Tyler Perry Buys House For His Former Co-Star’s Ailing Mom

Tyler Perry gave a remarkable gift to one of his co-stars whom he worked with nearly 20 years ago.

Perry met gospel singer LaShun Pace back in 1999 when the two were working on a play he wrote and co-produced. According to TMZ, the actor-director-writer recently dropped $350,000 on a house for Pace’s mom, Bettie.

After learning the woman had fallen ill and her dying wish was to own a home large enough for her entire family, Perry stepped up and bought a property in Atlanta, close to where the Pace family was born and raised.

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“Now you see what happens when you just live right and become Tyler Perry’s friend,” Pace says in an online video as the family hosts a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new property.

Perry kept in touch with the family over the years, even including a song by the Pace family’s gospel group in his movie, “Tyler Perry’s Madea’s Family Reunion”.

 

 

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