Bristol Palin, the daughter of former Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin, gave birth on Saturday to a baby boy named Tripp Easton Mitchell. The baby was born in Alaska and weighed seven pounds, seven ounces. A relative confirmed the news, saying “the baby is fine and Bristol is doing well” and “everyone is excited.”
Tripp is the first child for Bristol and her fiance, Levi Johnston. The two plan to wed next year.
Babies are all the rage in soap opera land. Guiding Light actress Jessica Leccia and her husband Brian Malloy recently announced that they are expecting their first child together. The baby is due in June. The couple were married last May in Puerto Rico. No word on whether or not Leccia’s pregnancy will affect her storyline.
The Young and The Restless star Daniel Goddard and his wife Rachael got an early Christmas present last week. The couple welcomed son Sebastian William on the morning of December 19. Sebastian weighed nine pounds, eleven ounces and was 21 inches long. The couple have another son, Ford Martin, who is two. The proud papa posted that “Mum & baby are well and Ford is doing a great job as a big brother” on his MySpace page.
In better late than never news, Philip Seymour Hoffman revealed that his newest daughter’s name is Willa. His partner, Mimi O’Donnell, gave birth to Willa in October. The couple have two other children, Cooper Alexander, 5, and Tallulah, 23 months.
Meet Bronx Mowgli
Dec 26, 2008 07:24 PM
New parents Ashlee Simpson-Wentz and Pete Wentz have shared the first photos of the son, Bronx Mowgli. The couple posted pics of their new son on Went’z website, friendsorenemies.com, in a “Happy Holidays” greeting to fans.
Bronx was born last month in Los Angeles and is the first child for the newlyweds.
A New Love for Lance
Dec 24, 2008 12:45 PM
Cyclist Lance Armstrong is going to be a daddy again! He recently announced that he and girlfriend Anna Hansen are expecting their first child together, and that their families are ”ecstatic” about the news. Armstrong, who battled testicular cancer in 1996, has three children–Luke, 9, and twins Isabelle and Grace, 7–with ex-wife Kristin Richards. The new baby will make his or her appearance in June.
Jordyn Blum glowed in a black lace gown and red lipstick when she accompanied rocker hubby Dave Grohl to the 31st Annual Kennedy Center Honors last week. The couple are expecting their second child some time next year. Daughter Violet Maye is 2 ½.
“No, she is not pregnant,” Jermaine Dupri wrote of girlfriend Janet Jackson on his “JD’s World” blog today. Rumors were swirling earlier this week that the couple were expecting their first child together. Dupri felt the need to fire back, saying his blog is where fans can “get the truth.”
Actress Angie Harmon and her hubby, Jason Sehorn, are the proud parents of a “healthy baby girl” named Emery Hope, who was born today. The couple have two other daughters, Finley, five, and Avery, three, so the former football pro is definitely outnumbered!
According to the Star, Saved by the Bell and Beverly Hills 90210 alum Tiffani Thiessen is finally getting her wish to become a mother. A source close to the actress says that Thiessen and hubby Brady Smith are “over the moon” at the prospect of being parents, but are keeping mum for now, as she’s in the early stages of pregnancy. She apparently has been visiting a fertility center in Los Angeles, with excellent results.