The unidentified two White officers, whom film mogul Tyler Perry (pictured) accused of racial profiling in February, have been cleared of any wrongdoing, according to the findings of an internal investigation that were released on Tuesday, reports CNN. RELATED: Was Tyler Perry Racially Profiled Or Harassed? In a lengthy Facebook posting, Perry provided his followers with the details of his […]

On April 1st, Tyler Perry took to Facebook to express what he felt was a clear case of racial profiling during a recent traffic stop by the Atlanta Police Department. SEE ALSO: The Roots of Clarence Thomas’ Black Burden Tyler Perry: Police Racially Profiled Me Perry says he often looks in his rearview mirror to […]


ATLANTA (AP) — No presidential candidate worth his chauffeured SUV has reached his personal zenith without this: celebrities to vouch for them. They are the glam and glitter of political campaigns, sure to turn even jaded political operatives into fawning celeb watchers. Nobody commands the nexus of stardom and politics more than President Barack Obama. […]

Editor’s Note: This is the final installment of a two-part opinion series on Spike Lee’s criticisms of the film industry and Tyler Perry’s complicated relationship with black moviegoers. Yesterday’s installment focused on why Terrell Jermaine Starr feels Spike Lee’s recent outbursts make the film producer a certified hater. SEE ALSO: Romney Fights Back Is Obama […]

By Clutch Magazine Last week George Lucas made waves when he took to The Daily Show to explain why it took 23 years to make the upcoming film Red Tails about the Tuskegee Airmen. According to Lucas, only one thing stood in the way of the historical action flick reaching movie screens: money. SEE ALSO: […]

Who says prisoners don’t have any rights? A jailbird by the name of Shamont Lyle Sapp, who is reportedly serving time for multiple bank robberies, is suing Jamie Foxx, Tyler Perry and a number of other parties for apparently stealing his movie ideas, TMZ reports. SEE ALSO: How Ron Paul Helps Obama In case you […]

Ever since Tyler Perry appeared as the cross-dressing grandma character, Madea, people have speculated on the filmmaker’s sexuality. RELATED: Relationship Lessons From Black Film And despite word that Perry is to engaged to an Ethiopian model, rumors that he is gay continue to surface. A piece published  today by Madamenoir takes the Tyler Perry gay […]

A writer claims that director Tyler Perry was supported by drug money during his rise to fame, in a new book titled “Never Would Have Made It: The Rise of Tyler Perry.” See also: Man Robs 7-Eleven Dressed As Gumby See also: Black Friday: Target Shoppers Step Over Man As He Collapses, Dies


In this week’s Newsweek, producer/director Tyler Perry has penned an open letter to one of the alleged victims of Jerry Sandusky in the scandal that has rocked Penn State University and the entire country: SEE ALSO: The Sex Addiction Epidemic I don’t know your name, but I know your face. I don’t know your journey, […]

After fans reacted with their displeasure about Tyler Perry’s recent decision to cast Kim Kardashian in his upcoming movie, “The Mariage Counselor,” Perry has written an open letter to them defending her as a role model. See Also: Visit The MLK Memorial In Washington D.C See Also: Susan Lucci Says Don’t Blame Me I said to one […]

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To use recent vernacular, I can say that Rev. Al Sharpton is not a “Proper negro.” But he is a very smart negro. Tyler Perry is also not a proper negro, just a very rich negro. I personally don’t consider myself to be as smart as Sharpton and I know I’m not as rich as Perry. […]

Rev. Al Sharpton‘s National Action Network honored actor, producer and director, Tyler Perry last Wednesday at their Triumph Awards. Sharpton would call Tyler Perry’s, critics “proper negroes” who don’t understand regular Black folk. Writer Says Tyler Perry Movies Are “Cinematic Malt Liquor” Tyler Perry Is The Richest Man In Hollywood The Washington Post reports: Sharpton […]