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Tyler Perry is a 52-year-old American TV Producer from New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He was born on Saturday, September 13, 1969. Is Tyler Perry married or single, who is he dating now and previously?

As of 2022, Tyler Perry is dating Gelila Bekele.


Tyler Perry is an American actor, producer, director, screenwriter, playwright, author, and songwriter, specializing in the gospel genre. Perry wrote and produced many stage plays during the 1990s and early 2000s. In 2011, Forbes named him the highest paid man in entertainment; he earned US$130 million between May 2010 and 2011. His first work consisted of letters to himself that he adapted into the musical I Know I’ve Been Changed.

Real Name
Emmitt Perry, Jr
TV Producer
Place of Birth
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Date of Birth
September 13, 1969 (age 52)
Birth Sign
Marital Status
Gelila Bekele

Fun Fact: On the day of Tyler Perry’s birth, "" by was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and was the U.S. President.

Tyler Perry’s girlfriend is Gelila Bekele. They started dating in 2007. Tyler had at least 3 relationship in the past. Tyler Perry has not been previously engaged. His father beat him regularly and molested one of his friends. He attempted suicide as a child to avoid his father’s attacks. His mother Willie Maxine Perry died in 2009. In December 2014, he welcomed a son named Aman with longtime partner Gelila Bekele. According to our records, he has 1 children.

Tyler Perry’s girlfriend

Tyler Perry Girlfriend
Gelila Bekele

Tyler Perry’s girlfriend is Gelila Bekele. Gelila Bekele was born in Addis Ababa and is currently 35 years old. He is a Ethiopian Model. The couple started dating in 2007. They’ve been together for approximately 15 years, 7 months, and 9 days.

Ethiopian model and civil rights activist who has appeared on the covers of magazines like Marie Claire, Essence, and Allure.

He is a Virgo. Virgos are often slow to fall in love. They are conservative by nature and cautious with their hearts, they benefit from a more flirtatious aggressive partner to start things off. The most compatible signs with Virgo are generally considered to be Taurus, Cancer, Scorpio, and Capricorn. The least compatible signs with Virgo are generally considered to be Gemini and Sagittarius.

According to Chinese Zodiac, Tyler was born in the Year of the Rooster while his girlfriend in the Year of the Tiger. People born in the Year of the Rooster are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Tyler Perry has a ruling planet of Mercury.

Like many celebrities and famous people, Tyler keeps his love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Tyler Perry past relationships, exes and previous hookups.

Past Relationships

He has not been previously engaged. Tyler Perry has been in relationships with Tasha Smith and Tyra Banks. We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

Tyler Perry is turning 53 in

About Tyler Perry

Tyler Perry was born on the 13th of September, 1969 (Generation X). Generation X, known as the "sandwich" generation, was born between 1965 and 1980. They are lodged in between the two big well-known generations, the Baby Boomers and the Millennials. Unlike the Baby Boomer generation, Generation X is focused more on work-life balance rather than following the straight-and-narrow path of Corporate America.
Tyler was born in the 1960s. The 1960s was the decade dominated by the Vietnam War, Civil Rights Protests, Cuban Missile Crisis, antiwar protests and saw the assassinations of US President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. It also marked the first man landed on the moon.

Tyler Perry is famous for being a TV Producer. Producer, playwright, filmmaker, director, and actor who was dubbed the highest paid man in entertainment by Forbes magazine in 2011. He was inspired to begin writing after watching an episode of Oprah Winfrey’s talk show where a writer discussed the therapeutic effects of creating fiction.

Tyler Perry’s Spouse
Gelila Bekele
Started Dating

The 52-year-old American was born in the Year of the Rooster and is part of Generation X generation

Emmitt Perry, Jr attended (Dropped Out, G.E.D.).

Tyler Perry Facts

What is Tyler Perry marital status?


Is Tyler Perry gay?


Who is Tyler Perry girlfriend now?

Gelila Bekele

Does he have any children?

Tyler Perry has 1 children.

When did Tyler Perry start dating Gelila Bekele?

Tyler started seeing Gelila Bekele in 2007.

Is Tyler Perry having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Tyler Perry ever been engaged?

Tyler Perry has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Tyler Perry?

Discover the net worth of Tyler Perry on CelebsMoney or at NetWorthStatus.

Tyler Perry’s birth sign is Virgo and he has a ruling planet of Mercury.


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