"He was so happy in the moment so he told the guests," the insider says of the private star, who broke the news in front of 100 family members and close friends including Jennifer Holliday, Tevin Campbell, Monica, Jazmine Sullivan, and Le Ann Rimes.
Topping off the wonderful evening, Stevie Wonder then sang Perry "Happy Birthday." PHOTOS: Guess the baby bump!
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director announced the news at his 45th birthday party at his home in Atlanta, GA., on Monday, Sept. PHOTOS: Stars who have concealed their bump "They are overjoyed and really, really happy," the source says of Perry and his model love, who is about 7 months along.
In 2014, it was announced that Perry and Bekele were expecting their first child together and son Aman was born on November 30, 2014. Her humanitarian side is probably one of the big things that draws Perry to her since tonight he is being given an award for Favorite Humanitarian at the 2017 People's Choice Awards.In fact, there is not much information about the couple and their history on the Internet at all.In September 2014, Perry announced that he and Bekele were expecting a child together.“I get a Face Time call and she’s holding up the pregnancy stick,”he tells PEOPLE’s Editor-in-Chief Jess Cagle in the latest episode of The Jess Cagle Interview (streaming now on People TV).“I’m like, ‘I guess this is happening.'” The Madea creator explains that he learned the news in the same spot he’d found out equally life-changing information just years before. For more information on Perry's relationship with Bekele, as well as background on Bekele in general, click through our gallery of her best Instagram pics.2006 - 2006Tyler Perry and Tyra Banks were spotted out dining together a few time in 2006, which sparked rumors of romance.It seems like Bekele and Perry are in no rush to get married.In a 2013 appearance on Perry told Leno that his schedule might be too hectic for marriage and rightfully so.Perry has been dating model Gelila Bekele for quite some time, although no one really knows for how long.According to one website, the couple has allegedly been dating since 2007.