Tyler Perry is often asked how he comes up with the stories for his movies, plays and productions. Whether he's creating a comedy or a drama, the one-man entertainment machine says, everything he writes comes from his own experiences—especially his new drama for OWN, The Haves and the Have Nots
. Watch Tyler open up about how seeing his mother work for wealthy people influenced his storytelling and how living in both worlds gave him perspective that helped shape the series.
Find out more about Tyler Perry's two new series for OWN, The Haves and the Have Nots and Love Thy Neighbor