Jeffrey Donovan may be burning the midnight oil these days! The Burn Notice star and his wife Michelle welcomed their first baby recently. Beyond confirming the arrival of their daughter and releasing a short statement — “She is a healthy and happy baby girl, and we are incredibly blessed to have her in our lives” — the couple has keep most details private.
Life has been a series of steps for Magic Mike star Channing Tatum. He and his wife, American Horror Story: Asylum actress Jenna Dwarn-Tatum, met on the set of their movie Step Up and were married in 2009. Now, the couple are stepping into the next phase of life: parenthood! Reps for the performers confirmed the happy news to People, sharing only that baby-to-be is expected next year.
Hmmm … we may need some psychic help of our own to figure out actress Samaire Armstrong‘s news! The hypothesis: The Mentalist actress had a son over the weekend. The evidence: Armstrong announced the arrival of her baby via her Facebook page, saying, “Thank you sooo much for all the love!! Will post pictures after a little rest. We’re all doing wonderfully. It was an amazing experience and we couldn’t be more thrilled with our new arrival. :)) xoxoxoxoxo!!!!!” That update came after Friday’s post about being ready for baby’s arrival (“We’re ready when u are.”) So it sounds like baby arrived this weekend. Based on an early Tweet by Armstrong (“Maybe he’ll be a lawyer”) that accompanied a picture of her baby bump, it sounds like baby to be is a son. And if rumors are to be believed, Armstrong has dubbed her new arrival Calin. Whew … detective work is tough!
The year is coming to a close on a blue note for comedian and TV producer Byron Allen and his wife Jennifer Lucas — but they’re all smiles over the news! The couple welcomed their third baby on December 11th. According to People, son Lucas Byron Allen weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces. Little Lucas has two big sisters to look up to: Chloe Ava (4) and Olivia Rose (2.5).
Marisa Miller must have been very good this year! The model and her husband Griffin Guess welcomed their first baby yesterday. Gavin Lee Guess weighed 8 pounds, 10 ounces at his big debut. In addition to tackling modeling and motherhood, Miller has a few other projects in the works, including next year’s movie R.I.P.D.
Today correspondent Jenna Bush Hager is breaking a pretty big story: a presidential grandbaby! The daughter of former President George W. Bush and First Lady Laura Bush recently announced that she and her husband Henry are expecting their first baby next spring. And while her mom and sister Barbara have volunteered to help decorate for baby’s arrival, Bush Hager told People, they’re working blind: Jenna and Henry have opted for a delivery room surprise!
Another baby is on the way for Eva Herzigova! The model’s agency confirmed to the Telegraph that she’s expecting. This baby, which is due to arrive next spring, is the third child for Herzigova and Gregorio Marsiaj. If baby ends up being a boy, Herzigova will be really outnmbered — her two older children are son’s George (5) and Philipe (21 months)!
Singer Shakira has been making headlines for her personal news as much as her music these days. The musician recently confirmed that she and her boyfriend, soccer star Gerard Pique, are expecting their first baby, a son. And like most expectant parents, they’re excited to share the latest news and pictures! Pique actually took to Twitter recently to share the first picture of their baby, still snug in mom’s tummy, saying, “His first pic! #excited #cute.” He might even be cuter than dad bragging on his baby!
Busy Philipps recently shared some big news! The Cougar Town actress Tweeted a picture of a positive pregnancy test with the caption “So this happened …” Life & Style Weekly confirmed with Philipps’ rep that she is, in fact, expecting. Baby will be the second child for Philipps and her husband, Marc Silverstein. Their daughter Birdie turned 4 in August.
We may be hearing lullabies coming from Lady Antebellum! Singer Hillary Scott and her husband Chris Tyrrell, the drummer for the country group, recently announced that they’re expecting their first baby. “Chris & I are excited to announce that our Christmas gift has arrived a little early this year! We are having a BABY! We feel so blessed!!!” the singer shared via Twitter. We’ll get to check out Scott’s bump for ourselves when Lady Antebellum performs on ABC’s CMA Country Christmas later this month.