Browsing Tag Tyler Perry

Walter Latham: I am the King of Urban Comedy (Interview)

Walter Latham: I am the King of Urban Comedy (Interview)

By | July 2, 2012 at 10:28 am | 3 comments

If you don't know the name Walter Latham, you surely know his phenomenal work. His producing resume includes The Original Kings of Comedy, Queens of Comedy, Martin Lawerence's Runteldat, Chris Rock's Bring the Pain, and P. Diddy's Bad Boys of Comedy. The Brooklyn native was...

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The Laughspin interview with Ian Edwards

The Laughspin interview with Ian Edwards

By | March 13, 2012 at 9:40 am | No comments

Many comedians strive to make people from all sorts of backgrounds laugh, but an incredibly small percentage of them actually achieve that. Amongst them is the Ian Edwards. From six seasons on Punk'd to writing on Saturday Night Live to crushing it on stand-up stages everywhere...

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

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

By | January 26, 2012 at 10:16 am | 2 comments

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...

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Tyler Perry defends casting Kim Kardashian in new comedy, cites God and faith

Tyler Perry defends casting Kim Kardashian in new comedy, cites God and faith

By | November 17, 2011 at 5:58 pm | No comments

Tyler Perry, also known as the highest paid man in entertainment, has gotten a lot of shit for casting reality star Kim Kardashian in his latest film, The Wedding Counselor, in which she plays a friend who gives the main character lots of advice about life and relationships....

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Kim Kardashian lands substantial role in Tyler Perry movie

Kim Kardashian lands substantial role in Tyler Perry movie

By | October 22, 2011 at 11:49 am | One comment

A few weeks ago we learned that Tyler Perry was the highest paid man in entertainment last year, as he raked in $130 million between May 2010 and May 2011. Whether you love or hate the man's work, you can't deny that the dude makes some sound (economical) decisions. So, I guess...

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Comedy powerhouse Tyler Perry is the highest paid man in entertainment

Comedy powerhouse Tyler Perry is the highest paid man in entertainment

By | September 13, 2011 at 8:54 pm | One comment

It turns out highest paid man in entertainment is known mostly for dressing in women's clothes. Well, sort of. Comedy writer, director, producer and actor Tyler Perry came in at number one on Forbes’ list of Entertainment’s Highest Paid Men, raking in $130 million between...

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