“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” premieres on BET Wednesday, September 2 airing two half-hour episodes starting at 9 PM ET/PT.
In “TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING,” after losing his job, Jeremy (Na’im Lynn), a patriarch of a young family with teenage children, decides to move to the backwoods of Georgia to help his crazy grandfather. Grandpa Vinny (J. Anthony Brown) has foolishly purchased a terribly run-down home for the elderly and he is in way over his head, but comedy ensues as Mr. Brown (David Mann) and Cora (Tamela Mann) show up at the right time as needy investors.
“TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” is executive produced, written, and directed by Tyler Perry. Michelle Sneed will also serve as Executive Producer of the series for Tyler Perry Studios.
ABOUT THE “TYLER PERRY’S ASSISTED LIVING” CAST:
David Mann plays Mr. Brown who reluctantly invests in a dilapidated assisted living facility. He agrees because he has deep-seated animosity towards Vinny, the current owner.
Tamela Mann plays Cora, Mr. Brown’s daughter who falls in love with the assisted living facility. She thinks it will be a good investment for herself and her father.
J. Anthony Brown plays Vinny, Jeremy’s grandfather. Vinny is living in a rundown assisted living facility and is growing weed.
Na’im Lynn plays Jeremy who recently got laid off unexpectedly and travels to rural Georgia with his family to visit his grandfather.
Courtney Nichole plays Leah, Jeremy’s supportive wife. When she realizes that it may be Jeremy’s inheritance, she suggests that they stay in Georgia and fix up and run the assisted living building.
Tayler Buck plays Sandra, Leah and Jeremy’s daughter who is a typical phone-obsessed teenager.
Alex Henderson plays Philip, Leah and Jeremy’s son who is a typical loudmouth teenager.