It all started with a wig and a cheap house dress.
Tyler Perry’s name is becoming more and more prominent every day. Earlier this year, he made Forbes’ world billionaires ranking, which also includes celebrities like Jay-Z and Oprah Winfrey.
That’s right: Perry’s net worth exceeds a cool $1 billion!
Although Perry had conquered the African American theatre circuit, Hollywood dismissed him and his creative ideas. So he did what any strong black man would do: he set out to bring his ideas into reality by himself.
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