Award-winning actress and singer Jennifer Hudson has something else to celebrate–she’s going to be a mom! Friends and family hosted a baby shower for her this weekend in downtown Chicago, according to reports from the Chicago Tribune. Rumored to be seven months along, the mommy-to-be received gifts in gender-neutral yellow. This will be the first child for Hudson and her fiance, David Otunga.
Singer Gerard Way has a new romance–with his newborn daughter. The My Chemical Romance frontman and his wife, Lindsey ‘Lyn-Z’ Ballato, are the proud parents of a baby girl, Bandit Lee, who was born on Wednesday. The newest member of their family band weighed a litte over six pounds, and the whole family is “happy and healthy.”
Former Family Matters actress Jaimee Foxworth now has a family of her own. She and her longtime boyfriend, Michael Shaw, welcomed son Michael Douglas, Jr. to their lives today. Little Michael was ten days overdue and weighed six pounds, eleven ounces and was 19 ¼ inches long. The new mom called it the “best day” of her life.
Parminder Nagra and her hubby James Stenson are the proud parents of a bouncing baby boy. Son Kai David Singh was born on Tuesday, May 19. A rep for the actress, who most recently appeared on ER, told Us Weekly that “mother, daddy, and baby are all doing great.”
So, the rumors are true. Merely six weeks after filing for divorce (after 28 years of marriage and seven children) to wife Robyn, Mel Gibson has announced that his girlfriend, Russian musician Oksana Grigoerieva, is pregnant with the couple’s first child. A friend of Gibson’s said that the actor “couldn’t be happier” and “loves being a father.” The baby is due in late fall.
Kerri Walsh wasted no time after her gold medal winning performance in Beijing last summer–she became pregnant with her first child before she even left the country! And on Friday, the volleyball player realized her dream of becoming a mother. She gave birth to son Joseph Michael at 8:57 p.m. in Los Angeles. Walsh told PEOPLE,
We could not be more thrilled to welcome Joseph into the world. It’s the most incredible feeling. We are already so in love with him and it’s such an amazing, special moment for our family.
Joseph’s dad is Walsh’s husband and professional volleyball player Casey Jennings.
New Yorkers got the first glimpse of mommy-to-be Sarah Michelle Gellar‘s baby bump yesterday. The former Buffy star was spotted out shopping, though not for baby items (just yet). Her baby with hubby Freddie Prinze Jr. is due this fall.
Chad Lowe is a daddy! His girlfriend, producer Kim Painter, gave birth to the couple’s first child, a daughter named Mabel, on Saturday. Mabel made her debut in Los Angeles.
She’s only five months old and has won a coveted spot in PEOPLE‘s Most Beautiful issue! Emery Hope Sehorn, daughter of actress Angie Harmon and former pro football player Jason Sehorn, is featured along with her mother in the most recent issue. Harmon says her daughter is a happy baby and “has literally been smiling since day one.” Emery has two older sisters, Avery and Finley.
Wanda Sykes is a mom! Her wife, Alex, gave birth to twins, Olivia Lou and Lucas Claude, earlier this week. The couple’s representative said “all are happy and healthy and at home.” The couple married in October 2008, and these are their first children.