Celebrity News January 20, 2016 Tyler Perry Reveals Secret Behind His 40 Lbs Weight Loss [Getty]While promoting his upcoming FOX project, a live production of “The Passion," Tyler Perry is opening up on the inspiration behind his weight loss. Tyler, who been shedding the pounds with the help of SoulCycle, faced some heartbreak when his diabetic mother passed at 64. Waiting for your permission to load the Instagram Media. Now, he is making healthy choices for his son, Aman. He said, “I want to be around for him for a long time, so that's why the exercise.” Watch! We are only two months away from “The Passion” premiering on FOX on Palm Sunday, March 20. #AsSeenOnExtra #CelebrityNews #TrendingStories #TylerPerry More Tyler Perry Shares Touching Video Tribute from Bobbi Kristina’s Funeral Tyler Perry Breaks Silence Following Bobbi Kristina's Death Tyler Perry Opens Up About Fatherhood and His Son's Famous Godmothers on 'The Real'