Tyler Perry and his girlfriend received an early Christmas blessing! 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, according to PEOPLE.
“Mom and baby are happy and healthy. Tyler is so excited,” sources report..
Aman means peace and represents “the true meaning of Thanksgiving and then, of course, the holiday season.”
After welcoming their baby boy, the proud parents sent out a birth announcement to family and close friends, asking that in lieu of gifts, donations be made to Charity Water, an organization dedicated to providing clean water to developing countries.