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17 Jan. 2017

Tyler Perry to Receive Fifth Annual People’s Choice Award for Favorite Humanitarian


The People’s Choice Awards announced today that Tyler Perry will receive the fifth annual People’s Choice Award for Favorite Humanitarian.   Perry was chosen as this year’s honoree in recognition of his efforts to change lives all over the world for the better. With the help of the Tyler Perry Foundation he has donated millions […]

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29 Sep. 2016

OWN Delivers!


OWN Ranks as the #1 Cable Network in Prime for African-American Women and Total Viewers, 3rd Quarter 2016 “Greenleaf” and “Queen Sugar” among top new scripted cable series in 2016 for women OWN is Tuesday Night’s #1 Cable Network for Women 25-54 Tyler Perry Series “The Haves and the Have Nots” and “If Loving You […]

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31 May. 2016

Tyler Perry talks: fatherhood, fear & fame


Tyler Perry is a “Ninja” in his own right. Ninja – a person who excels in a particular skill or activity Turtles unite and save the world or so is the rallying cry of Michelangelo, Donatello, Leonardo and Raphael: the beloved masked heroines lovingly known as the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, out of the shadows, […]

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16 Dec. 2015

OWN’s 2016


OWN, The Oprah Winfrey Network rolls out new programming and returning series. The January 2016 slate includes: IT’S NOT YOU, IT’S MEN Series Premiere Saturday, January 23 (9 p.m. – 10 p.m. ET/PT) “It’s Not You, It’s Men” features international movie star and platinum recording artist, Tyrese Gibson, and hip-hop icon and reality star, Rev […]

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21 Sep. 2015

Glamorous EMMYs, eloquent history


      Oh, what a night!    Adding another footnote to history, Viola Davis and Regina King received well-deserved EMMY awards for their performances respectively, in the ABC dramas, Shonda Rhimes’ “How To Get Away With Murder” and “American Crime” from Oscar winner John Ridley IV (Best Screenplay, 12 Years a Slave).         […]

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07 Sep. 2015

Fall on OWN, new episodes


Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) kicks off the Fall season with brand new episodes of their acclaimed slate including Tyler Perry’s comedy series “For Better or Worse” at 9 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. ET/PT on Fridays.  A new season of “Iyanla: Fix My Life” returns to the Saturday lineup at 9 p.m. ET/PT, with Iyanla’s three-part […]

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01 Jul. 2015

OWN sets new record with Tyler Perry’s HAHN


OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network’s season premiere of “The Haves and the Have Nots” set a new network record with 3.3 million total viewers – the most-watched season premiere in network history–also the highest-rated telecast in series history among the network’s core W25-54 demo (2.80 rating). The season opener of the one-hour drama follows the tangled lives of […]

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23 Jan. 2015

Loving It!


Tyler Perry’s “The Haves and the Have Nots” follows the complicated dynamic between the rich and powerful Cryer family and the hired help who work in their opulent mansion set in Savannah, Georgia.  The series stars John Schneider (“Dukes of Hazzard”) and Tika Sumpter (“Gossip Girl”). This intense drama offers a full spectrum of perspectives […]

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18 Jul. 2014

New Tyler Perry TV Show on OWN


The combination of Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry continues a yield of original programming for OWN (Oprah Winfrey Network), the cable channel now in its fourth year and attracting new audiences, due in significant part to the shows Perry has developed.  Tuesday, September 9, Perry’s latest primetime drama, IF LOVING YOU IS WRONG, debuts on […]

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05 Jun. 2014

Perry and Winfrey expand network’s lineup


The shows just keep on coming!  Tyler Perry expands programming content on OWN with new drama, “If Loving You Is Wrong,” premiering September 2014. OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network recently announced the principal cast of the renamed television drama “If Loving You is Wrong” (former working title: “Single Mom’s Club”) from prolific writer, director, producer Tyler […]

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