Tyler Perry

As expected, Tyler Perry cleaned up big at the 42nd Annual NAACP Image Awards. The actor and director, famous for his cross-dressing Madea character, had more nominations in the categories of film and television than anyone else. WBW: Jeff Redd On Making, “You Called And Told Me” [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO] While he didn’t get much love […]

Los Angeles– Tyler Perry’s “For Colored Girls” dominated last night’s NAACP Image Awards; winning the best picture, director and supporting-actress prizes. Halle Berry won the outstanding actress prize “Frankie & Alice,” and also shared a heartfelt acceptance speech about achieving her childhood dream. Also read: 25 Reasons We Love Blaxploitation Films

With the obvious lack of any people of color at the Oscars last night, all eyes are on black filmmakers to deliver some Oscar quality films. So when we saw the newest trailer for Tyler Perry‘s Madea’s Big Happy Family, we quickly came to the conclusions that it will be a shut out for black […]

As a fitting close to Black History Month, actor Idris Elba was the featured speaker for the Lens Project’s “Artist Spotlight” series. Held at the Paul Robeson Center of Rutgers University’s Newark campus this past Thursday evening, the lecture was moderated by Ms. Baraka Sele, the current Assistant Vice President of Programming of the New […]

How many times have you sat down to watch a movie and cringed at incredibly cheesy line of dialogue?  It’s happened to us all.

Tyler Perry‘s latest film, Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Big Happy Family, hits theaters in April, and we’ve finally taken a look at the film’s trailer.  The cross-dressing Perry reprises his role as Madea in the latest film in the franchise.

The trailer for Tyler Perry’s latest film, “Madea’s Big Happy Family,” has just been released. The movie, which stars Perry, himself, Loretta Devine, Lauren London and Bow Wow, hits theaters April 22. Here’s a synopsis of the film: Madea jumps into action when her niece, Shirley (Loretta Divine), receives distressing news about her health. All […]

Los Angeles– Tyler Perry’s next role will be Alex Cross, a precocious detective which was previously played by Morgan Freeman in the 1990s. The character Cross, who was created by best selling author James Patterson has been a reoccurring character in “Kiss The Girls” and “Along Came a Spider.”

Tyler Perry is teaming with director Rob Cohen to star in a new on-screen adaptation of the popular Alex Cross detective series. Morgan Freeman has starred in two previous films (Along Came A Spider and Kiss The Girls ) based on the books by James Patterson. According to TheHollywoodReporter an indie version of the film […]

Add detective to Tyler Perry’s resume…Tyler Perry has signed on to play the role of Alex Cross the crime-solving detective in James Patterson’s seemingly never-ending series of popular novels — in a new movie called “I, Alex Cross.” The character was previously played by Morgan Freeman in “Kiss The Girls”and “Along Came A Spider.” The […]