TV

Tyler Perry


Mostly Credited As: Tyler Perry
Birth Name: Emmitt Perry Jr.
Date Of Birth: September 14, 1969 (Age 46)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: New Orleans, Louisiana
Height: 6' 5 ½" (1.96 m)

Tyler Perry




TV Appearances

Main cast 
The Passion (2016) (2016)As: Narrator -- [Voice]
Tyler Perry Comes to OWN: Behind the Scenes (2013)As: Himself
Episode Cast Credits 

Live with Kelly (1983) 
  Tyler Perry, Lizzy Caplan, Richard Blais, guest co-host Andy Cohen 35x105: (May/27/2016) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry, Ian Smith 35x05: (Jan/08/2016) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry, Trisha Yearwood 31x192: (May/28/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry, Trisha Yearwood 31x192: (May/28/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon (2014) 
  Tyler Perry, Miles Teller, Lucinda Williams 01x135: (Sep/30/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry, Miles Teller, Lucinda Williams 01x135: (Sep/30/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry, Billy Eichner, Juanes 01x17: (Mar/11/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry, Billy Eichner, Juanes 01x17: (Mar/11/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Today (US) (1952) 
  Season 63, Episode 106 63x106: (Jun/09/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Season 63, Episode 106 63x106: (Jun/09/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Chelsea Lately (2007) 
  Tyler Perry, John Caparulo, Grace Helbig, Bobby Lee 08x42: (Mar/13/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry, John Caparulo, Grace Helbig, Bobby Lee 08x42: (Mar/13/2014) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Oprah's Lifeclass (2011) 
  The Single Moms Club Part 2 05x04: (Mar/07/2014) As Himself 
  The Single Moms Club Part 1 05x03: (Feb/28/2014) As Himself 
  The Single Moms Club Part 1 05x03: (Feb/28/2014) As Himself 

The Academy Awards (1953) 
  The 86th Annual Academy Awards 62x01: (Mar/02/2014) As Presenter, [Featuring]
  The 86th Annual Academy Awards 62x01: (Mar/02/2014) As Presenter, [Featuring]

Entertainment Tonight (1981) 
  Season 32, Episode 141 32x141: (Feb/27/2014) As Himself 

The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (1992) 
  Billy Crystal & Garth Brooks 22x77: (Feb/06/2014) As Himself ("What's Next for Jay" Segment) 
  Tyler Perry, Rhys Ifans, Keane 20x112: (Jun/28/2012) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry, Dorothy Custer, the Cranberries 20x25: (Feb/14/2012) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry, Dorothy Custer, the Cranberries 20x25: (Feb/14/2012) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Arsenio Hall Show (2013) (2013) 
  Tyler Perry | Jonathan Kite | Sommore 01x65: (Dec/13/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry | Jonathan Kite | Sommore 01x65: (Dec/13/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (2003) 
  Tyler Perry, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges 10x167: (May/28/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry, Chris "Ludacris" Bridges 10x167: (May/28/2013) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The View (1997) 
  Season 16, Episode 34 16x34: (Oct/19/2012) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Season 16, Episode 34 16x34: (Oct/19/2012) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Jessica Simpson; Tyler Perry 12x04: (Sep/11/2008) As Himself 
  Jessica Simpson; Tyler Perry 12x04: (Sep/11/2008) As Himself 

Katie (2012) (2012) 
  Tyler Perry 01x29: (Oct/18/2012) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Tyler Perry 01x29: (Oct/18/2012) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Oprah (1986) 
  The 'Oprah Winfrey Show' Finale 25x130: (May/25/2011) As Himself (Footage from Previous Episode) 
  The 'Oprah Winfrey Show' Finale 25x130: (May/25/2011) As Himself (Footage from Previous Episode) 
  Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular Part 2 25x129: (May/24/2011) As Himself 
  Surprise Oprah! A Farewell Spectacular Part 2 25x129: (May/24/2011) As Himself 

Extreme Makeover: Home Edition (2003) 
  Tripp Family 07x16: (Feb/14/2010) As Himself 
  Tripp Family 07x16: (Feb/14/2010) As Himself 

Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993) 
  Keira Knightley, Tyler Perry, Bill Burr 15x159: (Sep/09/2008) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  Keira Knightley, Tyler Perry, Bill Burr 15x159: (Sep/09/2008) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Tyler Perry's House of Payne (2007) 
  Wife Swap 03x01: (Mar/05/2008) As Madea 
  Wife Swap 03x01: (Mar/05/2008) As Madea 
  The Wench Who Saved Christmas 02x03: (Dec/05/2007) As Madea 
  The Wench Who Saved Christmas 02x03: (Dec/05/2007) As Madea 

Good Morning America (1975) 
  Janet Jackson, Tyler Perry, Jill Greenberg 33x24: (Oct/11/2007) As Himself 

The Late Show with David Letterman (1993) 
  Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Tyler Perry, Death Cab For Cutie 13x126: (Apr/13/2006) As Himself 

The Tyra Banks Show (2005) 
  Tyler Perry: Madea’s Family Reunion 01x102: (Feb/23/2006) As Himself 
  Tyler Perry: Madea’s Family Reunion 01x102: (Feb/23/2006) As Himself 

Oprah Prime (2012) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 

The Tony Danza Show (2004) (2004) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself 

The Colbert Report (2005) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]

Conan (2010) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]

The Talk (2010) 
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]
  ??x??: (Unknown/Unaired) As Himself, [Interviewees]
Crew Credits

Show Crew


Tyler Perry's House of Payne (2007)• Creator
• Executive Producer
Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns (2009)• Executive Producer
• Story
• Creator
Love Thy Neighbor (2013)• Creator
The Haves and the Have Nots (2013)• Executive Producer

Episode Crew


Tyler Perry's Meet the Browns (2009) (Credited in 13 episodes from this show) 
 
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Meet the Matchmaker 02x05 Jun/10/2009 As: Director
Meet the Class 02x03 Jun/03/2009 As: Director
Meet the Profits 02x02 May/27/2009 As: Director
Meet the Parents & the Plant 02x01 May/27/2009 As: Director
Meet the Future 01x10 Feb/04/2009 As: Director, Story
Tyler Perry's House of Payne (2007) (Credited in 89 episodes from this show) 
 
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We've Come This Far by Faith (2) 04x25 Aug/06/2008 As: Director
The Last Supper 04x23 Aug/06/2008 As: Director
All Is Not Lost 04x21 Jul/30/2008 As: Director
Whose Wedding Is It Anyway? 04x20 Jul/30/2008 As: Director
Father's Day 04x19 Jul/30/2008 As: Director
Trivia

6'5" is his height.

Has been writing plays since he was 18.

His plays often reference The Color Purple (1985), which starred Oprah Winfrey. He credits "The Oprah Winfrey Show" (1986) with inspiring him to write.

Has a 12-acre estate outside Atlanta.

Tyler Perry Quotes

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