Tyler Perry is known for bringing the folks to the party. The party as in stellar ratings for the OWN network with his new show, "The Haves & The Have Nots". The show generated an astonishing 1.77 million viewers, making the new series the highest rated debut ever!

The show centers around a wealthy family and their help with a huge host of problems, secrets, and drama. So far, the reviews have been stellar!

Did you watch the show? If so, what did you think of the premier?

 Watch: Tyler Perry's 'The Have & The Have Nots' Premier

Scheduled for back-to-back premier debuts, the highly-anticipated show reached a spike of 1.8 million viewers by the time the second episode aired at 9 p.m.

This is great news for Tyler and Oprah! Congratulations!