Tyler Perry explains why he’s ordering 2nd autopsy after nephew’s death

A heartbroken Tyler Perry said he had a dream that one day he would hire his nephew, Gavin Porter, outside of prison after Porter finished serving his sentence for manslaughter and was released. But that dream was suddenly and violently snuffed out when Porter was found dead in his cell in a Louisiana prison on […]

Tyler Perry’s nephew dies in prison, family suspects foul play

The nephew of movie mogul Tyler Perry has reportedly died while in prison. Multiple media outlets are reporting that Gavin Porter, 26, died after allegedly hanging himself in his prison cell on Saturday evening in Farmerville, Louisiana, which is on the northern end of the state about five hours from New Orleans. However, the tragic […]