Tyler Perry Is Ready to Quit 'Madea'


Tyler Perry


Because he still doesn't get what audiences love about the sharp-tongued grandmother, the actor says, 'The minute they stop coming - that old broad, she's dead. She's outta here.'

Funnyman Tyler Perry can't wait to retire his movie matriarch "Madea", insisting he "doesn't get" what audiences love about her. The actor shot to fame as the sharp-tongued grandmother in movies including "Diary of a Mad Black Woman" and "Madea Goes to Jail" - but he admits he's ready to quit cross-dressing for the role.

He says, "I resented the fact that she became so famous and so many people loved her, because I just didn't get it, and I did not get her. But these days grandmothers are much younger, and much busier. Back in the day, there were grandmothers who would be there for you, give you counsel, and I think that's what she represents to a lot of people."

"Now I'm at a place where as long as the audience love to see it, I'll do it. But the minute they stop coming - that old broad, she's dead. She's outta here. She is gonna die a quick death."

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Aaron Hernandez Allegedly Left Suicide Note for His Jailhouse Gay Lover
  2. Khloe Kardashian Flashes Lace Bra and Panties. See Her Red Hot Look!
  3. 'X-Men: Dark Phoenix' and Release Date Officially Announced
  4. 'Avatar' Sequels Release Dates Unveiled
  5. Jaden Smith Plans to Release K-Pop Single This Year
  6. Find Out Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian's Biggest 'Lies' in New Tell All
  7. 'Dancing with the Stars' Features Shocking Elimination on 'Boy Bands and Girl Groups' Night
  8. Moving on From Kylie Jenner? Tyga Caught Hugging Justin Bieber's Ex Jordan Ozuna
  9. George and Amal Clooney Reportedly to Spend Over $1 M on a Royal-Like Delivery Experience
  10. Nikki Bella and John Cena Get Naked to Celebrate 500K YouTube Subscribers

CELEBS PHOTO