Latest Tyler Perry News - Page 9


Fox Won Movie Role After Writer/director Almost Ran Him Down

Retired basketball superstar RICK FOX landed a part in TYLER PERRY's new movie when the writer/director almost ran over him on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles. Perry admits he'd just written a scene featuring Fox's...

Great Debaters Wins Top Image Award

The Great Debaters, directed by and starring Denzel Washington, has received the NAACP's 2007 Image award as best film of 2007. Washington, along with costars Jurnee Smollett and Forest Whitaker, also received acting awards for...

No. 1 With Bullets

The nation's box office recovered like gangbusters over the weekend, with the top film, American Gangster, hauling in $43.6 million and the No. 2 film, Bee Movie, $38 million. The figure for Gangster represented the...

Few Halloween Treats At Box Office

The Saw franchise committed its annual serial killing at the box office over the weekend before Halloween as Saw IV collected $31.8 million, according to final figures released Monday. Overall, the box office showed little...

Box Office Is Blood Sucked

Vampires had a field day at the box office over the weekend, leaving itnearly bloodless. Sony's 30 Days of Night took in $16 million andlast weekend's Why Did I Get Married?, $12 million, but they...

Tyler Perry Still Looking For Success Abroad

Tyler Perry, whose Why Did I Get Married? has grossed nearly $40 million over the past ten days, defying industry predictions, now intends to disprove the notion that movies with black-oriented themes can not do...

30 Days Sinks Its Fangs Into Serious Fare

Moviegoers turned their backs on serious dramas -- particularly those based on current news -- and instead opted for vampires and comedies over the weekend. Although a record eight films opened over the weekend, only...

B.o. Favorite Michael Clayton Winds Up In Fourth Place

Michael Clayton, which had been the odds-on favorite among movie pundits to win the weekend box-office crown, Not only didn't finish in first place -- it didn't even make third place, as studio estimates had...

Movie Reviews: Why Did I Get Married?

Why Did I Get Married?, although not previewed for critics, nevertheless got some positive reviews from them over the weekend. Jeanette Catsoulis in the New York Times called it "a beautifully shot (by Toyomichi Kurita),...

Married To The Top

Once again, Tyler Perry has had the last laugh. The writer-director-star, whose films are generally panned by critics and dismissed by box-office analysts, saw his latest comedy, Why Did I Get Married?, top the box...

Janet Jackson Comedy Tops Us Box Office

A new romantic comedy starring Janet Jackson has topped the US box office this week.Why Did I Get Married?, which looks at the strength of the relationships of eight college friends after rumours of one...

By on 15 October 2007

Janet Jackson Stuns With Number One Movie

JANET JACKSON and TYLER PERRY have pulled off a big surprise at the U.S. box office - by beating a slew of big-name Hollywood projects to the top of the box office with a sleeper...

Perry Plans His Own Family Values Channel

Actor/playwright TYLER PERRY is hatching plans to launch his own TV network aimed at providing a more positive outlook on life. The Diary Of A Mad Black Woman star is tired of seeing sex and...

House Of Payne Becomes Cable's Top-rated Sitcom

Tyler Perry, who astonished box-office analysts when his Diary of a Mad Black Woman, which cost $5 million to make, earned $50.4 million in theaters and its sequel, Madea's Family Reunion, brought in $63.3 million,...

Brown Returns For Tv Sitcom

Former XSCAPE singer TAMIKA BROWN is set to make a comeback on TV a decade after her R+B group split. The singer has signed on to star in TYLER PERRY's new sitcom MEET THE BROWNS,...

Jackson Joins Perry For New Picture

Pop star JANET JACKSON is returning to the big screen and starring opposite TYLER PERRY in his next film WHY DID I GET MARRIED? The film is based on Perry's play of the same name,...

Ghost Rider Back In Saddle Again

Sony's Ghost Rider, starring Nicolas Cage, galloped ahead of four new entries in the box-office race over the weekend, taking in an estimated $19.7 million in ticket sales, box-office trackers Media by Numbers said Sunday....

Something For Everybody At Box Office

Moviegoers, attracted by a variety of new films, including superhero action fare, fantasy kids flicks, comedy, and a spy thriller, flooded the box office in record numbers over the President's Day holiday. When the dust...

Ghost Rider Fires Up Box Office

Thumbing its nose at film critics, Ghost Rider blazed into more than 3,600 theaters over the four-day President's Day weekend and set a record for the holiday. The Nicolas Cage-starring film based on the Marvel...

