Many celebrity couples welcomed their long-awaited bundles of joy this year including Anna Paquin, Gisele Bundchen, and Jessica Simpson, who is rumored to be pregnant again already!
But, there are plenty of stars that have just announced their pregnancies and are due to give birth in 2013. Let’s take a look at some of the knocked up stars in Hollywood as the end of 2012 approaches!
One of the most exciting bit of baby news comes from across the pond, after Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge (Kate Middleton) announced they are expecting their first child! The morning sickness hit Kate hard and landed her in the hospital, but sources say she is feeling much better lately.
“Magic Mike” star Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan-Tatum have confirmed that they are expecting their first child together. A spokesperson for the couple told to People that the actors “are pleased to announce that they are expecting the birth of their first child next year.”
Jessica Simpson, who just gave birth to her daughter Maxwell seven months ago, is reportedly pregnant with her second child with her fiance Eric Johnson. Insiders close to Jessica reveal she is thrilled but the baby definitely wasn’t planned. The news comes just after Simpson worked hard to drop all her pregnancy weight.
Kristen Bell announced her pregnancy to the world this November. She and fiancé Dax Shepard will be welcoming their first child next Spring. The petite actress jokingly said she weighs about 367 pounds right now.
“Cougar Town” star Busy Philipps confirmed she was expecting her second child with husband Marc Silverstein by posting a photo of a positive pregnancy test on Twitter with the caption, “So this happened…”
“Homeland” star Claire Danes and her husband, Hugh Dancy, shared their happy news in July that they are expecting their first child. The pregnant star was also nominated for a Golden Globe for Best Actress days ago.
Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves are expecting their third child together, announcing the pregnancy just after their wedding in June. They are already parents to a son named Levi and a daughter named Vida.
Model Lara Stone and David Walliams also have a bun in the oven. The couple are expecting their first child. The comedian tweeted to fans, “Some wonderful news. My beautiful wife Lara is pregnant. We are having a baby! It is due next year and we both couldn’t be happier. Dx”
Model Eva Herzigova is expecting her third child with husband Gregorio Marsiaj this spring. The new addition will join brothers Philipe, 21 months, and George, five.
“Couples Retreat” star Malin Akerman is expecting her first child with hubby of five years, Roberto Zincone.
Sexy belly dancer and singer Shakira is pregnant with her first child with Spanish soccer stud Gerard Pique. Shakira made the baby announcement on her website, writing, “As some of you may know, Gerard and I are very happy awaiting the arrival of our first baby. At this time we have decided to give priority to this unique moment in our lives and postpone all the promotional activities planned over the next few days.”
British socialite Peaches Geldof and her husband, rocker Thomas Cohen, were shocked to learn she was pregnant just three months after giving birth to her son, Astala. Peaches tweeted, “I did have a momentary panic and go, ‘Oh my God, we’re going to have a one-year-old and a one-month-old! How will we cope?’” Insiders report she is having another son to be named Phaedra.
Congrats to all the expecting couples!