Tyler Perry vs Oprah Winfrey

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Director/ProducerDirector/Producer
Director/Producer, Entrepreneur, Personality, Philanthropist
Net worth 2018
$2.67 Billion
Other
Industry
Celebrity
Residence
Kosciusko, Mississippi, United States
United States
Country
United States
13/09/1969
BirthDay
29/01/1954
Height
1.69 m
Education
Bachelor of Arts / Science, Tennessee State University
NET WORTH STATISTIC
TIMELINE
2019

The TV deal begins May 2019, as he is still under contract to OWN

2017

In September 2017, Perry purchased a house in Mulholland Estates, a gated community in Los Angeles

2016

In mid January 2016, Perry started filming his seventeenth film, and ninth within the Madea franchise, Boo! A Madea Halloween

2015

His first animated movie Madea's Tough Love was released on DVD January 20, 2015

2014

On November 30, 2014, Perry's girlfriend Gelila Bekele gave birth to his son Aman Tyler Perry

2013

In 2013, his company, ETPC LLC, purchased around 1,100 acres (4

2012

On October 2, 2012, Perry struck an exclusive multi-year partnership with Oprah Winfrey and her Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN)

2011

"Goldie Taylor, of The Grio and MSNBC, stated in an April 21, 2011 NPR All Things Considered interview regarding Perry's target audience: "I don't think Tyler Perry is talking to Touré

2010

In August 2010, it was reported that he had purchased Dean Gardens, a 58-acre (23 ha) estate in the Atlanta suburb of Johns Creek

2009

"On December 8, 2009, Perry's mother, Willie Maxine Perry, died at age 64, following an illness

2008

The Writers Guild of America, West has filed unfair labor practice charges with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), alleging that Perry's production company, House of Payne, unlawfully fired four writers in October 2008 in retaliation for their trying to get a union contract

2007

Reruns were played through December 2007 before the second season began

2006

Despite praising Perry in 2006, director Spike Lee criticized his work in 2009, stating "Each artist should be allowed to pursue their artistic endeavors but I still think there is a lot of stuff out today that is 'coonery buffoonery'

2005

In 2005, Forbes reported that he had sold "more than $100 million in tickets, $30 million in videos of his shows and an estimated $20 million in merchandise", and "the 300 live shows he produces each year are attended by an average of 35,000 people a week"

1998

In 1998, at age 28, he succeeded in retooling the play and restaging it in Atlanta, first at the House of Blues, then at the Fox Theatre

1990

Around 1990, Perry moved to Atlanta, where two years later I Know I've Been Changed was first performed at a community theater, financed by the 22-year-old Perry's $12,000 life savings

1969

; September 13, 1969) is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker, writer, and songwriter, specializing in the gospel genre