Rise and Grind: Tyler Perry Has Made Two Movies and a Netflix Series Since You Started Reading This Sentence
Feeling a little down about your productivity recently? Think everyone but you has fulfilling creative routines that let them produce interesting and engaging work? Forget about all that - you shouldn’t be comparing yourself to anyone’s standards! However, you should know that Tyler Perry has made two movies and a Netflix series since you started reading this.
In the 15 seconds it took you to get to this point, Perry has already launched and embarked on the press tour for Madea: Full Throttle, which sees his beloved character step into the world of NASCAR and take on the evil ways of five-time champion Smithwick DuBon IV (Ansel Elgort). The film, with a budget of $10 million and a production schedule of 8.2 seconds, is expected to be a box-office winner this weekend.
Additional Perry projects in the works since you scanned the first 10 words of this article include the director’s first foray into Netflix with the drama Subterfuge, about charming and talented lawyer Ben Waldham (Perry) who is betrayed by his unfaithful and unnamed wife (Octavia Spencer). Perry will also double as the main character’s beloved aunt, the large and in charge Auntie Damea.
Finally, in the time it took you to read the entire first paragraph, The Hollywood Reporter has claimed that Perry has finished production on Madea: Full Throttle - The Golden Years, about Madea’s rivalry in the 70s with the first female NASCAR driver, Loretta Wayne (Edie Falco). The film is expected to be released around the time of the period of this sentence.