The Onion knocks Tyler Perry’s ‘sassy’ character movie formula (Video)

By | January 26, 2012 at 10:16 am | 2 comments | Audio/Video, TV/Movies | Tags: ,

Here Comes Mingmei is not the name of Tyler Perry’s newest movie, but according to the folks at The Onion, it might as well be. In the below Onion News Network dispatch, Perry’s movie formula — sassy character, family, love, etc… — is lampooned, by imagining a new character Mingmei– a sassy Chinese grandmother. Check it out below.


Tyler Perry Expands His Fan Base With New Films About Sassy, Chinese Grandmother

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  • Buster Brown

    Well, there’s an important distinction between Tyler Perry’s REAL film and television work and The Onion’s version of his plans:  Even if a bit pointed, the Onion’s piece is funny.

  • Buster Brown

    Well, there’s an important distinction between Tyler Perry’s REAL film and television work and The Onion’s version of his plans:  Even if a bit pointed, the Onion’s piece is funny.