Tyler Perry: Movies, Studios, Wife, Son, Madea, Age

The greatest success for a man is to live above the things that would destroy him and take his life away from all of his terrible experiences.

Without the name of Tyler Perry, the list of multi-talented Americans is not complete. He is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker, writer, and songwriter.

If you have seen the Madea character in most of the Black American movies, then you would recognize the talented star, Tyler Perry.

He is profoundly known for his Madea character and additionally, his contributions to the entertainment industry has furnished him a fruitful journey along the way.

Here, we will explore concerning details on Tyler Perry about his child and girlfriend as well as his career, read the following article.

Tyler Perry
Tyler Perry

Quick Facts about Tyler Perry

Full Name Tyler Perry
Net Worth $ 600 million
Date Of Birt September 13, 1969
Place Of Birth New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Age 49 years six months
Profession American actor, comedian, filmmaker, writer, and songwriter.
Height 6 feet 5 inches (1.96m)
Ethnicity African-American
Son Aman Tyler Perry

Short Description

Tyler Perry is a multi-talented artist; he is an actor, comedian, filmmaker, writer, and songwriter of the United States.

He has produced several TV-shows, his best being ‘Tyler Perry’s House of Payne.’ In the musical’ I Know I’ve been changed’ he additionally directed, produced and performed in 1992.

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Early Life & Education

Tyler Perry was born as Emmitt Perry Jr. on September 13, 1969, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The name of his mother is Willie Maxine Perry, and his father is Emmitt Perry Sr. Altogether he has three siblings in his family. He had a harsh infantry as he was being abused for years.

In the 2010s, a DNA trial which Perry took indicated that Emmitt Sr. was not his biological father. He has an American citizen. Also, he belongs to African-American ethnicity.

Perry did not finish high school when he talked about his education; he got a GED.

Professional Career

Perry first moved to Atlanta in 1990, and two years after, he performed at a community theater’ I know I’ve been changed’ for the first time. He subsequently continued to produce new productions on stage.

Finally, in part from his stage productions ticketing, he raised a $5.5 million budget to fund his first film ‘ Mad Black Woman Daily.’

Tyler Perry
Tyler Perry

In 2006, Perry assumed the leading role in the’ Madea Family Reunion.’ Also, the same year in Atlanta he founded his film and studio. Among others, he has featured in different films and Tv series such as ‘Love Thy Neighbor,’ ‘The Haves and the Have Nots,’ ‘If Loving You Is Wrong,’ ‘Too Close to Home,’ ‘For Better or Worse,’ ‘Meet the Browns.’

In total, as a writer, he has over 40 credits. Moreover, as director, he has more than 40 credits and as the producer, over 40 credits. He has also appeared throughout his career in more than 40 films and television series.

Besides working in show business, the best-selling book’ Make a Black Woman Take Off Her Earrings: Madea’s Uninhibited‘ was written in 2006 by Perry.

Awards & Achievements

In 2009, for’ The Family That Preys,’ Perry won the Movies for Grown-up Award. He was nominated for the Hollywood Awards in 2014 for the movie “A Madea Christmas.”

Also, the EDA Award, the Black Movie Award, the Black Reel Award, and the COFCA Award, the GFCA Award and the Gold Derby Award are some of the other awards he has won over the years. ⠀

Tyler Perry
Tyler Perry

In addition, AAFCA Award, BET Comedy Award, Black Film Critics Circle Awards, Black Movie Award, CinemaCon Award, BSFC Award, Image Award, among others, are awards which he has received during his career.

Net Worth

The current pay of Perry has not been revealed. Nevertheless, Perry has a net value estimated at approximately 600 million dollars.

As of 2019, Tyler Perry has an estimated nett worth of $ 600 million.

Married Life of Tyler Perry -Wife & Kids

For a short period, Tyler Perry dated American actress Tasha Smith. He has been in an on and off relationship with Ethiopian Model Gelila Bekele since 2007.

It was publicly announced in September 2014 that they were expecting their first child. The couple gave birth to their first child a son Aman Tyler Perry in November 2014.

Tyler Perry
Tyler Perry with Gelila Bekele.

The future of his relationship with Bekele was promptly not well discussed by Perry.

Rumors & Controversy

Perry had become a part of a controversy following the defense of Pastor Joel Osteen, who fell victim to the Hurricane Harvey catastrophe by accusing him of closing off his 16,800 people Lakewood Church.

Also, due to his dustup with Mo’Nique, he also became part of another controversy. Furthermore, his film ‘ Madea’ has also been backlashed numerously. There are no rumors about Perry and his career at the moment.

Height & Body Measurements

While concerning about Tyler Perry’s body measurement, he stands tall at the height of 6 feet 5 inches or 196 cm.

He weighs approximately 102 kg or 225 lbs. Moreover, the color of his hair is black, and his eye color is dark brown.

Social Media Profile

Tyler Perry is active over social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter as well as Instagram.

He has a massive number of followers on his social accounts. He has more than 5.73 million followers on Twitter.

Also, he has more than 3.8 million followers on Instagram. Likewise, his Facebook page has more than 13.2 million followers.

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