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  1. PHOTOS: Sophia Vergara & Joe Maganiello Tie the Knot in Fantasy WeddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... television network Univisin in the late 1990s. She soon appeared in such films as Four Brothers (2005) and two Tyler Perry films-Meet the Browns (2008) and Madea Goes to Jail (2009), receiving an ALMA Award nomination for the latter. Vergara's ...


  2. Is Cookie Sleeping With the Enemy on 'Empire'? Find Out What's Coming Up NextRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | ETonline

    ... It's the second time Henson and Rodriguez have played romantic counterparts, the two starred together in Tyler Perry's 2009 film I Can Do Bad All by Myself . "Cookie, she's oblivious," Henson says of her character. "And I like that, because we are ...


  3. Former teen star Tiffany Evans 'confident and ready' for a comebackRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 4 | Los Angeles Times

    After breaking out as a vocal prodigy in talent competitions such as "Showtime at the Apollo" and "Star Search," the Bronx-born singer landed a deal at Columbia Records by the time she was 10. Roles in films such as Tyler Perry's "Diary of a Mad Black Woman" and "Tarzan 2" folllowed as she was being developed into the next R&B teenage idol. And when Evans' self-titled debut was released in 2008, it had all the makings of a hit.


  4. Actress Tasha Smith headed to Atlanta for two day acting workshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | Examiner.com

    ... exercises and more. "Tasha Smith is well known to Atlanta," said Major. "She is best known locally for the Tyler Perry productions she has been casted in such as 'Why Did I Get Married?' and 'Why Did I Get Married, Too?'. She's also had roles in ...


  5. Prudential Teams with American Black Film Festival for Tasha Smith's Actor's WorkshopRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... film production." An NAACP Image Award nominee, Smith is a Camden, NJ native, and is well-known for her roles in Tyler Perry 's "Why Did I Get Married?" film series and the hit television show "Empire." For more information about the TSAW program, ...


  6. Hellur! The Five Best Madea Films to Watch Before Tyler Perry's New Show Hits DenverRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2015 | Denver Westword

    A lot of ink has been spilled discussing the cinematic oeuvre of Tyler Perry, whose gospel-infused morality tales leave critics cold but do so well with audiences that they've afforded Perry the chance to be an auteur - a creative who has absolute control over every one of his endeavors. And Perry's got a tough cookie of a character to thank for that.


  7. Rebecca Ferguson in talks for 'Snowman'Read the original story

    Oct 15, 2015 | The Daily Star

    ... the idea was to make a series similar to the Alex Cross films that have starred Morgan Freeman and most recently Tyler Perry. Ferguson is riding high after her breakout performance in "Mission: Impossible-Rogue Nation," having already landed a lead ...


  8. Tyler Perry Sued Over Good Deeds MovieRead the original story

    Oct 9, 2015 | WENN Blog

    Actor/director Tyler Perry is facing a $70 million lawsuit over his Good Deeds movie. Author Terri Strickland alleges the Gone Girl star stole the idea for his film from her book Bad Apples Can Be Good Fruit, after she mailed a copy of the novel to his Atlanta, Georgia office in 2008.


  9. Tyler Perry Sued Over Good Deeds MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... and Thandie Newton. Strickland tells Bossip.com, "I definitely want to have my day in court. I found out that Tyler Perry himself said he wrote the movie. Hopefully he can answer in a court of law." In addition to the $70 million in damages, ...


  10. 'Empire' star to give actors workshop at Tuskegee UniversityRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... renowned speakers, artists and cultural events. Smith is best known for her memorable portrayal of Angela in Tyler Perry's box office hits, "Why Did I Get Married?" and its sequel, "Why Did I Get Married, Too?" alongside Janet Jackson and Jill ...


  11. "Empire" star to hold free actors workshop at Tuskegee UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | WTVM

    ... events. Smith portrays Carol Hardaway on "Empire." She is best known for her memorable portrayal of Angela in Tyler Perry's box office hits, "Why Did I Get Married?" and its sequel, "Why Did I Get Married, Too?" alongside Janet Jackson and Jill ...


  12. Actor Dawan Owens took unusual path to TV roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... dude who's been blessed to be around the right people and who knows when to listen." Owens, who stars in the OWN Tyler Perry soap "If Loving You Is Wrong," grew up in Baltimore and came to Pitt and walked onto the football and baseball teams. "I ...


  13. Review: Tyler Perry a force of nature as 'Madea'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    In this film publicity image released by Lionsgate, Tyler Perry portrays Madea in a scene from "Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family." A sustained crowd roar filled the Palace Theatre on Thursday night when entertainment titan Tyler Perry hustled across the stage in a baggy floral dress and steel-gray wig during his first entrance as the title character in Perry's new play, "Madea on the Run."


  14. Empire Season 2 adds Vivica Fox to star as Cookie's other sisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... Entertainment Weekly released the news on Thursday Sept. 10 that in addition to "Carol" the sister played by Tyler Perry's Why Did I Get Married actress, Tasha Smith; Fox is set to play the eldest sister to appear in episode 8. According the site, ...


  15. REVIEW: Gladys Knight goes from Pips to pooped, O'Jays older but ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2015 | The Morning Call

    ... in the mix with the background singers. On "I Hope You Dance," the Lee Ann Womack song Knight covered for the Tyler Perry movie "I Can Do Bad All By Myself," she had her background singers envelop her, except for when she held a low, soft note. On ...


  16. Tyler Perry's $25 million Atlanta mansion up for sale: Peek insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    The trajectory of Tyler Perry's life has taken him from struggling playwright to Hollywood power broker, with a body of work that includes such films as "Madea's Family Reunion" and the TV show "The Haves and Have Nots." Now his Atlanta mansion is in the spotlight, on the market with a pricetag of $25 million.


  17. Hollywood Notables to Get Real about Love, Faith & Careers at MegaFest's Girl TalkRead the original story

    Aug 18, 2015 | KXVO

    ... Queens native is actively concerned about local issues affecting her community; is best known for her roles in Tyler Perry TV series "For Better Or Worse" and "Meet the Browns," and films such as "Couples Retreat," "Jumping the Broom," "Why Did I ...


  18. Box Office Report; 'Straight Outta Compton' Makes History at the Box OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2015 | Movies.com

    ... list is not Antoine Fuqua, Tim Story or George Tillman, Jr. but everyone's favorite Ed Wood (next to Uwe Boll), Tyler Perry. At least as opening weekends are concerned. His fans for a long while would flock to open his films well despite almost none ...


  19. Gospel Explosion coming to NJPACRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    ... be hosted by comedian/actor David Mann. TELL ME MORE: David Mann is known for his crazy exploits on the defunct Tyler Perry series "Meet the Browns," as well as in Perry's movies and plays and a BET reality show, "It's a Mann's World." His wife, ...


  20. Is Lance Gross Our New Green Lantern Or Is He Just Self-Promoting?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... I was thrilled when he was in the running for Luke Cage and I have been a fan of his going way back to his first Tyler Perry movie, where he absolutely held his own against Angela Bassett in Meet the Browns back in 2008. And say what you will about ...