Future headline: "Tyler Perry indicted for murder-for-hire plot. Friends Oprah Winfrey and Gayle King being questioned."
WOW! Major shocker...NOT!
don bees lookins at me
Madea don't playa.
[quote]Why do some people go to such great lengths to cover up that they're gay?
Yeah, he will immediately lose religious black following the second it gets out that he's gay.
R9 take your racist shit elsewhere.
I wonder how much of the black community already secretly believes that he's gay, if they were really honest? I mean a black man, never married, no children, does drag... Just another sad version of 'don't ask don't tell'?
Mmm hmmm Miss Sofia done taught Miss Tyler how to fight!
[quote]I wonder how much of the black community already secretly believes that he's gay, if they were really honest? I mean a black man, never married, no children, does drag... Just another sad version of 'don't ask don't tell'?
He did tell though. He told Mother Oprah that he struggles with his sexuality because of sexual abuse in his childhood. So everybody knows he likes/liked men at some point.
To me, he is about as asexual as Oprah. I cannot picture either of them being intimate with another human or even having the desire to.
r16, there is nothing wrong with that.
[quote] To me, he is about as asexual as Oprah. I cannot picture either of them being intimate with another human or even having the desire to.
Not according to TP's ex-friend.
About 8 minutes into the video, the ex-friend lays it all out, that Tyler was VERY out as a gay man, until he hit it big, and then he turned his back on gays.
The guy is 100% correct in his "rant," and I hope someone comes forward and links to TP and this attack.
Send that queen to jail for a LONG time. Fuck Tyler Perry.
Just how much more $$ does Tyler need? He is worth millions.
[quote]the big black dick and HIV go hand in hand
I don't think that guy is batshit crazy. He makes lucid and perfect sense. Gay black men have the worst time of it because of the black culture. Perry could, indeed, have been (or BE) a role model or a great help to black gay men. We now have an out gay professional ball player and still Tyler Perry stays in the closet? He is now backed into the same corner as John Travolta, though. I doubt he will ever willingly come out.
I can't stand any of his stupid ass movies, either. Nothing about his "act" is funny or entertaining in the least. Tired old stupid cliches. Like Tyler, apparently.
I remember seeing Tyler Perry in the first new Star Trek movie (I don't think I'd ever seen him outside the Medea outfit) and thinking that it was interesting that they cast such an obviously gay person.
The drag queen referred to in video at R18 should sue Tyler Perry for stealing her act. It seems that the whole character of Madea was based on that drag show!
I would love to see Tyler Perry outed AND sued AND dragged through the mud.
Couldn't happen to a nastier closet case.
Right R21. White asses and dick don't transmit HIV.
Personally as a black gay male, I would much rather look to Lee Daniels and Steve McQueen for inspiration. Any man that can get Michael Fassbender super "dick-flopping" naked in two movies is my personal hero.
[quote]The guy is 100% correct in his "rant," and I hope someone comes forward and links to TP and this attack.
[quote]Send that queen to jail for a LONG time. Fuck Tyler Perry.
Riiiiiiiiight. Billionaire celebs go to jail all the time in America for crimes against nobodies.
Yeah, Lee Daniels and Steve McQueen both actually have the balls to be out and it goes without saying that have far more talent than Tyler Perry who is an embarassing hack.
Still, Tyler Perry knows what he is doing and has made a shit ton of money doing it, you have to give him that. It's no different than people like Michael Bay's business plan.
[quote]But I do believe TP is a closet queen.
Yes, in the same way Ann Coulter is a closet cunt.
No surprise in Atlanta.
there was dirty molestation....be understanding
Somewhere RuPaul is rolling in his Peanut Butter.
Tyler Perry wasn't out already?
Would he really be dumb enough to hire someone, even through a bunch of intermediaries, to assault this guy who put him on blast?
[quote]Would he really be dumb enough to hire someone, even through a bunch of intermediaries, to assault this guy who put him on blast?
Well, he's dumb enough to prance around in a housedress and think that he's got the world snowed, so...
R28, Tyler Perry is not a billionaire, though I will acknowledge he spends like one.
R29,isn't Steve McQueen married with a child? I never heard about him coming out. I believe this is his wife and kid.
I think the larger issue is people who hvaen't got the memo that this is 2013, the internet is mainstream, the audience can talk back, and we're not all a bunch of morons, though I'm sure their box office would have led them to believe this.
Tyler Perry, one marriage away from Will Smith.
The story here is NOT that Perry is gay, but that he may have "suggested" that the person who outted him be "inconvenienced."
Exactly r45 - if the possibility exists he is doing shit like this, it will not end well. Believe me.
People sure must be dumb. Every time I have seen Perry on Oprah or ANYWHERE, he seems very unlikeable, very guarded, very UNfunny. Intuitively, between the lines, it is so obvious he is hiding something, secretive and shifty and untrustworthy. He may be fooling the black churchgoers, but not a whole helluva lot of other people.
I think, to be honest, that I resent him for being able to make all that money by living a lie when so many refuse to be closeted, walk in integrity and bravery and with their heads up and don't have a tenth of that money. Which is better?
Madea bees a dude?
I don't know Tyler Perry, but he seems dumb enough to order someone attacked. I hope he is implicated in this shameful and horrendous act.
Money r47.. Money. No doubt.
AA Steve Mcqueen is straight and lovely to work for.
I talks as if he is waiting for pictures to pop up ay any moment.
LOL at r15
Please, suspicions about Tyler Perry's "sexuality" have been there since day one. Look at his lips! You do know that Tyler was homeless and living out of his car before he made it big with his hit plays. I wonder how many Johns he had in his mouth around that time of his life.
There is a very disturbing picture of Walter Hampton (Tyler's outer), in his hospital bed after the accident. The picture and story is at www.diaryofahollywoodstreetking.com
If you go to the site, look to the top left for Top Headlines. The story line is: Walter Hampton denies being a victim of the gay velvet mafia. Walter is denying he's a victim of the gay velvet mafia (who can blame him.) Walter is saying a door fell on him at a restaurant. That could be true, but, I'm not really buying that at all. I went to his youtube channel and found some interesting videos. His channel is interesting (Walter Hampton II.) Get well soon, Walter.
I wonder what really happened to Walter/the outer. Anybody know?
R14, if it is a private belief among his black audience, that is one thing. They don't want WHITE people to know or try and turn him into a dirty sinner.