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“House” Ratings Through Roof In Gotham

Published on May 19, 2006 By labtopia

Writer/director Tyler Perry’s new sitcom “House Of Payne” garnered an impressive 2.6 household share during its April 27-May 18 test run on New York City’s WWOR UPN channel 9.  According to Variety, the show’s initial 10 episodes registered a robust 53% gain over the sitcom “Girlfriends”- which occupied the same time slot in 2005. In […]

Tyler Perry Opens His “House”

Published on May 7, 2006 By labtopia

LAB 601 is pleased to announce that “House Of Payne”, the new sitcom from acclaimed writer/director Tyler Perry, had its broadcast premiere on Monday, May 8 on New York’s UPN Channel 9 and Houston’s UPN Channel 20.  If you’re in NYC or Houston, please check your local listings and take a look at our handiwork […]

Tyler Perry Ready To Share His “Payne”

Published on March 7, 2006 By labtopia

The first ten episodes of executive producer/writer Tyler Perry’s highly anticipated sitcom “House Of Payne” are ready for broadcast. LAB 601 handled all post-production duties for the Hi-Def laffer- the first nationally distributed sitcom ever produced in Georgia. The series is produced by Reuben Cannon and Roger Bobb and is being distributed in first run […]

Tyler Perry Brings The “Payne” To LAB 601

Published on December 15, 2005 By labtopia

Producer/writer/director Tyler Perry (“Madea’s Family Reunion”) and producers Reuben Cannon and Roger Bobb have selected LAB 601 as the exclusive post production facility for their new half-hour family comedy skein “House of Payne.”  The laffer stars veteran actor Allen Payne (“Playa’s Ball” and “The Perfect Storm””) as a testy fire chief who heads a multiple […]