Hollywood’s baby boom is continuing into 2022. These are the celebs expecting babies this year.
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Diana Jenkins and Asher Monroe
The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Diana Jenkins is pregnant with her fourth child, according to PEOPLE. According to the outlet, the 49-year-old reality star and her fiancé, Asher Monroe, are officially expecting. On RHOBH season 12, Jenkins revealed that she had recently suffered a miscarriage, but a source tells the outlet that this time around, “so far, everything is perfect and she feels great.” But, as a precautionary measure, the insider tells PEOPLE that Jenkins is on bed rest, “doing everything she can to protect her new blessing.”
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Keke Palmer and Darius Jackson
Nope star Keke Palmer hosted Saturday Night Live on December 3, when she revealed that she is expecting her first baby with her boyfriend, Darius Jackson, according to People. “There’s some rumours going around,” the actor said on stage. “People have been in my comments saying, ‘Keke’s having a baby, Keke’s pregnant,’ and I wanna set the record straight – I am!” Palmer then tore open her long trench coat to show off her pregnant belly.
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Nick Cannon and Abby De La Rosa
Nick Cannon is expecting his twelfth child. The father-to-be will be having a third child with Abby De La Rosa. De La Rosa announced in June that she is pregnant, but did not say who the father was. It is now confirmed that it’s Cannon.
It was also announced he is also expecting a child with model Alyssa Scott, who confirmed that she is pregnant. Last month, Scott announced she and Cannon would be having another baby together, as their baby, Zen, passed away last year.
Kaley Cuoco and Tom Pelphrey
The Big Bang Theory actress is expecting her very first child with her boyfriend, Tom Pelphrey. The couple revealed the news on Instagram with a piece of pink cake. “Baby girl Pelphrey coming 2023,” Cuoco wrote with a heart emoji. “Beyond blessed and over the moon,” she continued, writing that she loved Pelphrey.
The couple has been official since May.
Hilary Swank and Philip Schneider
The Oscar-winning actress is about to be a mother of twins. Swank, 48, announced her pregnancy on Good Morning America. “I’m so happy to share it with you, and America, right now. This is something that I’ve been wanting for a long time, and my next thing is I’m going to be a mom,” she said. “I’m gonna be a mom. And not just of one, but of two,” she said. “I can’t believe it.”
She also revealed she is in her second trimester, and expressed her excitement. “It’s such a blessing. It’s a total miracle. It’s unbelievable.”
Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds
Soon to be a family of six? It looks like Gossip Girl star Blake Lively and her husband, Vancouver-born actor Ryan Reynolds, are expecting another baby. Though the couple’s rep could not be reached for comment, as Global News reports, Lively appeared at the 10th Annual Forbes Power Women’s Summit on September 15th. The actress looked stunning in a shimmery, sequined mini dress that highlighted her baby bump.
Blake Lively has since shared shots of her pregnant belly on Instagram to undermine the paparazzi, according to Page Six. The fed-up Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants star posted a selection of photos of herself “so the 11 guys waiting outside my home … will leave me alone.” Lively and Reynolds, who have been married since 2012, are already parents to three daughters: James, 7, Inez, 5, and Betty, 2.
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Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo
The married couple is expecting their third child together, according to PEOPLE. The Maroon 5 singer and the model are already parents to two daughters, Gio Grace, 4, and Dusty Rose, 5. Last year, Prinsloo had opened up to Entertainment Tonight about expanding her family: “You know what, never say never. We want a big family, who knows?” she said. “We’re leaving it up to fate and just what happens. What will happen, will happen. So there’s no limits to it.”
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Nico Tortorella and Bethany C. Meyers
Following their open struggles with fertility, Younger’s Nico Tortorella and Bethany C. Meyers are expecting! The pair shared that their “rainbow baby” will have a special arrival date, as well. “Rainbow baby coming 3.9.23,” Meyers, 35, captioned a maternity photo shoot pic on their Instagram. The date is significant, because it’s the pair’s wedding anniversary. The fitness instructor posted a pic with Tortorella, 34, showing off their budding belly, saying, “There is so much to tell you all about this unexpected story of how we finally conceived, but today I just want to sit in the excitement of getting to share our news with all of you. Our [rainbow] baby is in my belly.”
