Gelila Bekele is a multi-talented media personality who is a model, activist, documentary filmmaker as well as a humanitarian.
Along with them, Gelila is also an Instagram influencer with over 105k followers on Instagram alone. Moreover, she can also be found on other social media sites like Twitter and Facebook.
Here is everything you wish to know about the amazing personality Gelila Bekele.
Husband And Children Of Gelila Bekele
Activist Gelila was in a relationship with her longtime boyfriend Tyler Perry. The duo first met at a Prince concert in 2007. In the year 2009, there was speculation about the duo being together.
Later in the year 2014, they moved in together. Soon then the duo was blessed with a baby boy. They welcomed their son Aman Tyler Perry on 30 November 2014.
Despite experiencing parenthood together for about 6 years and being in a relationship for about 13 years, Gelila and Tyler barely spoke about their dating life and even opted to maintain the privacy of their little kid.
Moreover, they are not married but they did share a few years of their life as husband and wife.
As of now, they are no longer together according to the Instagram post shared by actor Tyler Perry on December 16 where he captioned being 51 and single. He even termed it as the midlife crisis.
Gelila Bekele’s Family And Early Life
Gelila Bekele was born in 1986 in Addis, Ababa with Ethiopian ethnicity whereas she comprises Ethiopian American nationality. 34 years old Gelila celebrates her birthday on 4th September.
In an interview with Cattwalk Gelila revealed that she was raised by her grandmother Almaz rather than her parents. Gelila is extremely influenced by her grandmother and also has a close bond with her.
In addition, Gelila’s mother was just 16 years old when she gave birth to Gelila.
Almost at the age of 9, she moved from Ethiopia to Europe where she was exposed to a new language, religion, and culture.
Talking about her siblings, she has a sister named Anna Wrossetti.
More About Gelila
According to the wiki, Gelila Bekele is also the author of the book named Guzo. She loves to read books and her favorite place to travel is Ethiopia as it has everything from desert to jungle to the coast.
Gelila went to UC Berkeley but dropped out in order to pursue a modeling career. Beautiful Gelila has naturally curly hair.
She can be seen in the 2009’s film named “Full”. She has documented and directed some movies among which the famous one is Mai: Life is not Honey which was released in the year 2015.
Being a multitalented media personality Gelila may relish a handsome sum of net worth.
As per her height, Gelila is 1.75m tall.