Tyler Perry has landed an exclusive deal with Oprah Winfrey’s OWN network OWN. The deal will make OWN the “singular destination” of Tyler Perry content, including: “upcoming television series or projects from Perry, starting with two new scripted series,” reports UptownMagazine.
“We are all energized by the opportunity to collaborate with Tyler who has a proven track record for producing highly successful cable series,” Oprah said. “He as an incredible ability to illuminate life stories and characters in his unique voice and inspires and encourages people all over the world.”
Tyler Perry added: “It’s a dream realized to partner with Oprah and bring scripted programming to OWN. She has accomplished so much with the network and I’m excited to work with her to be a part of its continued growth.”
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