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Tyler Perry​

Tyler Perry (born Emmitt Perry Jr., September 13, 1969) in New Orleans, Louisiana, is an American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter. In 2011, Forbes listed him as the highest-paid man in entertainment, earning US$130 million between May 2010 and May 2011. 

Perry was included in Time's list of the 100 most influential people of 2020. In 2020, Perry was awarded the Governors Award from the Primetime Emmy Awards and the following year, he received the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award from the Academy Awards. In 2022, he will be inducted into the Black Music & Entertainment Walk of Fame.