Gelila Bekele Net Worth

Gelila Bekele Net Worth

What's The Gelila Bekele's Net Worth?

Gelila Bekele has a net worth of $2 Million which she earned from many professions which includes actress, model, activist, writer, humanitarian, and filmmaker. She gained the glory and success mostly after successfully acting as a producer for the movie named "Full" in 2015.

She has earned the worth from being a Model and Writer too.She has been the cover girl for many well-known magazines and fashion brands like Allure, Marie Claire, and Essence.

Quick Facts About Gelila Bekele

Gelila Bekele Net Worth $2 Million
Age 35 years old
Date of Birth September 4, 1986
Birth Place Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Height 5 ft 9 in
Gender Female
Nationality Ethiopia
Profession Model, Actress, Writer, Activist, Filmmaker

Wiki, Early Life And Social Medias

Gelila Bekele was born on September 4, 1986 with deep Ethiopian roots. She was born birth in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia with a loving sister Anna Rossetti. Bekele has not revealed much about her family, which leaves us without the name and identity of her parents. But it was known that, she grew up at her grandmother's house with her sister Anna.

Bekele embraces herself as being a vegan. When she was eight years old, she moved to Europe with her family and later shifted to the United States Of America to pursue her college education.

She was enrolled at the University of California in Berkeley. She discovered her talent and interest in Modelling when she was studying in the first year. This caused her to pursue her happiness in modelling leaving her education midway. She had a very motivating and inspiring family who supported her to achieve her profession easily and understandably.

Gelia Bekele is much active on social media. She is active on Instagram with 114k followers where she shares her photos and endorsements with brands. She is also active on Facebook and Twitter with a verified account.

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Net worth and Career

Gelila Bekele has been estimated to have a net worth of $2 million which she has achieved by being a successful model for magazines year after year, producing and writing movies.


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Gelila commenced Modelling in 2006 from being signed with Ford Models in Paris and New York who was spotted by an agent. She has made a significant presence in the fashion world and continues to do so by still modelling for luxury brands which has been a big part in her revenue. She has worked for brands like "H&M", "Pantene", "Anna Sui", "L'Oreal", "Diesel", "Tory Burch", "Diesel", and many more.

She has earned a much good fortune by acting in movies. She made her debut in the film "Full" in 2009. She released her film "Mai: Life is not Honey" in 2015, which was a short film addressing the global problem due to lack of water.

The Ethiopian Model has also stood apart from the rest of the world by being an active participant in movements that support education and women making her a well-known and kind-hearted activist in the world besides being a successful model and famous face in fashion.

She has also earned good fortune from being a writer. She launched her first book "Guzo" in 2016. The book included the religious beliefs, culture, traditions, and customs of six tribes in Ethiopia.

Relationship and Personal Life

Previously, Gelila Bekele was in a relationship with Tyler Perry. She has been in a relationship with Tyler since 2009. Tyler Perry is one of the highest-paid, fantastic actors in the industry. They completed a decade of their relationship in 2020. They have a son named Aman Tyler Perry who was born in 2014.

They were very happy with each other and rumours about their wedding was out but sadly, they split just sometime soon in 2022. Hence, they are now not seen together. The reason behind the split of Perry and Bekele is yet to come.

Interesting Facts About Gelila Bekele

  • Gelila is a proud vegan and a philanthropist.
  • Gelila is a waterbaby and loves to learn watersports much.
  • She never backs up herself standing for women,girls and for the right of people.