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Tyler was born under the official name Jr., Emmitt Perry on September 14th, 1969. He has been a credited actor since the 2005 film Diary of a Mad Black Woman.
Tyler Perry is among a small handful of elite super star actors with global appeal. He has starred in fourteen films including the 2012 action film Alex Cross as the character Alex Cross, the 2012 comedy movie Madea's Witness Protection playing Brian and the 2012 comedy release Madea's Witness Protection cast as Joe.
Tyler is a dependable supporting cast member. He has appeared in four films including: the 2014 drama film Gone Girl as the character Tanner Bolt, the 2005 comedy movie Diary of a Mad Black Woman playing Joe and the 2005 comedy release Diary of a Mad Black Woman cast as Madea.
His most commercially successful project to date has been the 2012 comedy film Madea's Witness Protection, which brought in $66,000,000 at the box office.
Tyler Perry has directed on numerous occassions including: Madea's Family Reunion (2006), Why Did I Get Married? (2007) and Daddy's Little Girls (2007). In 2005 Tyler Perry produced his first movie, the comedy film Diary of a Mad Black Woman. Since then he went on to produce twelve movies including: Diary of a Mad Black Woman (2005) and Madea's Family Reunion (2006) among others .
Tyler is a fan favorite, having been interviewed in over two publications and featured in twenty magazine articles.