Articles for Tyler Perry's House of Payne Season 6

TBS has decided to bring back the sitcom produced by African-American playwright and actor Tyler Perry called Tyler Perry’s House of Payne. Tyler Perry‘s House of Payne is a comedy series that centers on an average African-American household as it deals with multigenerational issues. Featuring themes of love, faith and humor, the show delves into a family’s chaotic living situation as they are forced to live with relatives after an unexpected tragedy.Read on to find out more about the cast. Read more »
After the successful run of Tyler Perry‘s House of Payne, the sitcom that seeks to illustrate struggles with faith and love in an African-American household with three generations of family within it, TBS has decided to pick up yet another project from series creator Tyler Perry.  This time, the network has ordered 10 episodes of the spin-off entitled Meet the Browns, which is based on Perry‘s film and play of the same name. "Tyler Perry is an extraordinary talent who has turned House of Payne into a record-breaking hit," Steve Koonin, president of Turner Entertainment Networks, said in a statement.  "We‘re thrilled at having the chance to repeat that success with Leroy Brown, a character already proven to be a big hit with audiences." Read more »
Today the NAACP announced this year‘s nominees for the Image Awards, and they feature many of the nominees you might expect. The sad truth is that there is still a lack of diversity on television, and these nominations only serve to highlight that by nominating nearly every African-American actor on TV, regardless of actual quality.  Read more »
Today the Gay and Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation and the NAACP both announced their annual awards nominations. While there are several gay and African-American characters on TV, these awards usually highlight the lack of diversity by picking out such obscure nominees. The effect only emphasizes how few roles for African-Americans there really are on mainstream television.  Read more »

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