Tyler Perry is one of the most influential American entertainment juggernauts today. He’s born under the zodiac Virgo, as he was born in September 13, 1969.
Perry is an actor, director, playwright, entrepreneur, screenwriter, producer, author and songwriter. He has made several critically-acclaimed movies. Before delving into Hollywood, he has created a variety of stage plays in the South during the late 1990s and early 2000s.
A true Virgo man is perfectionist and scrupulous, and this great attention to detail is what makes them have a great sense of judgment on things that need their decision. Virgos are particularly patient and generous as well, having a forbearance and charm that makes them attractive to the opposite sex. Perry did not graduate high school, but as he discussed in Oprah, he applied himself so that he could get a career in writing, and eventually expanded his range to write stage plays that launched his career.
Virgos are known to be persevering and hard workers. If they are hurt or in any kind of stress, they are careful not to show it to anybody, preferring to keep their feelings to themselves. Perry dabbled in producing with his first movie, Diary of a Mad Black Woman, which was a box-office hit. He followed this up with a string of commercially successful dark comedies, including the Madea series. As of June 2011, Perry’s films have grossed over $500 million worldwide.
Perry has always been a devout Christian in his life. Being logical and intellectually ingenious, Perry created a new genre in his movies which have theme focusing on the church culture of African-American societies. Perry is also successful in his other ventures; with his first novel Don't Make a Black Woman Take Off Her Earrings. He has also expanded his empire to producing TV Shows for TBS.
In personal relationships, Virgos are generous to their partners, always affectionate and sensitive. They may appear emotionally detached but on the inside, they understand perfectly the mid of the opposite sex. They need someone who is able to understand their moods and temperament. Perry is not married, but prefers to keep his personal life extremely private. In an interview, he said that he would like to be married by the time he’s 40. According to some sources, he has been dating Ethiopian model Gelila Bekele since 2004.