After so much anticipation, I finally watched Kemi Adetiba’s “King Women” series. If you haven’t watched it yet, catch the full scoop HERE I binge watched 10 episodes and each one loaded with wisdom, loads of it. Looking forward to watching more episodes. Contrary to popular belief (or not), it’s not a series on a “feminist approach to life” or something just women will benefit from.
The Hollywood Reporter calls him “Multi-hyphenate“..
Did you know that he had a tough childhood? he was verbally abused and violently beaten by his father until age 19. One night, his drunken father got the vacuum cleaner extension cord and trapped him in a room and beat him until the skin was coming off his back..
For those of you who know the story, you guessed right. It’s Tyler Perry, who was born Emmitt Perry Jr. but changed his name to distance himself from his dad.
About three years ago, he did something he tagged as “liberating and freeing”. This was a letter to his younger self; the child he used to be. I didn’t understand how amazing this was until i decided to write to the little girl in my heart that had been longing to hear from me.