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About a "Girl" Who Refused to Just Shut up and Take Orders

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Rest in Peace: Tyler Perry's Mother Dead at 64

  • Tyler Perry's mother, Willie Maxine Perry, died on Tuesday. She was 64. The 40-year-old film mogul announced the news on his Website. Tyler had spoken lovingly about his mother in interviews over the... Read More
  • Posted Dec 9th, 2009 by Jawn Murray in BV Buzz | Comments (40)
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The Truth About Tyler Perry Doing 'Love Jones' Remake

  • Recently, a story circulated in the rumor mill that hit-making filmmaker Tyler Perry was looking to do a remake of the urban romantic classic film 'Love Jones.' An unconfirmed report stated... Read More
  • Posted Feb 25th, 2011 by Wilson Morales in BV on Movies | Comments (52)
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Fresh Face: Disney's First Black Princess Covers Essence

  • Known for constantly rotating the same half dozen stars on their covers – typically Gabrielle Union, Mary J. Blige, Nia Long, Tyler Perry, Beyonce and Mo'Nique – Essence magazine has... Read More
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'Are We There Yet?': TBS Banks on the Black Family Sitcom

  • With the arrival of the new TBS show, 'Are We There Yet?' the black community is getting another option for network television viewing. We all know that black shows are rare these days, with few... Read More
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Tyler Perry's Mother Dies: Madea Character was Based on His Mom

  • Filmmaker Tyler Perry received some bad news Tuesday. Perry's mother, Maxine Perry, died at the age of 64. On his website, Perry made a brief announcement of his mother's death:"Willie Maxine... Read More
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Tyler Perry Dominates NAACP Image Awards Nominations

  • The 42nd NAACP Image Awards nominations were unveiled today and, as expected, Tyler Perry dominated the categories in both the film and television. 'For Colored Girls' led the pack with seven... Read More
  • Posted Jan 12th, 2011 by Wilson Morales in BV Newswire | Comments (9)
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Check Out Official 'Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family' Poster

  • After spoofing other films such as 'The Godfather,' 'Black Swan,' True Grit,' and 'The King's Speech,' writer-director Tyler Perry finally released the official poster to 'Tyler Perry's Madea's... Read More
  • Posted Feb 12th, 2011 by Wilson Morales in BV on Movies | Comments (4)
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Tyler Perry Downplayed in Marketing of 'For Colored Girls'

  • Unlike many of his previous films, you will not see the name "Tyler Perry" plastered broadly across the marketing materials for his coming project, 'For Colored Girls.' Perry will be credited in the... Read More
  • Posted Nov 2nd, 2010 by Alexis Stodghill in BV on Money | Comments (12)
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'Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself' Debuts Atop DVD Charts

  • Although his next film isn't set for release until April, Tyler Perry continues to make noise with his last one. 'Tyler Perry's I Can Do Bad All By Myself' debuted at number one on the DVD charts,... Read More
  • Posted Jan 21st, 2010 by Wilson Morales in BV on Movies | Comments (8)
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'Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family' Hits the Big Screen in 2011

  • Lionsgate has announced that director-producer Tyler Perry will reprise his signature role as the straight-shooting Madea in 'Tyler Perry's Madea's Big Happy Family.' The film is adapted from his new... Read More
  • Posted Apr 28th, 2010 by Wilson Morales in BV on Movies | Comments (24)

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