Talk about a whirlwind weekend! Jay DeMarcus was in Detroit getting ready for a Friday night (July 20th) performance with his Rascal Flatts band mates when he got the call to come home to Nashville — fast! The musician hopped a plane and arrived just in time to help wife Allison welcome their son Dylan Jay to the world. Then DeMarcus flew back to Detroit to finish off the show — still in his scrubs! DeMarcus Tweeted the happy news the next day, saying, “Thanks everyone for all the well wishes!! Dylan Jay was born yesterday at 4:02pm.. He’s gorgeous, just like his dad.” DeMarcus will have a few days to spend with Allison, their newest arrival, and 19-month-old daughter Madeline Leigh before heading back out on tour.
And baby makes … four! Director Guy Ritchie and his girlfriend Jacqui Ainsley are expanding their brood. Ritchie is dad to sons David (6.5) and Rocco (11) with ex-wife Madonna, and Ritchie and Ainsley are parents to 10-month-old Rafael. While the couple have confirmed the happy news, they haven’t yet shared when baby-on-the-way is expected to make his or her debut.
Boy, oh boy, the news is blue for Sarah Michelle Gellar! The Ringer star and her husband, Freddie Prinz Jr., haven’t officially confirmed the rumor, but sources are saying the couple will welcome a son. Baby-to-be is the second child for the couple, who are also parents to 3-year-old Charlotte.
It’s another girl for Uma Thurman! The actress welcomed her first baby with Arpad Busson, a daughter born July 15th. Baby girl is the third child for both Thuman and Bussom; Thurman is mom to 14-year-old Maya and 10-year-old Levon with ex-husband Ethan Hawke, while Arpad is dad to 14-year-old Flynn and almost-1o-year-old Cy with ex-fiance Elle MacPherson. Thurman’s latest film project, Bel Ami, opened in theaters last month.
It’s a boy for Alisan Porter! The star of ’90s flick Curly Sue and her husband, Brian Autenrieth, welcomed son Mason Blaise on July 17th. According to People, Mason weighed in at 7 pounds, 20 ounces. Congrats to the new family!
For Grimm actress Bree Turner, the future is looking decidedly un-grim! The actress and her husband Justin Saliman are expecting their second baby in September. The couple are already parents to 2-year-old daughter Stella Jean, but they haven’t shared whether Stella is expecting a little sister or brother.
Jersey Shore star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi is planning ahead! The reality TV star recently shared that she and fiance Jionni LaValle plan on naming their son Lorenzo, or “Enzo” for short. The couple aren’t expecting little Enzo to arrive until September, so we’ll have to wait to see if the couple sticks to plan or goes “off-script”!
Swimmer Brendan Hansen is determined to make these Olympics the best ever — one way or another! Hansen recently announced that he and his wife Martha are expecting their first, tweeting, “Hope the worlds ready for a lil Hansen runnin around!” The athlete also told the New York Times that they were supposed to learn the sex of the baby on Thursday; according to Hansen, the doctor was to write the sex on a card, seal it in the envelop, and the couple will open the envelop after Hansen has finished his last Olympic swim. But Hansen also admits that the couple usually opens their Christmas presents early, so we may find out sooner rather than later if the couple is expecting a son or a daughter!
13 is Kelsey Grammer‘s lucky number! The Boss actor and his wife Kayte welcomed their first baby earlier today. Daughter Faith Evangeline Elisa Grammer weighed 6 pounds, 2 ounces at her early morning arrival. It’s been a long road to parenthood for the couple, who lost a baby shortly before their 2011 nuptials, as well as Faith’s twin brother. “It was unspeakably painful and we know that people will understand our desire to keep the news private then,” the couple said in a statement, “as we know they will respect our privacy in this matter now.” Despite the earlier heartbreak, the couple said they are “thrilled” to welcome Faith and that mom and daughter are healthy and dong well.
It’s a party of three for Party of Five alumna Jennifer Aspen! The GCB actress and her husband David O’Donnell welcomed a daughter last month. Charlotte Sofia O’Donnell was born June 10th, and her adoption by Aspen and O’Donnell was finalized on June 13th. “Charlotte says Thank You for welcoming her so warmly!!!” Aspen tweeted, “Someday you’ll hear the whole story of how she got here, it’s Unbelievable. #miracle.”