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Chrissy Teigen and John Legend
After experiencing a pregnancy loss in 2020, Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are expecting another baby together. The model shared photos of her growing bump on Instagram: “The last few years have been a blur of emotions to say the least, but joy has filled our home and hearts again. 1 billion shots later (in the leg lately, as u can see!) we have another on the way,” she wrote in the caption.
“Every appointment I’ve said to myself, ‘ok if it’s healthy today I’ll announce’ but then I breathe a sigh of relief to hear a heartbeat and decide I’m just too nervous still,” she continued. “I don’t think I’ll ever walk out of an appointment with more excitement than nerves but so far, everything is perfect and beautiful and I’m feeling hopeful and amazing. Ok phew it’s been very hard keeping this in for so long!”
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Heather Rae and Tarek El Moussa
The Selling Sunset star and her husband, Flip or Flop star Tarek El Moussa are expecting their first child together according to People. “We just weren’t expecting this. We had just gone through IVF. We had embryos on ice. We had a plan,” Heather shared with the outlet. “I think when you least expect it and there’s no stress in your life, the world just brought us what was meant to be. I’m so excited that it happened like this.”
The couple tied the knot last year, and Heather is currently a stepmom to Tarek’s two children from his previous marriage to Christina Haack.
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Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson
True is getting a sibling! Although Thompson, 31, and Kardashian, 38, are not currently together, they are expecting a second child together via surrogate as reported by People. Their split was covered during the most recent season of The Kardashians, which revealed that he cheated on Kardashian with Maralee Nichols and she was having his child, although Thompson initially tried to deny he was the father. Kardashian’s baby was conceived before news of Thompson’s paternity scandal broke.
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Kate Mara and Jamie Bell
Kate Mara revealed on Instagram that she and husband Jamie Bell are expecting their second child together. “There are three of us in this pic,” she captioned a photo of them together. Mara and Bell are already parents to a 3-year-old daughter, whose name they have not shared publicly.
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Jhene Aiko and Big Sean
Aiko, 34, and Big Sean, 34, are expecting their first child together! This is baby number one for Big Sean and second for Aiko, who shares 13-year old daughter, Namiko Love, with R&B singer O’Ryan. The pair are frequent collaborators and they initially dated but split in 2019 before getting back together recently.
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Zawe Ashton and Tom Hiddleston
Great news begets more great news! Zawe Ashton, 37, and Hiddleston, 41, are not only engaged to be married but are expecting their first child together! Mr. Malcolm’s List actor, 37, showed off her baby bump at a red carpet event in New York.
Lily Anne Harrison and Peter Facinelli
The actor and writer, 33, shared she is expecting with fiance Peter Facinelli, 48, in an adorable Instagram post in late June. The Vanished star posted a pic showing a part of her baby bump with a simple, “Not a burrito belly.” While it’s a first for Harrison, the Twilight actor shares daughters Luca Bella, 24, Lola Ray, 19, and Fiona Eve, 15 with ex-wife Jennie Garth.
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The singer, 26, is going to be a momma of two! Walker shared the happy news on Instagram Live, saying, “People asking me if I’m pregnant…I am and you know I’m very, very, very, very, happy about it,” adding, “Very excited about it. And this is gonna be — I’m very very excited because it’s going to be different from how it was before. It’s really peaceful, really happy, lots of help, lots of love.” She also shared it was important for her to have control of sharing the news on her terms — something she didn’t get to do with her daughter, 1-year old Bubbles whom she shares with London on Da Track.
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Tia Booth + Taylor Mock
The former Bachelor star revealed she is expecting her first child with fiancé Taylor Mock. “Happy soon-to-be Father’s Day to my forever,” she wrote on Instagram in a post that has since been removed by the platform. “I’ve never felt such overwhelming sadness and pure joy at the same time,” she continued. “It’s been difficult to be grateful for the good as if one of the most important people in my life is missing the celebration,” she said, referencing her father’s death which happened in February.
“While I wish I could tell my dad all the good news in person, it brings me peace that he knows about it long before I do,” she explained. “Welcoming a new little life while mourning the loss of another proves that high emotions can exist simultaneously, and I have no doubt my dad had a hand in this.”
