By: Amanda Anderson-Niles
Weeks ago it was confirmed that movie heavyweight Tyler Perry is expecting his first child with girlfriend Gelila Bekele and now sources confirm to PEOPLE that the movie producer is officially in the Daddy club.
Tyler Perry is a new dad!
The actor and director, 45, and his longtime girlfriend, model and activist Gelila Bekele, welcomed their first child, son Aman Tyler Perry, on Sunday, Nov. 30, PEOPLE has learned.
“Mom and baby are happy and healthy. Tyler is so excited,” a source tells PEOPLE.
Aman means peace and represents “the true meaning of Thanksgiving and then, of course, the holiday season.”
I’ma keep it cute and just say congratulations.
I feel like we just heard they were pregnant a few weeks ago. LOL.
I like the name.
Ah, new parents. I wish them the best.
Aww I’m happy for him. He really wanted to be a father.
I am happy for his blessings.