'" On mixing their friendship with business, Perry adds, “…The most important thing about coming together was making sure we would not lose our friendship because of the business. The main one: Both of us have to continue to live in our truth. “I’m hoping that the energy of our coming together will go out to other people.” For more from our exclusive conversation between Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry — including the story of how they met, their ground rules for working together, and why they no longer think in terms of racial experiences — pick up the June 2013 issue of ESSENCE magazine, on stands May 10.
Tyler Perry and his model girlfriend Gelila Bekele have welcomed their first child together, sources confirm to Us Weekly.
"The greatest gift I'm being given right now is the opportunity to give the little boy in me everything I never had, so that's what I'm excited about," the filmmaker-mogul said during an interview with .
Rumors have now surfaced that Tyler Perry dated one of the cast members on The Real Housewives of Atlanta after he refused to confirm or deny when asked the question on ' Watch What Happens Live.' The Madea creator appeared on the Bravo late-night show with host Andy Cohen and may have revealed some his dating history.
The creator announced the news to loved ones at his 45th birthday bash at his Atlanta, GA., home on Sept. PHOTOS: Cutest celeb baby announcements "They are overjoyed and really, really happy," an insider told Us at the time.
"He was so happy in the moment so he told the guests." PHOTOS: Celebrity dads Days later, Perry accidentally revealed that the couple were having a son.
The actor played the "Plead The Fifth" game in which he was required to answer a question with the truth or 'plead the fifth' to skip.
"There are rumors all over the "A" that you have dated some Atlanta Housewives. Perry laughed at Cohen and instead of answering the question, he responded, "I plead the fifth." While Perry did not confirm or deny if he dated a member, gossip site, Media Takeout went as far as too say that the actor was in a relationship with a male cast member.
"I tell you whose story would be fascinating is Whitney [Houston]," Perry told The Urban recently.
Tyler Perry is suing his alleged ex-lover, Joshua Sole, whom Tyler’s now referring to as an “ex-employee,” for a minimum of 0,000!
Perry claims that his “ex-employee” (yep, they don’t call them “jobs” for nothin’) showed up at a studio where Perry was at and looked himself in a room refusing to leave until Perry spoke to him.
On the show, Perry also revealed that Janet Jackson is a better actress than Kim Kardashian because the singer has more experience than the reality star.
Meanwhile the 44-year-old director's latest film, opened in theaters last weekend at million, and was expected to generate million to million.
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