Gelila Bekele Age, House, Son, Husband, Net Worth, Bio

Gelila Bekele is an Ethiopian model. Gelila Bekele is a humanitarian, social activist, and filmmaker. She flies on assignments between Europe and the United States.

Gelila Bekele Age, House, Son, Husband, Net Worth, Bio
Gelila Bekele Age, House, Son, Husband, Net Worth, Bio

Gelila Bekele Biography

Full Name: Gelila Bekele
Age: 32 years
Birth Date: September 4, 1986
Horoscope: Virgo
Birth Place: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Nationality: Ethiopian-American
Height: 5 feet 9 inches(175 cm)
Weight: 61 kg(134 lbs)
Body Measurements: 33-24-35 inches
Marital Status: Unmarried
Partner: Tyler Perry
Children: 1
Profession: Model, Social Worker, Author, Film Maker
Net Worth: $600 million
Social Media: InstagramTwitter

Gelila Bekele Net Worth, Income

Gelila Bekele has an estimated net worth of around $600 million as of 2022.

Early Life

Beauty with exceptional talent, Gelila was born in the beautiful city of Addis Abab, Ethiopia. She has a sister named Anna Rossetti, with whom she shares a cordial relationship. As of now, Bekele has not mentioned much about her parents. Likewise, Bekele belongs to Ethiopian ethnicity and has got the citizenship of both Ethiopia and America. Despite the absence of academic background, Bekele is assumed to be well-read and learned. Also, it was mentioned that Bekele spent some of her time in Ethiopia and even in Europe.

Personal Life

As we all know, the bombshell Gelila is taken as we speak. Similarly, she is in a romantic relationship with her partner, Tyler Perry, an award-winning American actor, producer, and songwriter. They have been together since 2009, almost a decade. However, the duo has yet to tie the knot and live as husband and wife. Nevertheless, it has not stopped the couple from sharing their love and enjoy each other’s company.

As a matter of fact, the lovey-dovey couple welcomed their son, Aman Tyler Perry, back in 2014. Moreover, the family of three has been living a blissful life in the states. Aside from spending time with her family, Gelila also devotes herself to charity works. Being a vegan, Bekele also promotes a healthy and green lifestyle.

Gelila Bekele Age, Family

Gelila Bekele was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on September 4, 1986, and is of Ethiopian ethnicity. As a child, She always dreamt of being a model and it didn’t take long for her to start a modeling career. She has a sister named Anna Wossetti.



Initially, Gelila worked with Ford Models. Her involvement with the modeling company helped her a lot as she then appeared in numerous beauty campaigns including ‘Pantene’,  ‘L’Oreal’, ‘And Levi’s’. She was involved in various ad campaigns for these companies. She has also appeared in numerous fashion magazines including ‘Glamour; ‘Marie Claire’, ‘Allure’, ‘Lucky’ and ‘Essence’. Her appearance in the campaigns has made her recognized far and wide. Her long and curly hair has been her trademark for several years. Apart from her acting and modeling career, Gelila has also been an eminent figure in social works and humanitarian works.

Charitable Works

She has been supporting numerous charity works as a philanthropist and spends most of her time working to help the people of the third world nations by uplifting their living standards. She is an active activist for ‘Charity: water’ and other numerous projects that help people in need around the world. Through her charitable works, Gelila has been a role model for numerous people and people often praise her for her involvement in these projects. She spends time between Europe and the United States. She is also the author of the book  ‘Guzo!’ (2016).

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