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Is Tyler Perry underrated?

Tyler Perry is making money moves. The actor and director recently revealed his new Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta at a star-studded event. Perry made history as the first Black man to own a major studio which is said to be larger than Walt Disney Studios, Burbank’s Warner Bros. and the Paramount studios combined. But despite Perry's major accomplishments, he says Hollywood ignores him and others say his films perpetuate stereotypes. Is Tyler Perry underrated?

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Say what you want about Perry but the director has been putting in work. Perry started out as a homeless playwright but went on to create a series of films, TV shows with the OWN Network and now he is collaborating with BET on new programming. 

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But despite the director's success critics say his films are bad and play up African American stereotypes. Perry's films typically portray a very specific Black experience and some viewers complain his storylines portray men in a bad light, and women as victims. 

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