Tyler Perry's Atlanta Studio Set Ablaze In Four-Alarm Fire
Posted on Wed May 2, 2012 10:50 AM PDT
LOS ANGELES, California (x17online) - Over 100 firefighters responded to a four-alarm fire at Tyler Perry's Altanta studio on Tuesday night that resulted in damage to the backlot facade of one of his sound stages.
Atlanta police don't know what caused the fire but announced that there are no reported injuries or deaths at this time. Perry and his staff were on site at the time of the incident but did not speak with the media.
"Mr. Perry wishes to express his heartfelt thanks to the Atlanta fire department for their professionalism in their quick response and limiting the damage," the studio said in a statement. "We are grateful that there were no injuries and that 99 percent of the damage is limited to the backlot facade."