This is BIG! It has been confirmed that Tyler Perry has signed an exclusive deal with Oprah’s OWN Network. Beginning in mid 2013 Tyler Perry will premiere two new televisions shows and projects to be aired on OWN exclusively. These will be the first scripted shows for OWN.
“I have been looking forward to the day when we would be in the position to enter the world of scripted television. That day has come,” said Oprah Winfrey. “We are all energized by the opportunity to collaborate with Tyler who has a proven track record for producing highly successful cable series. He has an incredible ability to illuminate life stories and characters in his unique voice and inspires and encourages people all over the world.”