Ioan Gruffudd and Alice Evans
Ioan Gruffudd and Alice Evans, who met on the set of 102 Dalmatians in 2000, welcomed Ella Betsi Janet on September 6th. Ella weighed in at 6 pounds, 3 ounces. According to PEOPLE, the couple included Janet in Ella’s name in remembrance of Alice’s mother, who unexpectedly passed away shortly before Alice underwent her final screen test for her Dalmatians’ role.
He’s made his winner’s climb more than a few times at the Indianapolis 500. He’s sported the Mirror Ball trophy on Dancing With the Stars. And now Helio Castroneves is looking forward to the greatest reward of all — parenthood! Castroneves and his girlfriend Adriana Henao are expecting a baby girl in January. Although the couple toyed with the idea of naming her “Indy,” they’ve opted instead for Mikaella.
Heidi Klum and Seal
It’s a girl for Heidi Klum and husband, Seal. Daughter Lou Sulola was born on Friday night to the Project Runway host and her singer husband.
The proud papa said “from the moment she looked into both of our eyes, it was endless love at first sight. She is beautiful beyond words, and we are happy that she chose us to watch her grow over the coming years,” he said.
The couple have three older children–Leni, 5; Henry 4 and Johan, 2.
Twins for Tambor!
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Jeffrey Tambor and his wife, Kasia Ostlun, have expanded their brood by two! Twin boys Hugo Bernard and Eli Nicholas were born on October 4th. Along with these two newest additions, Jeffrey and Kasia are also parents to Eve Julia and Gabriel Kasper. Tambor, who got his start on television in such shows as Taxi, Three’s Company and The Ropers, also has two daughters with ex-wife Kathryn Mitchell. Tambor appears in The Invention of Lying, which opened this month.
Get up close and personal with Jennifer Hudson in the latest issue of PEOPLE, in which the new mom dishes about everything from lullabies to diapers and feedings with her son, David, who was born on August 10.
Of motherhood, the singer/actress says, “I love being nurturing and caring because I love to see other people happy. Who better to devote my time to than my own child?”
Find out more when the issue hits newsstands on October 15.
Kourtney Kardashian and boyfriend Scott Disick need to to stock up on blue! The reality TV star recently announced exclusively to In Touch that they are expecting a baby boy. According to someone close to the family, “Kourtney and Scott were trying to keep it a secret, but they are so excited!”
Kardashian’s mom, Kris Jenner, is busy planning a shower for her daughter at the family’s Los Angeles home. The baby is due around Christmas.
Mariah Carey and Nick Cannon
Pregnancy rumors have surrounded Carey and her husband, Nick Cannon, since their 2008 wedding. And although she continues to say she’s not pregnant, Carey is apparently looking ahead. According to a recent interview with Sirius XM’s Morning Mash-Up, the couple have already picked out the names for their future children. But they’re not telling! Guess we’ll just have to wait for the future Carey-Cannon baby to arrive to find out.
Girlfriends alumna Golden Brooks and her boyfriend, 24 regular D.B. Woodside, welcomed a baby girl early last month. Dakota Tao Brooks-Woodside was born on September 1st. She weighed in at 9 pounds, 2 ounces and was 23 inches. Brooks, 38, wrapped up Polish Bear, an indie film, earlier this year. Woodside, meanwhile, has appeared in several episodes of TNT’s series HawthoRNe.
He’s been giving advice to others since his debut on Oprah’s show in the late 90s, but Dr. Phil McGraw has the perfect plan in mind for dealing with his first grandbaby. “I plan to be the typical doting grandfather that gets to do all the fun stuff and none of the tough stuff,” McGraw told PEOPLE recently.
The newest McGraw is the first child for Jay and his wife, Erica, who announced their big news during a recent family trip to Europe.
Expectant mama and Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi has been candid about her pregnancy since sharing the good news earlier this month. First, she spoke about her struggles with endometriosis, and now she’s talking openly about her itchy baby bump!
At a New York City brunch to champion Reebok’s line of Pink Ribbon products, Lakshmi says she has a daily “buttering ceremony” to soothe her burgeoning belly. She plans to keep butter on her plate as well, saying “I am as omnivorous as it’s possible to be. I always say there’s nothing I won’t eat and nothing I won’t wear.”
While eager to share about her progressing pregnancy, Lakshmi’s keeping mum on the father’s identity as well as the baby’s gender. Guess we’ll find out at least one of those answers when she delivers in late March/early April.