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Mandy Moore and Taylor Goldsmith
The This Is Us alum and her musician hubby are going to be parents again! Another boy will join little brother Gus, 15 months later this year. The pair married in 2018 and shared the exciting news via Instagram with an adorable pic of soon-to-be Big Brother. Moore wrote, “One incredibly seminal chapter of my life just ended and the next one, as a mother of two, is about to start… and are we ever so deeply grateful and excited. Baby Boy Goldsmith #2 coming this fall!” The actor/singer added, “Tour is gonna be slightly different than I expected but I can’t wait and Gus is gonna be the BEST big brother!!” Moore will be touring her new album “In Real Life,” beginning June 10.
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Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt
Long-time reality stars of The Hills and The Hills: New Beginnings Heidi Montag and Spencer Pratt are expanding their family, with another baby on the way. As they discussed in Us Weekly, Montag, 35, and Pratt, 38 — who are already parents to their son Gunner, 4 — are expecting their second child in December.
“I couldn’t be more excited. I don’t know who I’m the most excited for — myself or Gunner or Spencer,” Montag told Us Weekly>. “I just felt like something was missing. I felt like a person was missing in our family that I had this intense love for. And I kept praying about it. I’m like, if I’m not meant to have another kid — because I had accepted that at this point — I just wanted to not have that desire so strongly and I just wasn’t sure if it was going to happen or not. I just get so emotional about it.”
Kelly Osbourne and Sid Wilson
Kelly Osbourne is expecting her first child. The reality TV star, 37, shared the news on her Instagram. “I know that I have been very quiet these past few months so I thought I would share with you all as to why… I am over the moon to announce that I am going to be a Mumma,” she wrote, captioning photos of her holding a sonogram. “To say that I am happy does not quite cut it. I am ecstatic!”
Osbourne is currently in a relationship with DJ Sid Wilson, who she went public with back in February via Instagram: “After 23 years of friendship I can’t believe where we have ended up! You are my best friend, my soulmate and I am so deeply in love with you Sidney George Wilson.”
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Michelle Williams and Thomas Kail
Michelle Williams has announced she is pregnant with her third child. The actress revealed to Variety that her new baby is due in the fall, and shared that the occasion is “joyous.” “As the years go on, you sort of wonder what they might hold for you or not hold for you,” she said. “It’s exciting to discover that something you want again and again, is available one more time. That good fortune is not lost on me or my family.”
Williams has a daughter from her previous relationship with late actor Heath Ledger, and so this will be the second child for Kail and Williams as a couple.
Post Malone and Girlfriend
The rapper, whose real name is Austin Post, is going to be a dad! He’s expecting his first baby with his girlfriend. The 26-year old rapper behind “Circles” hasn’t identified who his girlfriend actually is but he shared with People, “I’m excited for this next chapter in my life, I’m the happiest I’ve ever been, and for since I could remember I was sad. Time to take care of my body and my family and friends, and spread as much love as we can every day.” The couple celebrated the happy news with family.
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Vanessa Grimaldi and Joshua Wolfe
Bachelor Nation’s own Vanessa Grimaldi is going to be momma! She shared the happy news on April 27 via Instagram that she and hubby Joshua Wolfe are expecting their first baby. The Montreal native posted a series of affectionate pics with Wolfe, writing, “Sorry I’ve been MIA. I’ve been busy creating baby Wolfe’s tiny little fingers & toes.” Grimaldi described the moment she found out she was expecting: “Josh and I were on our way back from a road trip to Florida… We had gone to visit my grandparents. The day after we got back, I got in the car and I started to feel nauseous and a little off.” A pregnancy test confirmed Grimaldi’s suspicions. “When it read ‘pregnant,’ we both looked at each other and giggled uncontrollably,” adding, “We cuddled the rest of the night in awe over this little bean growing inside me. It was the best news and the best way to start 2022!”
Maria Sharapova and Alexander Gilkes
Tennis star Maria Sharapova is expecting a child with her fiance, Alexander Gilkes. She took to Instagram to reveal the news by sharing a photo of herself on the beach with her pregnant belly on her birthday. “Precious beginnings!!! Eating birthday cake for two has always been my specialty,” she captioned the post. The baby will be Sharapova’s first child.
