Meet the Parents: Tyler Perry Confirms Baby On the Way! + Who is Gelila Bekele?

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The rumors are true! Tyler Perry is going to be a dad. As previously, last week rumors swirled that the 45-year-old movie director/actor and his girlfriend Gelila Bekele were expecting a child. Reportedly, Tyler shared the news with guests at his intimate birthday party at his Atlanta home.

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Tyler confirmed the news on Friday, at the New York Film Festival, with the Associated Press, telling the outlet:

Good, good. We’re good. Very happy. She’s excited, I’m excited so we’re very happy.

For the nosey folk (*raises hand*), here are a few fun facts about Tyler’s future BM.