Tyler Perry Receives Vaccine, Consults Experts in New BET Special About Black Community and COVID Tyler Perry and BET have teamed up for COVID-19 Vaccine and The Black Community: A Tyler Perry Special. During the special you will see Tyler receive the COVID-19 vaccine. He admits he was skeptical at first and he understands the skepticism in the Black community about the vaccine. He personally opted for the Pfizer vaccine. The special airs Thursday at 9pm on BET. Has your opinion changed regarding the vaccine?