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'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows' World Premiere

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Forbes is reporting that Tyler Perry is officially a billionaire.  As a media mogul, Perry is the first African American to independently own a studio.  Reportedly, Perry earned more than $1.4 billion in pre-tax income since 2005 and all of it flows back into his pocket because he owns it!  Whew!  Now, that’s how you “come up!”

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