First Look and Early Today anchor Veronic De La Cruz is making her own news! The journalist welcomed her first baby — son Hartley Eric — on March 13th. According to People, De La Cruz named her son after her late brother, Eric, who died while awaiting a heart transplant. She went on to talk about her newest family member, saying, “Of course, he couldn’t be any more beautiful. I think I can safely say I have finally met the love of my life.”
So far, 2013 is quite the year for Tamar Braxton! She released a single from her newest album Love and War late last month, she kicked off the third season of her reality TV show Braxton Family Values on the 14th and she announced that she and husband Vince Herbert are expecting their first! Whew! Braxton waited until she was visibly showing to share her happy news, telling People that, because she’d been told she and Herbert would have trouble conceiving, she was very surprised to learn she was, in fact, expecting! Although Braxton hasn’t shared whether they’re expecting a son or a daughter, rumor has it that a baby boy may be on the way!
Actor Johnathon Schaech is having a big month! His most recent movie, Phantom, debuted in theaters earlier this month, and he learned that he’s getting a son! Schaech and his fiancée Julie Solomon learned earlier that their expecting their first baby in September,but they’ve only recently learned that baby will be a boy. Schaech told People, “I want to raise my son the way my dad raised me. We are both looking forward to [instilling] the ideals, morals and traditions that both of our parents have and honoring the purpose this child brings us. Oh my God, I feel so blessed!”
American Idol winner Kris Allen will be singing the blues this summer, but they’ll be mighty happy blues! The musician and his wife Katy recently announced that the baby they’re expecting this July — their first — will be a son! The singer shared the happy news in an interview with Hollywire at this year’s SXSW.
The future is looking mighty rosy for Harold Perrineau and his wife Brittany! The couple welcomed their third baby on March 21st. Daughter Holiday Grace Perrineau is also the third daughter for the couple, who are parents to 18-year-old Aurora and 4.5-year-old Wynter Ana. In addition to parenthood, one of Perrineau’s latest projects — Sexy Evil Genius — is scheduled to be in theaters next month.
This year is looking pretty big for milestones in the Manning family! Eli Manning and his wife Abby celebrate their daughter Ava Frances‘ birthday this month, they’ll celebrate their fifth anniversary in April, and they’ll celebrate the arrival of their second baby in June! While the NY Giants‘ quarterback has confirmed that baby #2 is on the way, he hasn’t yet shared whether the family is adding a son or a daughter.
Modern Family actress Sofia Vergara is planning ahead to expand her own family! The 40-year-old actress, who is engaged to Nick Loeb, has recently shared that she’s in the process of freezing her eggs. According to People, Vergara’s 21-year-old son Manolo is OK with his mom’s hopes to expand the family. “Sometimes he used to scream at me when he was younger: ‘Why can’t you have another baby, so you can stop focusing on me?'” she’s quoted as saying.
Edward Norton is going from The Bourne Legacy to creating his own legacy! The actor and his fiancée Shauna Robertson are reportedly expecting their first baby. According to Us Weekly, the couple are expecting to become parents “any day now.” No official confirmation has been made, nor have any details about whether baby may be a son or a daughter been shared.
Rumors have been flying that Jessica Simpson is expecting a son with her fiance Eric Johnson. And Simpson recently confirmed that happy news — albeit by accident! The fashion designer was interviewing on Jimmy Kimmel Live when she let slip that daughter Maxwell Drew (10 months) could look forward to a baby brother. “I can’t believe I did that,” she said later.
It’s blue times two for Maggie Rizer! The model and her husband Alexander Mehran welcomed their second son earlier this week. Quinnlann Clancey Mehran arrived on March 15th, weighing 7 pounds, 12 ounces. Rizer shared the happy news — and a cute photo — of the new arrival on Twitter, dubbing her new man “Our little Mighty Quinn.” Quinn is the second child for the couple, who are also parents to 15-month-old Zander.