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Tyler Perry's Life Gets The Comic Book Treatment

Photo of Tambay A. Obenson By Tambay A. Obenson | Shadow and Act March 31, 2014 at 12:50PM

Tyler Perry's Life Gets The Comic Book Treatment
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FAME: Tyler Perry

Bluewater Productions has announced plans to release a new graphic novel/comic book biography on the life of Tyler Perry who will be part of the popular "FAME" series.


To be titled FAME: Tyler Perry, the 32-page comic is set for release this week, on April 2nd, on both print & digital.

From the press release:

Tyler Perry is known for wearing many different hats and wigs, such as actor, director, screenwriter, playwright, producer, author, and now comic book character. His inspiring life story has had dramatic highs and lows that have launched him to super stardom. Perry ’s signature Madea character continues to entertain and break box office records. Written by CR Ward with art by Steven Wilcox. The comic book features two unique covers illustrated by famed comic book artist Mario Gully and Jaume Font.

“There are some celebrities we have done that are just media sensations, then you have someone like Tyler Perry who is a major inspiration to so many people. I have such respect for him and his story after working on this comic book”, said Bluewater publisher Darren G. Davis.

Print copies of FAME: Tyler Perry can be ordered for $3.99 at Comic Flea Market here: http://bit.ly/XKXzyo

You can download it digitally on Wowio, ComiXology, DriveThru Comics, Google Play, My Digital Comics, Overdrive, Iverse, iTunes, Kindle, Biblioboard, ComicBin, Nook, Kobo and wherever eBooks are sold.

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