In fact, it’s grown to include Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry, too, as a newly recorded rant from Mo’Nique’s weekend gig at New York’s Apollo Theater shows. “I got a phone call from Lee Daniels maybe six or seven months ago.“I was not blackballed, I was whiteballed,” Mo’Nique said during the profanity-laden rant, a video of which was uploaded to Instagram by an audience member. And he said to me, ‘Mo’Nique, you’ve been blackballed,’” Mo’Nique told the were not always in line with the campaign.” “This soured her relationship with the Hollywood community,” Daniels added. I have and will always think of her for parts that we can collaborate on. You have encouraged us in our mission — to provide quality news and watchdog journalism.And our promise to you is that we will always strive to provide indispensable journalism to our community. Subscriptions are available for home delivery of the print edition and for a digital replica viewable on your mobile device or computer. Perry is not the only person vouching for the state of his relationship with his longtime friend.
Well, then let me do what I do and you can keep your focus group research to yourself.'" According to the source, O was quick to remind her friend the real reason he wanted to do a deal with OWN (you know, the network she OWNS) was because he lost his TV deal at TBS back in 2011 after he wouldn't listen to the network's feedback about improving his shows like ! Apparently Oprah was just in Atlanta congratulating Tyler on his 800th episode. Seems like some pretty convincing — and delicious — proof… EST: According to a source speaking directly to Perez Hilton.com, all claims about the rift are "categorically untrue and fabricated," and that the pair are "as close as ever." And they have evidence!Just reading @Oprah & @tylerperry are angry w/each other & not speaking if that's true (it"ain't")must have just happened 10 min ago!" PHOTOS: 17 Biggest Celeb Feuds of 2015 And just last week, Winfrey posed for a picture with Perry while thanking his production studio on Instagram, writing, "Saying "Hello, I APPRECIATE you all" to the cast and crew at Tyler Perry Studios!
Related: Oprah Responds To Being Confused With Whoopi Goldberg And after a similar creative squabble with the Queen of media, the two friends reportedly stopped "having long phone conversations and texting late into the night," and now only talk about business!