Tyler Perry Responds to Criticism for Creating New Show With Mostly-White Cast [Video]

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Tyler Perry’s got a new scripted series getting ready to air on TLC — and his choice of cast isn’t sitting well with his usual audience.

His new eight-part series is called “Too Close to Home” and it features a mostly-white cast. In the days leading up to the show, Tyler’s seen a bit of backlash on his social media channels from fans who feel as though he’s ‘sold-out.’

TMZ caught up with Tyler on Monday in West Hollywood and asked him for his thoughts on the criticism.

See what he had to say below:

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