OWN Greenlights Two Scripted Series, 'The Haves and the Have Nots' & 'Love Thy Nieghbor', Both Created by Tyler Perry
OWN has picked up two original scripted series, The Haves and the Have Nots and Love Thy Neighbor. Both shows will be written and directed by Tyler Perry. Two months ago the channel signed a production deal with Perry to create scripted programming for the channel. The Haves and the Have Nots is a drama about two families, one rich and one poor, while Love Thy Neighbor is a comedy about a diner filled with quirky characters.