Tyler Perry is officially now worth a billion dollars! Forbes declared it after breaking down the actor and entrepreneur’s assets.
In US dollars, the amounts comprise of 320 million from movies, 300 million from investments and cash, 280 million from his recently built Tyler Perry’s studio, 60 million from BET shares and 40 million from his investment in housing.
Tyler Perry has not only been successful but inspired many to believe that they too can make it despite their current financial situation. He joins a group of Black billionaires that includes Robert F. Smith, Michael Jordan, Oprah Winfrey, David Stewart, Jay-Z and perhaps Kanye West.