• Why Tyler Perry Paid Cicely Tyson $1M For A Day's Work

    10 days ago - By Essence

    By Rivea Ruff · Updated August 4, 2022 Cicely Tyson was a highly regarded actress in life, and is now recalled fondly for her legacy and lengthy career in death. But one director, in particular, made sure to give Tyson her proverbial flowers while the treasured actress was still earthside and actively working in Hollywood. While discussing his life and career with AARP Magazine, Tyler Perry opened up about working with the legendary actress in her early 80's, and paying her well above the average to show his appreciation for her skills and honor her work. “This woman had done so many...
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