Tyler Perry Net Worth
Tyler Perry is the American film producer, playwright and director, who reported to has estimated net worth of $600 million USD.
Tyler Perry born in September, 1969 in New Orleans of Louisiana. He has been active film producer, song writer and director in Hollywood film industry since 1992. During 1990s, He wrote and produced many stage plays. In early in 1990s, Perry moved to Atlanta to start his music career. At the age of 28, he performed stage show at House of blues and according to Forbes, He had sold more than $100 million in tickets and around $20 million in merchandise.
According to Forbes, Perry is one of the highest paid man in entertainment. He earned salary of $130 million between May 2010 and 2011. He is known for creating drag the Madea character. He is estimated to have earned $75 million by 2008. He has created many television show and one of the most successful of which is “Tyler Perry’s House of Payne” which ran for eight seasons on TBS. Currently, He has exclusive multi-year partnership with Oprah for her Oprah Winfrey Network.
Perry created more than 14 films and out of which five films open NO#1 at Box Office and has been rated top by review web site Rotten Tomatoes. He is the only filmmaker in history who gain much of fame within a decade. His 14 films have grossed more than $600 million dollar at Box Office and each of them cost only for $10 million. Perry not only produce but also direct and writes all his film which reduce cost of making them and give him lion share of each of films profit.
Tyler mostly focus on film which give some social message. His most of firm are targeted towards African American and gives them positive messages in Christianity. At the age of 16, Perry changed his name from Emmitt to Tyler. His father was beating him and that’s why he decided to keep distance from him.
By looking at the current career graph of Perry, We can assume that he would have net worth of $1K million by next 5 years.
|Full Name||Emmitt Perry Jr.|
|Date Of Birth||September 13, 1969|
|Birth Place||Louisiana, U.S.|
|Occupation||Actor, Comedian, Film Producer, Writer, DIrector.|
|Source Of Wealth||Television, Film.|