“[We’re] giving lots of people opportunities to do that,” Perry said. “But I’m going to hold on to my section over here.”
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“I don’t know what people are complaining about,” he added. “Because I’m writing specifically for my audience, specifically for them.”
Still, Perry said he understands “wanting other people to have their opportunities as well.”
So while Perry is open to giving upcoming projects from his Atlanta studios writer’s rooms, he’ll continue to be the only one on projects that bear his name.
He showed just how on Instagram when he posted a photo hard at work by the fireside in a huge cabin.
“My writers room!!!” he captioned the image. “To the millions of you who are loving what I do and watch my shows every week, don’t worry, I ain’t stopping!!”