We Don’t Need No Water: Tyler Perry’s Atlanta Studio Catches Fire For The Second Time This Year!

- By Bossip Staff

What type of bad karma Tyler got comin’ back for him??

Tyler Perry’s Atlanta Studio Catches Fire For Second Time This Year

Atlanta firefighters were on the scene of a fire late Monday morning at Tyler Perry Studios.

The fire is the second blaze in recent months at the studios on Continental Colony Parkway in southeast Atlanta.

Fire officials have not released information on Monday’s blaze, but police dispatchers reported that the roof of a building at the complex was on fire.

The fire was apparently in a three-story, 100 by 200-foot building. Video from the Channel 2 Action News helicopter showed about two dozen firefighters on the roof of the building, but no smoke showing at 11:30 a.m.

In early May, the exterior of a building in the 30-acre complex was heavily damaged be fire. The interior of that building sustained some water damage.

It was not immediately known whether the building on fire Monday was the same building that caught fire on May 1.

The 200,000-square-foot studio, which opened in 2008, is home to sets, sound stages and a 400-seat theater. In March, Perry hosted a fundraiser for President Barack Obama at the studio.

It’s going to be interesting to hear how the firefighters explain how this fire started. Two fires in just a few months? Sounds suspect to us…

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