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Inside Tyler Perry's Close Relationship with Bobbi Kristina Brown's Family

Inside Tyler Perry's Close Relationship with Bobbi Kristina Brown's Family

Originally posted 06/30/2015 02:15PM

Days after Bobbi Kristina Brown was transferred to hospice care, Tyler Perry flew to Atlanta over the weekend to join her loved ones by her side. (A rep for Perry had no comment on the visit when reached.)

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Tyler Perry Joins Loved Ones Gathered by Bobbi Kristina Brown Beside at Atlanta-area Hospice

Tyler Perry Joins Loved Ones Gathered by Bobbi Kristina Brown Beside at Atlanta-area Hospice

Originally posted 06/28/2015 05:55PM

On Sunday, Tyler Perry was spotted visiting the Atlanta,-area hospice where Bobbi Kristina Brown is currently a patient.

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Tyler Perry Arrives at Bobbi Kristina Brown's Hospital

Tyler Perry Arrives at Bobbi Kristina Brown's Hospital

Originally posted 02/08/2015 06:15PM

Tyler Perry was seen arriving at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta on Sunday, presumably to visit Bobbi Kristina Brown, who is currently on life support inside the facility.

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Tyler Perry: I'm Only Here to 'Usher' My Son

Tyler Perry: I'm Only Here to 'Usher' My Son

Originally posted 12/16/2014 06:35PM

"This kid has come to me with his own life, and mine is not his and his is not mine," Perry tells PEOPLE

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Tyler Perry Welcomes a Son

Tyler Perry Welcomes a Son

Originally posted 12/04/2014 04:15PM

It's a boy for the actor/director and Gelila Bekele, who welcomed son Aman Tyler on Nov. 30

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Baby on the Way for Tyler Perry

Baby on the Way for Tyler Perry

Originally posted 09/25/2014 01:00PM

The actor and director is expecting his first child with Gelila Bekele in late fall, multiple sources confirm to PEOPLE

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VIDEO: Watch Ben Affleck & Rosamund Pike in New Gone Girl Trailer

Ben Affleck Looks Suspicious in New Trailer for Gone Girl (VIDEO)

Originally posted 07/07/2014 01:45PM

The latest trailer for Gone Girl dives deeper into the mystery surrounding Amy Dunne's disappearance and the dark cloud of suspicion hovering over her husband Nick.

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Is Tyler Perry the One Person Who Can Say 'No' to Oprah? | Oprah Winfrey, Tyler Perry

Oprah and Tyler Perry Talk Going from Friends to Business Partners in Essence

Originally posted 05/02/2013 10:00AM

Everyone knows Oprah and Tyler Perry are friends, but now they're business partners too.

Perry, who has created two new shows for Oprah's television network, OWN, explains how the duo is adjusting to their new venture in the June issue of Essence.

"The most important thing about coming together was making sure we would not lose our friendship because of the business. We had to establish ground rules," Perry, 43, says.

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Lisa Whelchel's Big Post-Survivor Move – She's Acting Again

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Lisa Whelchel Returns to Acting in a Tyler Perry Movie

Originally posted 01/17/2013 03:00PM

Prepare to see more of Lisa Whelchel.

Almost 25 years after The Facts of Life went off the air, Whelchel, 49, has joined the cast of Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas.

But instead of playing a spoiled prep school student, she'll be someone in charge. "I play the role of Nancy Porter, the country school principal," Whelchel tells PEOPLE. "I'm having fun!"

Since The Facts of Life ended, Whelchel has put her career on hold to raise her three children, acting in just two TV movies. (Her last role was a Facts of Life reunion in 2001.)

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