Some of the cast members of Tyler Perry's House of Payne were on The Mo'Nique Show in October 2009. Larramie "Doc" Shaw, who portrayed Malik, appeared infrequently after the sixth season.Beginning with the seventh season, China Anne Mc Clain appeared infrequently due to her work schedule for A. This was due to Shaw's work schedules for The Suite Life on Deck and Pair of Kings. Tyler Perry directed every episode of the first 5 seasons.The series ends with the camera zoomed in on the broken glass and rose petals. and Janine's house is another setting added on to the series.
In the seventh season, Calvin briefly had a job as a manager of a supermarket.
He then started working in the public relations department with C. Calvin is the only main character who was originally not included in the show.
With a total of 254 episodes, House of Payne aired more episodes than any other television series with a predominantly African American cast, surpassing The Jeffersons with 253 episodes, Family Matters with 215 episodes and The Cosby Show with 202 episodes.
The sitcom ran in first-run syndication for 10 episodes during mid-2006 on the Atlanta-area broadcast of WPCH-TV, along with nine other broadcast outlets across the country, as a limited run, with additional episodes to be available for national distribution on TBS in June 2007.
Throughout Season 6, each episode was directed by actress Kim Fields or her mother Chip Hurd.
Tyler Perry directed some of the episodes in seasons 7 and 8 while other episodes were directed by Kim Fields, Chip Hurd, and producer Roger M. During the first 5 seasons, the show was rated TV-PG but due to a rapid increase of strong language and mature content (particularly sexual), later episodes are rated TV-14. Newer episodes have been aired on TBS since October 21, 2011 with season 8, and concluded the series with a total of 254 episodes.
Tyler Perry's House of Payne is an American sitcom television series created and produced by playwright, director, and producer Tyler Perry.
The show revolved around a multi-generational family living under one roof in Atlanta led by patriarch Curtis Payne and his wife Ella.
In real life, Mc Clain and Burse left the series for undisclosed reasons.
In the beginning of Season 6, both Mc Clain and Burse returned. Denise Burse was no longer credited as a regular cast member; she appeared in a recurring role.
At the beginning of the fifth season, China Anne Mc Clain (Jazmine) and Denise Burse (Claretha) were removed from the series.