"If Madea helped him get here, I don't see the harm," Michael Ealy told ESSENCE.
The acclaimed director, who just celebrated the opening of his 330-acre studio in Atlanta, said he can't just up and leave Georgia over the bill.
The actress refuses to work in the state after it passed the fetal abortion law.
The brunch was the final event at Tyler Perry Studio's historic opening weekend celebrations.
Love was front and center during this star-studded evening of Black excellence.
Everyone was there: Oprah Winfrey, Cicely Tyson, Ava DuVernay, Patti LaBelle, ESSENCE.
It looks like Hollywood’s elite have traded in red carpets for page turning.
BET viewers will see the steamy melodrama that made Perry a household name.
Racquel Bailey's billboard stunt paid off after catching the eye of Perry, who recently cast her in his upcoming BET show 'Sistas.'
The show follows a group of single Black women from different walks of life who bond over their complicated dating lives, among other things.
Tyler Perry Reveals The Racist History Behind His Atlanta Studio And Why He Hopes It'll Inspire Black Creatives
During his acceptance speech at the 2019 BET Awards, the acclaimed director revealed the truth behind the land Tyler Perry Studios was built on in Atlanta.
Othniel Innis, 58, is facing murder charges after police say he shot and killed his girlfriend, Tynesha Evans, at a bank over the weekend.
"I'm very, very proud of the women that I write," Perry told ESSENCE.
“To have the Queen Bey pay homage to Madea—come on, man!” Tyler told ESSENCE exclusively.
King has pledged to only produce projects that include 50% women in the next two years.
Tis the season to save some coins!
We also asked the others stars of Tyler Perry's new comedy, "Nobody's Fool," Whoopi Goldberg and Amber Riley to dish on which celebrity they'd pretend to be if they catfished someone.