Ghost Rider Sets Box Office On Fire

Box office analysts were marveling over the estimated $44.5 million that Sony's Ghost Rider, starring Nicolas Cage as the Marvel comics superhero, took in over the weekend. It was the most ever earned by a...

Ghost Rider Cruses To Top Of Us Box Office

NICOLAS CAGE's comic-book adaptation GHOST RIDER has set the US box office on fire delivering the biggest Hollywood opening this year (07) with $44.5 million (GBP23 million) takings. Debuting in second place with $22.1 million...

Perry Lands Houston Family On New Soundtrack Album

Actor/writer TYLER PERRY has landed a coup for the soundtrack of his new movie DADDY'S LITTLE GIRLS - the first song recorded by WHITNEY HOUSTON, her mother CISSY and aunt DIONNE WARWICK. THE HOUSTON FAMILY...

Abused Perry Reaches Out To Abused Football Star

Writer/actor TYLER PERRY has reached out to American football hero LAVERANUES COLES after learning that, like him, he's a victim of child abuse. THE DIARY OF A MAD BLACK WOMAN star felt compelled to contact...

Winfrey To Present Black Movie Awards

OPRAH WINFREY, KIMBERLY ELISE, ANGELA BASSETT and RUBY DEE will be presenters at Film Life's 2006 Black Movie Awards. Dee will present SPIKE LEE with the Ossie Davis Humanitarian Award for his work, including his...

Wolverine Is Top Franchise Star

X-MEN's violent mutant WOLVERINE has topped a poll of fictional power players, beating off stiff competition from boy wizard HARRY POTTER and comic book-hero-turned-movie icon SPIDER-MAN. The survey, conducted by Entertainment Weekly, sees HUGH JACKMAN's...

Mcconaughey + Parker's Love Film Rockets To The Top

MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY and SARAH JESSICA PARKER's critically-slammed new romantic comedy FAILURE TO LAUNCH has rocketed to the top of the US box office with a $24.6 million (GBP14.5 million) opening weekend take. The film beat...

Perry Still On Top At The Us Box Office

TYLER PERRY's urban comedy MADEA'S FAMILY REUNION is still stunning the US box office, claiming a second week at the top of the pile. The film only made $13 million (GBP7.6 million) in its second...

Perry Was Penniless And Living In A Car

Movie star TYLER PERRY has gone from rags to riches this century - six years ago he was living in his car, so it wouldn't be repossessed. The actor/writer, whose new film MADEA'S FAMILY...

Madea's Family Reunion Tops Us Box Office

DIARY OF A MAD BLACK WOMAN star TYLER PERRY's latest movie, MADEA'S FAMILY REUNION, shot straight to the top of the US box office with $30.25 (GBP17.8 million) in takings over the weekend. Based...

Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry Quick Links

News Pictures Video Film Footage Quotes RSS
Advertisement

Suggested

The 33 - Trailer

The 33 - Trailer

When a 100+ year-old copper & gold mine in Chile suffers considerable damage to the shaft due to a cave-in, the world's news is quick to report the...

Clarkson, Hammond And May To Launch New Motoring Show On Amazon Prime

Clarkson, Hammond And May To Launch New Motoring Show On Amazon Prime

The ex-'Top Gear' trio have a new home on Amazon Prime, and the as-yet-untitled show will be launching in 2016.

Zayn Malik Signs Solo Record Deal With RCA

Zayn Malik Signs Solo Record Deal With RCA

The 22 year old quit One Direction back in March, and is now making the first steps towards a solo career.

Advertisement
Ono And Bono Unveil Tapestry In New York Honouring John Lennon

Ono And Bono Unveil Tapestry In New York Honouring John Lennon

The artwork was unveiled to remember Lennon, who was assassinated in New York in 1980, his struggles to gain citizenship.

Airbnb Offers Soap Fans The Chance To Spend A Night On 'Neighbours' Set

Airbnb Offers Soap Fans The Chance To Spend A Night On 'Neighbours' Set

The winner will get to spend one AAA night on the set of the famous Aussie soap.

'New Dr. Dre Album' Set To Drop This Weekend, According To Ice Cube

'New Dr. Dre Album' Set To Drop This Weekend, According To Ice Cube

Surprise albums are becoming increasingly common in 2015, to the point where they’re failing...

Ben Affleck Denies Reports That He's Dating His Children's Ex-Nanny

Ben Affleck Denies Reports That He's Dating His Children's Ex-Nanny

Ben Affleck has denied the sensational report that he is a new relationship with his children’s ex-nanny...

Advertisement