Homeland actress Claire Danes and her husband Hugh Dancy are expecting their first baby early next year. And while Danes has shared the happy news of the couple’s expanding family, she’s keeping most other details under wraps with a good sense of humor! In a recent interview with Live! With Kelly, Danes didn’t share whether she’s expecting a son or a daughter — but she did confirm that baby-to-be is a human being. Sounds like Danes is getting a kick (ha ha!) out of her pregnancy!
Dixie Chick Emily Robison is singing lullabies again! The musician and her boyfriend, Court Yard Hounds bandmate Martin Strayer, welcomed a daughter today. Violet Isabel Strayer was born September 4th and weighed 8.5 pounds. Violet is the first child for the couple, but she has three older siblings — 7-year-old twins Juliana and Henry and 9-year-old Charles — from Robison’s previous marriage to Charlie Robison.
2012 has turned out to be Angelea Preston‘s year! The former America’s Next Top Model contestant, who was mysteriously disqualified from the show at the end of last year, got married to husband Eric Brown and has added a new member to her new family! Son Eric Bueno Brown Jr. was born August 26th and weighed 8 pounds, 7 ounces.
When it comes to information about baby #3, Melissa Joan Hart is keeping the details under wraps. The actress and her husband Mark Wilkerson have opted for a delivery room surprise, so big brothers Mason and Braydon will find out whether they’re getting a little brother or sister the same time as everyone else. They’ll also find out the name mom and dad plan on naming their youngest sibling — because the couple are keeping that info under wraps too! “I’m just going to keep it to myself and figure it out on the day,” Hart said in an interview with People.
As a model for The Price Is Right, Rachel Reynolds gets to hear the prices of lots of consumer goods. But she’s also about to find out just how priceless some things — like motherhood! — can be. Reynolds and her husband David Dellucci have shared that they’re expecting the arrival of their first baby in February.
It’s another boy for Tori Spelling and Dean McDermott! The couple, who announced their surprise pregnancy in March, welcomed son Finn Davey McDermott on August 30th. Finn weighed 6 pounds, 6 ounces and joins big siblings Liam (5), Stella (4) and Hattie (10 months). Spelling shared the news via her website, and McDermott took to his blog to share a letter he penned to his soon-to-be-born son the night before Finn’s arrival.
Good things are worth waiting for, but Bill and Giuliana Rancic are beyond the waiting game! The couple, who have been very open with their fertility struggles, welcomed their first baby yesterday via gestational surrogate. Son Edward Duke weighed 7 pounds, 4 ounces at his August 29th arrival. “Bill and I are blessed beyond words to welcome Edward into our lives,” Giuliana shared with E! News.
Former Girls Next Door star Holly Madison is expecting her first! The Peepshow star has been frank about her desire to become a mom, although she tells US Weekly that she thought it would take longer. Madison and her boyfriend Pasquale Rotella are expecting their bundle of joy to arrive in March.
It’s another boy for MasterChef Graham Elliot and his wife Allie! The couple welcomed their third son on August 25th. Baby Jedediah Lindsay Bowles weighed 9 pounds, 2 ounces and joins big brothers Conrad (23 months) and Mylo (5). How much mischief do you think that trio of boys will be cooking up for Elliot?
Amazing Race winner Jen Hoffman is starting a new race — one that lasts a lot longer, isn’t quite so fierce in the competition, but, oh, the rewards are so much better! Hoffman and her boyfriend Ryan Fowler welcomed a daughter, their first baby together, on August 24th. Nylah Mackenzie Fowler weighed 7 pounds, 12 ounces, but she’s already making a big impact on mom’s life: “I can’t express how quickly I’ve fallen in love. Ryan and I are truly blessed,” Hoffman said in an interview with People.