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Britney Spears and Sam Asghari
“…Baby One More Time” is likely to be played in the near future if you’re Britney Spears. On Instagram, Spears broke the internet with the news that she was expecting a baby. The pop superstar is pregnant with her third child, according to a new post: “So I got a pregnancy test … and uhhhhh well … I am having a baby,” she captioned a photo of a pink teacup with flowers. (There’s no word on if the image means she’s hoping for a daughter.) Spears has two sons from her previous marriage to Kevin Federline, but this will be the first child for the “Gimme More” singer and her fiancé, Sam Asghari.
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Tiësto and Annika Backes
The Dutch DJ and his wife Annika Backes are expanding their family of three to a family of four! The pair shared the happy news while walking the red carpet at this year’s Grammy Awards. While posing for pics, Tiësto crouched down and cradled Annika’s stomach to bring attention to her bump. A day later, he also shared the news on his Instagram, writing, “I am having another baby with the love of my life ❤️.”
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Hilaria and Alec Baldwin
Hilaria Baldwin is pregnant with the couple’s seventh child! She ended her social media hiatus with a post sharing the moment when the couple told the kids another Baldwin is on the way. She wrote, “After many ups and downs over the past few years, we have an exciting up and a huge surprise: another Baldwinito is coming this fall. We were pretty sure our family was complete, and we’re beyond happy with this surprise,” adding, “Our new baby is a very bright spot in our lives. A blessing and a gift during such uncertain times,” seemingly referencing the wrongful death lawsuit of Alec Baldwin in the Rust movie shooting. The former yoga instructor (born Hillary Hayward-Thomas) married in June 2012 and are already parents to daughters Carmen, 8, and María Lucía, 13 months, and sons Rafael, 6, Leonardo, 5, Romeo, 3, and Eduardo “Edu,” 18 months. Alec also father to Ireland, 26, whom he shares with ex-wife Kim Basinger.
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Ashley Greene Khoury and Paul Khoury
Twilight alum, known to fans as Alice Cullen, is expecting baby number one with husband Paul Khoury. The actor shared the news via Instagram with a series of black-and-white photographs of the couple with the two taking turns holding the sonogram image. Greene captioned the photo with “I love you more than I’ve ever loved anything and somehow my heart just keeps expanding to love you EVEN more,” adding, “I cannot wait to watch you share your light, love, and passion with our baby.” The pair met in 2009 through mutual friends, and married in 2018 in Nestldown, a family-owned retreat near San Jose, California, which very much resembled the setting of Greene’s Twilight movies.
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Jackilyn Martinez and Soulja Boy
Soulja Boy is expecting his first child – a boy! The rapper, 31, shared the happy news on his Instagram, capturing the gender reveal with his partner, LA-based hairstylist Jackilyn Martinez.
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Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas
The Game of Thrones alum and the famous Jonas Brother are reportedly expecting baby number two! While the couple has yet to confirm the news, Turner was photographed in Los Angeles holding her stomach while wearing a crop top. Turner, 26, and Jonas, 32, are already parents to one-year old Willa, and the notoriously private couple also didn’t share news of that first pregnancy til Willa’s birth. Turner and Jonas first started dating in 2016, announced their engagement in 2017, but held off making their red carpet debut, until 2018. The two then wed in a secret Las Vegas ceremony in May 2019 before a more elaborate wedding ceremony in France’s Château de Tourreau a few months later.
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Shay Mitchell and Matt Babel
The Pretty Little Liars and You alum, 34, shared on Instagram she is expecting her second child with boyfriend, Canadian Matt Babel, 41. The news follows one week after the loss of Mitchell’s grandmother, who she shared a special bond with. Along with a beautiful shot of her belly, Mitchell wrote, “Saying goodbye to a loved one while simultaneously experiencing the joy of welcoming another into this world is the great cycle of life. It is also my most challenging season to date. I can’t help but think this was the universe’s plan all along, knowing I would need other worldly joy to cushion the blow of losing one of the most important people in my life.” Mitchell added, “Yet, this is proof that love, life and loss can profoundly exist all at the same time.” Mitchell and Babel are parents to two-year old soon-to-be big sis Atlas.
