is an American actor, comedian, filmmaker, writer, and songwriter, specializing in the gospel genre.
Perry wrote and produced many stage plays during the 1990s and early 2000s.
Tyler Perry and his model girlfriend Gelila Bekele have welcomed their first child together, sources confirm to Us Weekly.
The couple's son Aman Tyler Perry arrived on Sunday, Nov. PHOTOS: 2014's babies of the year "They are totally and completely excited, and really looking forward to their first holiday with their son," a source tells Us.
But for now at least, the two are just happily dating.
When Madea catches sixteen-year-old Jennifer and her two younger brothers looting her home, she decides to take matters into her own hands and delivers the young delinquents to the only ... What you should see is people in this office care about what they look like. We have over a billion dollars walking in and out of these offices looking for love. I mean, honestly, there are two types of people in this world; Those that will think this movie is 'genius' JUST because Tyler Perry wrote it and those who will actually use their brains to finally realize that the garbage he puts on not just the big screen, but cable television as well is nothing more than stereotypical, melodramatic bullshit that characterizes Black people as oversexed animals with no moral core and who love to participate in the drama that each of his literary pieces is based on.
"I don't want to work this hard, I don't want to have all of this and not leave it to my children. A rep for Perry has yet to respond to the Daily News' request for comment.
I also know, that as hard as I'm working — doing 20 hours a day — now is not the time." What a difference a year makes.
"The greatest gift I'm being given right now is the opportunity to give the little boy in me everything I never had, so that's what I'm excited about," the filmmaker-mogul said during an interview with .
"Everybody is happy and healthy." Us confirmed back in September that Perry and Bekele, 28, were expecting.
The creator announced the news to loved ones at his 45th birthday bash at his Atlanta, GA., home on Sept. PHOTOS: Cutest celeb baby announcements "They are overjoyed and really, really happy," an insider told Us at the time.
News about the "Madea" star’s hints although he did not confirm anything then.
"He said, 'Some of you know what I'm talking about,'" the guest continued, adding that Bekele is "seven or eight months pregnant." Shortly after his birthday festivities friends reportedly shared the news on social media, but both posts were quickly deleted.