Stars come out for Tyler Perry's son christening


Tyler Perry's baby boy is already rocking the celeb scene: he’s started out with star-spangled christening party in Beverly Hills on Sunday attended by Oprah Winfrey, Yolanda Adams ,Jennifer Hudson and  Cicely Tyson.

Baby Aman Tyler Bekele-Perry, was born on Sunday, November 30, 2014. Aman means peace and represents “the true meaning of Thanksgiving and then, of course, the holiday season,” says Tyler.

Tyler is an actor, director, screenwriter, playwright, producer and author. He's best known for creating and performing in drag as “Madea” in various films.

He and his long-time girlfriend, model and activist Gelila Bekele, posted this sweet message on their facebook page: “These pictures are from our son’s christening yesterday. Christening him in the gospel. What a special day. Thank you Oprah, Oliver, and Cicely. I know my son has great Godparents.”

The programme for the event listed two godmothers — Cicely Tyson and Oprah Winfrey.

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