Sharna Burgess and Brian Austin Green
It’s baby number five for Brian Austin Green! The 90210 alum, 48, is expecting his first child with Dancing With The Stars pro, 36. Burgess debuted her baby bump while on vacation in Hawaii. The pair began dating in October 2020, following Green’s split from Megan Fox. At that time Burgess has been open about not wanting to rush having children together, though she shared many snaps hanging with Green’s brood. Green is father to Kassius, 19, and shares Noah, 9, Bodhi, 7, and Journey, 5 with Fox.
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Nick Cannon and Bre Tiesi
Nick Cannon is expecting his eighth child, a baby boy with model Bre Tiesi. Yesterday, Cannon announced the news on his talk show and Tiesi followed suit and shared footage from her recent gender reveal party on Instagram. “Mommy and daddy can’t wait to meet you,” she wrote. The baby will be Tiesi’s first child.
Cannon shares 10-year-old twins Moroccan and Monroe with his ex-wife Mariah Carey, and he is also a father to Brittany Bell’s 4-year-old Golden and 1-year-old Powerful Queen. He welcomed 7-month-old twins, Zion Mixolydian and Zillion Heir, with Abby De La Rosa last year. His son Zen, who Alyssa Scott gave birth to last year, passed away on Dec. 5 after a battle with brain cancer.
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Rihanna and ASAP Rocky
The Fenty mogul and Grammy-winning musician, 33, is officially expecting her first child with her boyfriend ASAP Rocky, 33. The couple was photographed out in New York City over the weekend, where Rihanna showed off her bump for the first time. Last year, A$AP Rocky told GQ that Rihanna was the “love of his life.” Rihanna has previously revealed her desire to be a mother, opening up to British Vogue about having three to four kids. It looks like she’s officially getting started!
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Nicky Hilton Rothchild and James Rothschild
Nicky Hilton Rothchild and hubby James Rothchild are ready to do it again – for the third time! The French Sole fashion designer, 38, and the businessman, 37, are already parents to daughters Lily-Grace, 5, and Teddy, 4. The couple wed in 2015 at Kensington Palace, where big sis Paris was present. As for the due date? All we know is that it will be some time in late summer.
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Linda Phan and Drew Scott
Some exciting news for Property Brothers‘ Drew Scott and his long-time partner, Linda Phan! The duo will be adding a nursery to their abode in anticipation of their first child together. Drew shared the news on his IG, opening up about their fertility journey to get to this point. “Guess we’re doing weekly bathroom selfies now. It has been an adventure to get here! We know we’re not alone in this experience and that everyone’s is filled with unique challenges along the way. When we first started down this path, we quickly felt sooooo appreciative of the doctors we’ve been fortunate to work with, and fam and friends who supported us throughout, sharing their stories or simply just being there. It made an overwhelming time in our lives more manageable. We hope as we grow through this, that even one of you reading this can also feel a little less lonely in whatever path you’re on!”
The pair has been together for 12 years, marrying in 2018. The couple’s journey over the last two years included IUI (intrauterine insemination) and IVF (in vitro fertilization). Their sweet bundle is expected to make an arrival in May 2022.
Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger
Chris and Katherine are expecting their second child together. The couple who welcomed their first child together, Lyla, in August 2020, haven’t announced the pregnancy yet themselves, but multiple sources have confirmed the news to People. The news comes on the heels of Pratt’s Instagram birthday tribute to his wife, where he called her a “wonderful wife, mother, step-mother, and life partner.”
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Jordan Fisher and Ellie Woods
Jordan Fisher couldn’t contain his excitement on Dec. 14 when he and his wife, Ellie, shared the news on Instagram that they were expecting a baby boy. The To All the Boys: P.S. I Still Love You star, 27, appears in a short video that begins with Ellie helping him put on a jacket. When she asks him to stick his hand in his jacket pocket, he finds a positive pregnancy test.
The couple, who tied in the knot in November 2020, have known each other since they were 13 and maintained a tight friendship for years before stepping out as a couple. “I’m not an actress or in the entertainment industry in any way, so it was really important for me to find a husband that was grounded and had goals that were the same as mine,” Ellie said in 2019. “For us to both agree that family was the most important thing that we get out of life was a big sign for me.”
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