Your People’s Champion of 2020 has spoken.
Taking the stage on 2020 E! People’s Choice Awards for accepting honors after enthusiastic introduction from his pal Tiffany hadithWith a virtual support from the staff at his studio in Atlanta-Tyler perry Gave a moment that will not be forgotten soon.
“I am inspired and inspired by this moment. I am grateful. When I think of all these people … they always inspire me,” he said, watching his employees from home . “So when this epidemic hits, I know that I have to do all I can to make sure that they can continue in this great place that they are doing in their lives … as I think of them However, I think of the moment I wanted to share with you really quickly. “
The filmmaker treated all of us to a story about the need to dig a well outside his first house, how much it hurt him and how, just when he was about to throw in the towel, the man he hired He finally collided with the payload and needed water. Why this special memory? “In this world, we are all digging wells. In our lives, we are digging wells. We are digging wells in relationships where we put all this time and effort and energy and sometimes it doesn’t give us that Is what we give. We need. We put all the time and effort and energy into dreams and business and it doesn’t give us what we were after, but if you just keep digging – my God, if you just Can hear me – so keep digging. Stay four inches away from every gift and blessing you ever wanted in your life. “
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Perry’s message did not stop there. “When I was sleeping in my car while homeless, leaving me hungry, did I leave these people that you see on screen right now, it won’t be part of my dream. Tied to your dreams and destiny Are people. ” And you are qualified for your goal. Continue digging. Don’t stop, “he continued.” Let me tell you something, listen to me when you get there, look at that water and see it coming and find out what you need, that’s what I want you to always remember- Make sure everyone runs to meet you. Thank you to all who voted for me. What I really have is that I am inspired, inspired, moved and I will keep moving forward. God bless you. Make sure people deserve you. “I love you.”
Talk about a mic drop moment.
Explaining why the world-famous Mogul, entrepreneur and philanthropist was chosen to receive this year’s People’s Champion Award, Jane Neil, General manager of E! News, Live Events and Lifestyle Digital, said in an October statement, “In a year of unrest and uncertainty, Tyler Perry proved to be a natural leader. Successfully and safely with his pioneering efforts, resume production and Creating a job at Tyler Perry Studios. ” In order to personally support charities and families in need, he continuously raises hope among people. We are honored to present her with the 2020 People’s Champion. “
Or as Hadish put it throughout his introduction, “Tyler is one of those people who will do something good for you just because you’re you … because he knows what it feels like to be Don’t know where you’re coming from in the next paycheck, they put all their employees on the payroll during this epidemic at Tyler Perry Studios … With Tyler, you feel as if you’ve won the lottery, like you donated. Said not to. He provided moments of joy and relief, but with dignity and grace. He is rooted for the Dalit, and I am proud to know him. “
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While Perry’s trailblazing work in the entertainment industry will be enough to warrant the honor, it is his charitable philanthropy by 2020 that proves exactly why he described Hadish. Not only did Tyler Perry Studios get the job of his entire staff, making Perry the first “camp quarantine” to resume production during the COVID-19 epidemic, Perry personally covered for travel expenses. did George flyodeFamily to attend their funeral and funeral expenses for Rashard Brooks And Secoriea Turner in Atlanta. During the epidemic, he has also purchased groceries for the elderly, as well as a grocery store gift card for police that needs to be handed over to members of the Atlanta community.
The true man of the people.