Christmas came early, indeed, for Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell! Parenthood star Shepard took to Twitter to share that the couple have welcomed their second daughter. “Delta Bell Shepard is here,” he wrote. “She doesn’t look like either @IMKristenBell or me, but we’re gonna keep her anyway. #christmascameearly.” Bell chimed in to wish her husband good luck — now he has three ladies of the house (Bell, Delta and Delta’s big sister Lincoln) to contend with!
His latest single may be titled how to live alone, but Evan Ross and his wife Ashlee Simpson are about to get some more company! The couple, who wed in late August this year, are reportedly expecting. Baby-to-be will be the first for the couple, but the second for Simpson, who is also mom to 6-year-old son Bronx Mowgli with ex-husband Pete Wentz.
And baby girl makes 9! Stevie Wonder and his girlfriend Tomeeka Robyn Bracy are parents! The couple have welcomed a daughter, named Nia. Nia is the first child for the couple, but the ninth child for Wonder. Although details of her arrival haven’t been released, Nia’s timing seems to be pretty good: her dad wraps up the last date on his “Songs in the Key of Life” tour later this week.
British actress Keira Knightley is expecting her first! Pregnancy rumors have dogged the Imitation Game actress for a while now, but this time it’s for real. Vogue UK is reporting that Knightley’s rep has confirmed that she and husband James Righton are expecting their first. No other details have been shared yet.
Kourtney Kardashian is a mom again! The reality star and her boyfriend Scott Disick have welcomed their third child and second son. Baby boy arrived on an already familiar date for the family: big brother Mason’s birthday — December 14th! The couple, who are also parents to 2-year-old daughter Penelope, haven’t yet shared the name of their newest arrival.
Nashville star Hayden Panettiere is singing a new song these days — lullabies! The actress and her fiancé, boxer Wladimir Klitschko, have welcomed their first baby. Daughter Kaya Klitschko arrived on December 9th. 2014 has been a big year for Panettiere: in addition to welcoming her first baby, she got engaged and kicked off the third season of Nashville.
Actress Emily Deschanel has got a bump on her horizon — a baby bump, that is! The Bones star and her husband David Hornsby (of It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia) are expecting their second. The couple are already parents to 3-year-old son Henry. No word yet on when Henry’s new sibling may arrive.
Sarah Drew will probably be having a few mom’s nights in for a couple of weeks, as she and husband Peter Lanfer get used to life with a new baby again! The couple have welcomed their second baby and first daughter: Hannah Mali Rose arrived 3.5 weeks early on December 3rd. The Moms’ Night In star took to Twitter to share her happy news and explain the thoughts that went into choosing Hannah’s name:, “I’ve always loved the name ‘Hannah’. It means ‘grace’ or ‘favor’ and Hannah was also a Biblical figure who had tremendous faith in God.”
“There is a beautiful red bird named the Mali Firefinch for our redheaded early bird. She came 3.5 weeks early with a full head of red hair,” Drew continued. “In Thailand, Mali is the word for the jasmine flower. The scent of the jasmine flower has the ability to fill a room with sweetness.”
“A close variant in Hebrew is the word male’/maleah meaning full or fullness of God. Hannah was born on the cusp of the full moon. After several days of rain in California the moon was amazing when Peter was driving home to be with Micah the day after Hannah was born.” Micah is the couple’s 2-year-old son.
As for Rose, Drew said, “We chose Rose because it is one of the few flowers that blooms in December and we liked the way the names sounded together.”
Amanda Peet has expanded her family! The actress and her husband, Game of Thrones co-creator David Benioff, have welcomed their third baby. The couple’s first son arrived on December 7th, although a name for the new baby hasn’t yet been shared. Peet and Benioff are already parents to daughters Molly June (4) and Frances Pen (7).
Gone Girl star Rosamund Pike has another baby boy on her hands! The actress and her partner Robie Uniacke have welcomed their second son, who was born December 2nd. The couple haven’t released further details. Baby boy joins 2-year-old big brother Solo (who obviously isn’t lone boy of the house anymore!).