goes off the rails in this week’s Atlanta News Roundup. Trailer for Atlanta-Filmed “Vacation” Remake Is ReleasedThe Griswolds are on the road again, though since Chevy Chase is now closer in age to Imogene Coca’s Aunt Edna, Ed Helms will be in the driver's seat. Show More Summary
Tyler Perry's efforts to buy the bulk of Fort McPherson and build a massive movie studio have not gone smoothly. The Atlanta filmmaker's deal to buy hundreds of acres of the former military base has faced some public backlash, a negotiation process complicated by the U.S. Army, and other issues.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Atlanta is a great city to live in — it’s definitely the “up and poppin” area to be in for the entertainment industry. We’ve got Tyler Perry studios, we’ve got Turner, we’ve got CNN, and there are Bravo shows too – there’s always a red carpet or other celebrity event. So I was excited when...
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According to the AJC and WSB-TV, Tyler Perry is reportedly backing out of a $30 million deal to buy 330 acres at Ft. McPherson and will instead build a film production studio in Douglas County. They're going off the word of one source with "direct knowledge" about the deal.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
AJC: Tyler Perry Studios Plans To Pull Out Of The "Fort McPherson Redevelopment Project", Instead Plans To Develop Upon The Land In Douglas County That It Had Previously Purchased ANALYSIS - Sarcastic But THE TRUTH You are NOT goingShow More Summary
Tyler Perry has a bisexual boo? Last week we reported one of Tyler Perry’s employees wanted a one-on-one meeting with the mogul so badly that he refused to take no for an answer and allegedly crawling his way through Tyler’s
Tyler Perry took to Facebook Friday to describe a stalking-type incident involving a former employee at his studio in Atlanta, according to the New York Daily News. In the post, called “Scary Situation,” which has since been removed, Perry said a man barricaded himself in an office because he wanted to meet the filmmaker.