Tyler Perry Girlfriend, Gelila Bekele Bio: Boyfriend, Son, Career, Net Worth, & Wiki-facts!

Gelila Bekele, an Ethiopian model, is popular for being the longtime girlfriend of American actor, Tyler Perry. Tyler is an actor, comedian who made the list of Forbes as the highest paid person earning $130 million in 2011. As of 2019, Gelila is making the news for being featured in Okay Africa 100 as Notable African Women.

If you want to know more about the details of Gelila Bekele’s life then scroll down the article for some valuable information. In this article, we are here to provide you information about Gelila’s boyfriend and children, net worth, nationality, ethnicity and so on.

Celebs Facts

Birth NameGelila Bekele
Birthday4th September
BirthplaceAddis Ababa, Ethiopia
Nationality Ethiopian
Zodiac SignVirgo
Profession Model
DatingTyler Perry


Is Gelila Bekele married to Tyler Perry?

Gelila is a beautiful young girl who has been in a relationship with the successful actor and comedian, Tyler Perry since 2009. It’s not clear when and how they met but they have been together since 2009 and appear in red carpet events and functions together.

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Caption: Gelila Bekele and Tyler Perry

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Even though the couple has not decided when to get married, Gelila and Tyler welcomed their first child, Aman Tyler Perry on 30th November 2014. The couple mostly tries to keep their son away from the limelight and off the reach of media.

Gelila Beleke Net Worth

She is a diligent young lady who began her in the fashion industry as a model. She worked with several top-level brands and magazines like Levi’s, Tory Burch, Diesel, Pantene, L’Oréal, and so on. Also, she has her hands set in charitable and humanitarian works with Charity Water. The organization belongs to Scott Harrison, Photographer, and Entrepreneur.

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 Gelila Bekele Instagram:  an Ethiopian Model

Apart from her modeling works, Gelila is also the author of the book titled, Guzo in 2016. The book tells the story of people of Ethiopia, their lifestyles, religion, culture, and different tribes living in the country. As of 2019, Gelila turned into a producer as she produced a documentary movie titled, Anbessa, directed by Mo Scarpelli.

On 9th February 2019, Gelila went on to the premiere of the documentary at Berlin International Film Festival in Berlin. Although the details of Gelila’s net worth are under review, she enjoys the lavishing net worth of around $800 million of her boyfriend, Tyler Perry.

Gelila Bekele Wiki-bio, Nationality, and Ethnicity

Gelila was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia in the year 1986. She is of Ethiopia nationality and part of the Ethiopian descent. Gelila shared most of her childhood with her sister, Anna Wrosetti, in their home country, Ethiopia. Anna is a writer and they share a strong bond with each other, however, details about her parents are not available.

Gelila reached the age of 33 and celebrates her birthday every year on 4th September. Her birth sign is Virgo. Gelila stands tall with a height of 5ft and 9inches and weighs and has the body measurements of 32-25-35.