Tyler Perry

American Actor Tyler Perry

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Tyler Perry (born Emmitt Perry, Jr.; September 13, 1969) is an African-American actor, director, playwright, screenwriter, producer, author, and songwriter. Already a successful artist in Southern theater, Perry began to make national celebrity status in 2005 with the release of his first film, Diary of a Mad Black Woman. In 2009, Perry was ranked by Forbes magazine as the sixth highest-paid man in Hollywood. He has won critical praise for playing Madea, a mentally strong woman who handles adversity with optimism and happiness; his critically acclaimed portrayal of her in the award-winning "Madea" series has caused him to be one of the most respected black actors in Hollywood. As of July 2009, Perry's films had grossed nearly $400 million worldwide.

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Age 49
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
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  • Director
  • Writer
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Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
2019 Tyler Perry's A Madea Family Funeral United States Madea / Joe / Brian / Heathrow Actor, Director, Writer 4.00
2018 Nobody's Fool United States Director, Writer 0.00
2018 Acrimony United States Director, Writer 0.00
2018 Vice United States Colin Powell Actor 0.00
2014 Gone Girl United States Tanner Bolt Actor 0.00

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