Meghan Markle’s Close Friend Becomes One of the Richest Actors in the World With Close to $1 Billion Net Worth

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been the ‘rule breakers’ of the British Royal Family. The couple recently stepped down from their royal responsibilities and gave up their HRH titles to live a normal life. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex left England to settle in America. The couple after leaving their royal titles was left alone without security in Canada. Tyler Perry came to the royal couple’s rescue and provided them with guards and a residence to stay in. The Duke and Duchess being impressed by his selfless help made him their daughter Lilibet’s godfather. 

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

The same old Tyler Perry, the godfather to the royal’s daughter has become a billionaire actor. He made it to the top of the list of the world’s eight richest actors. His success is currently making news and the royal couple is quite happy. 

Also read: Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Banned From BAFTA After Explosive Revelations Against Prince Williams: “It was a terrible idea”

Tyler Perry’s opened his door to Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

Tyler Perry opened up about his friendship with Meghan Markle and Prince Harry in an interview with NBC’s Today. The 53-year-old producer opened his doors to the royals and provided proper protection until they were settled. “It was a very difficult time for them and what I know about the two of them, that I wish the world knew, is how much they love” Perry referred in an interview. 

Tyler Perry
Tyler Perry befriends Meghan Markle and Prince Harry

In March 2021, the Duke and Duchess opened up to Oprah Winfrey about how Perry’s offer came to their rescue in their difficult hour providing them time and “breathing room” to figure things out. Perry reached out to Meghan Markle soon after her wedding to Prince Harry in May 2018 and encouraged her to turn to him at any time if she needed support or advice. 

Tyler Perry helped the couple during their difficult time while coming to America. Further, the Duke and Duchess honored him to be their daughter Lilibet’s godfather. 

Also read: Prince Harry Believed Princess Diana Faked Her Death For a Long Time: “I just refused to accept that she was gone”

Tyler Perry’s growth from dearth to wealth 

Born in New Orleans in 1969, the early life of Tyler Perry consists of hardship where he grew up in an abusive and impoverished family. Coming from such a harsh background, as a young man Perry found solace in the church and started helping others. With kindness in his heart and million-dollar advice from Oprah Winfrey, he went out to grab the world and build his billion-dollar empire. 

Tyler Perry
Tyler Perry becomes billionaire actor

Perry has built his Atlanta Film studio, Madea franchise, and held a stake in BET+ streaming services. He first got recognition as a billionaire in September 2020, after Black Panther was filmed at his Atlanta studio. With struggle and a keen business mindset, the producer and actor have achieved his fame and title. 

Tyler Perry makes it to the top of the list of richest actors, beating Jerry Seinfeld and Dwayne Johnson. But what’s greater than riches is Tyler Perry’s golden heart, and he was honored with the Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award for helping the needy during the pandemic. 

Read more: ‘There Was a Reservation About Working With Me’: Tyler Perry Reveals His Movies Attract Such Fierce Criticism That Hollywood Treats Him as Outcast, Refuses to Work With Him

Source: South China Morning Post

Krittika Mukherjee
Krittika Mukherjee

Krittika has joined our team at Animated Times, as a full-time entertainment content writer with 1 year prior experience in content writing. The quintessential pop cult loving Bengali girl has already covered the benchmark of 50 articles. With a Masters degree in Mass Communication and Journalism from Amity University, this amateur photographer has set to embark on a journey of story telling. Not just that, she is a diehard Potterhead and wishes to become a dark tourist and visit the macabre spots in the world... well why not? #Wanderlust!

Newsletter Updates

Enter your email address below to subscribe to our newsletter

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *