Tyler Perry, Gelila Bekele Tyler Perry, Gelila Bekele

Tyler Perry and his longtime girlfriend, Gelila Bekele, are expecting their first child together, Us Weekly reports.

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Perry shared the news earlier this week at his 45th birthday party at his home in Atlanta, according to Us. Guests at the party included MonicaLeAnn Rimes and Stevie Wonder, who sang "Happy Birthday" to the Gone Girl star.

Perry and Bekele, a 28-year-old Ethiopian-born model, have been dating on and off for five years.

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