Tyler Perry is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker, writer, and songwriter, specializing in the gospel genre. Perry wrote and produced many stage plays during the 1990s and early 2000s. In 2011, 'Forbes' named him the highest paid man in entertainment; he earned US$130 million between May 2010 and 2011. With new shows lined up, along with older succesful shows, his net worth in 2017 is estimated to be $600 million. Wikipedia*
On the C-SPAN Networks:
Tyler Perry has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2012 Speech.