Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Tyler Perry tops Forbes' list of highest-paid men in entertainment



Tyler Perry is laughing all the way to the bank.

The comedian-actor-producer extraordinaire has topped the Forbes list of the highest-paid men in entertainment with $130 million in earnings from May 2010 to May of this year, thanks in part to his "Madea" movie franchise.

Film isn't his only domain -- Perry also produces "Meet the Browns" and "House of Payne" for TV amongst his various projects.

Perry beat out Jerry Bruckheimer for the top spot, who earned $113 million from the fourth "Pirates of the Caribbean" movie, a box office hit that grossed $1 billion worldwide.

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