Published On: Sun, Apr 24th, 2016

Tyler Perry Net Worth; How rich is Tyler Perry in 2016


Tyler Perry Net Worth: $400 Million

Tyler Perry net worth: He is one of the wealthiest an American actor, producer, director, screenwriter, playwright, author, and songwriter who is specializing in the gospel genre, where earned huge fame for his best also collected huge amounts, has net worth of $400 Million.


Emmitt Perry Jr. was born on 13 September, 1969 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States whereas known by his stage name Tyler Perry though has penned and produced a range of stage plays during the 1990s and early 2000s.

He attained huge acclaim for his creation and performance of Madea character, a tough elderly woman in film Darren Grant’s Diary of a Mad Black Woman as well on stage.


Perry is also creator of several television shows whereas Tyler Perry’s House of Payne is considered his most impressive art which was a show ran for eight seasons on TBS from June 21, 2006, to August 10, 2012.

Afterwards, he signed a partnership an agreement with Oprah Winfrey and her Oprah Winfrey Network in 2 October, 2012 and both worked successfully for years together as their partnership occurred with aim of bringing scripted television to the OWN network.

Perry had already shown previous success in this writing and production hence both teaming up emerged most influential as he produced numerous series for the network, the most successful being The Haves and the Have Nots, an American prime time television soap opera.

Nonetheless, the television soap opera attained highest rating then as well as also received critical acclaim for the project all over the world. Madea Goes to Jail, Star Trek, I Can Do Bad All By Myself, Madea’s Witness Protection, Brain on Fire and Boo! A Madea Halloween, all are his most-praised films so far.

Perry received two BET Comedy Awards in 2005, Golden Raspberry Awards in 2014, and African-American Film Critics Association Awards in 2015.