"Own your own way," the filmmaker and showbiz mogul said in accepting the Ultimate Icon Award.
The filmmaker and actor said he has "personally spoken to Jussie."
The comedian acknowledged the "beautiful lives cut short by senseless evil" before meeting with the mother of one of the 49 victims.
The entertainment mogul spent more than $430,000 on his holiday gift.
The preview arrived shortly after Tyler Perry announced he was retiring his grandma character.
The entertainment mogul's feisty granny character has made him a fortune.
The former "Cosby Show" star was recently "job-shamed" for working at Trader Joe's.
"The Cosby Show" alum was job-shamed for working at Trader Joe's.
The auction allowed the filmmaker to teach Jay-Z and Beyoncé's adorable daughter a valuable lesson.
Perry donated a car to help the family drive the toddler to dialysis treatments hours before he received a new kidney.
Tyler Perry's granny character seems like the perfect fit "to work for somebody they can't stand."
"She’s Living My Life" is set to be released Easter weekend 2018.
The mogul shared his latest thoughts on race in this week's issue of The Hollywood Reporter.
"You are not paying me equally. You are not treating me fairly, so you can suck my d**k if I had one," she said.