Facts of Gelila Bekele
|Date of Birth :|
|Age :||33 years old|
|Family Name :||Bekele|
|Birth Country :||Ethiopia|
|Birth Sign :||Virgo|
|Birth Name||Gelila Bekele|
|Birth Place/City||Addis Ababa|
|Profession||Model,actress, activist,and humanitarian|
|Net Worth||$400 million|
|Affair with||Tyler Perry|
She is a stunning Ethiopian model, humanitarian and social activist, who is known for her work with Ford Models. Till now she has appeared on several ad campaigns like Colgate, Levi's, Pantene, L'oreal and has appeared in Lucky, Allure, Essence, Marie Claire and various fashion magazines. Her modeling career started, after a scout for Ford Models noticed her in her native country.
Gelila Bekele was born on September 4, 1986, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia under the birth sign of Virgo. She was raised along with her sister, Anna Wrossetti.
As per her nationality, she is Ethiopian/American and belongs to the Black-American ethnicity. She spent most of her childhood days in Addis Ababa and later shifted to America and Europe pursuing her modeling career.
Gelila Bekele started her professional model since 2006 with Ford Models in Paris and New York in her early 20s. Currently, she represented by Women (360), Model Management (New York), and Premium Models (Paris).
Gelila endorses several beauty products including Levi’s, Diesel, Tory Burch, Michael Kors, Anna Sui, H&M, Pinko, Pantene, and L’Oreal. Besides this, she featured in a various leading fashion magazine.
In 2009, she appeared in the movie, Full along with Dino Antoniou and others. She also enrolled in a documentary filmmaking and released her first film, Mai: Life is not Honey in 2015. She launched her book, Guzo! in 2016 which based on the daily lives of native Ethiopians.
Besides modeling, she is also a humanitarian and social activist.
Gelila Bekele is unmarried but she is in a romantic relationship with her longtime boyfriend, Tyler Perry. They have been together since 2009.
Her boyfriend is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker, and songwriter. He announced that he was going to be a father on his 45th birthday celebration.
The duo is proud parents of a son, Amen Perry who was born on November 30, 2014. Currently, the couple resides in Atlanta along with her partner and son.
Above all, the pair tries their best to keep their romance and future wedding plans to themselves.
Gelila Bekele has an estimated net worth is $600 million. In 2017, Bekele and her boyfriend moved to a $14.5 million house in Beverly Hills, California.
The couple owned a lavishing car, Rolls Royce ($120K). Her boyfriend, Tyler Perry also has a private jet costing $125 million.
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Gelila Bekele Affairs
First Affair with Tyler Perry
An American actor, director, screenwriter and songwriter, Perry is the long time dated boyfriend of the gorgeous Gelila.