For people who are obsessed with any tidbit of celebrity news, there can be nothing more exciting than an A-lisr celebrity announcing that she's expecting. There are only a few months left until the end of the year, so this year has been full of pregnancy announcements and the news of celebrities giving birth.
Considering how many celebrities announced they were expecting and how many celebrities gave birth to bundles of joy in just this year alone, it can be a lot for one person keep track of. Of course, it's impossible to list every couple that's expecting and every couple that welcomed a new addition to the family, so here are just some of the celebrities who already had a baby in 2018 and celebrities who announced their pregnancies in 2018.
30 Christine Lakin and Brandon Breault
Christine Lakin is expecting baby number two with husband Brandon Breault. The couple have been married since November 2014 and already have a two-year-old daughter named Georgia James Breault. The Hollywood Darlings star publicized the news on PopTV.com in the form of a photograph of the family beneath a theater marquee which read, “Coming soon/The sequel 'Baby Boy'/September 2018." Lakin told People, “We feel very fortunate to give Georgia a baby brother, whom we are certain she will teach to scribble on the walls and throw food to the dogs."
29 Shenae Grimes and Josh Beech
Shenae Grimes is expecting her first child with husband Josh Beech. The Degrassi actress and her husband have been married since May 2013 and says her pregnancy came as a surprise to them. She revealed the news on May 3 on her website Lost in LaLa in a post titled "I’m going to be a mama!" She wrote, "It wasn’t totally planned but we decided to let the fates determine when the timing was right for us to [hop] on this ride of a lifetime and evidently, they thought the time was now and I couldn’t agree more."
28 Miranda Kerr and Evan Spiegel
Victoria's Secret model Miranda Kerr gave birth to a son named Hart with husband and co-founder/CEO of Snapchat Evan Spiegel. They have been married since May 2017. Hart is the couple's first child together and Kerr's second, the first being her seven-year-old son Flynn whom she had with ex-husband Orlando Bloom. Two weeks after Hart's birth, Kerr took to Twitter to thank her fans for their support. "Evan, Flynn and I have been in baby bliss for the last 17days with our new arrival, baby Hart. We feel so very blessed."
27 Coco Rocha and James Conran
Model Coco Rocha became a mom for the second time after giving birth to her son Iver Eames Conran. She and her husband James Conran have been married since June 2010 and are already parents to a three-year-old daughter named Ioni James. On the same day she welcomed Iver, she shared photos of him on Instagram. A caption for one of the many photos she shared read, “My baby boy, Iver Eames Conran. 7 pounds, 10 ounces of pure wonder."
26 Yvonne Strahovski and Tim Loden
Yvonne Strahovski is expecting her first child with husband Tim Loden. Strahovski and Loden got secretly married last summer. She announced the pregnancy news on Instagram on May 11 on Instagram, revealing a picture of her baby bump. “I am very excited to finally be able to share my special news — I’m going to be a Mama! So very exciting to watch and feel this little peanut growing every day!”
25 Kenya Moore and Marc Daly
Kenya Moore is expecting her first child with husband Marc Daly. She and Daly got married in June 2017 and she has been very open about her desire to start a family. During a taping of the reunion of The Real Housewives of Atlanta cast on March 19, the reality star announced she was pregnant. “We will definitely be welcoming a boy or girl in late this year,” Moore said. “Oh my God, I said that! I don’t want to talk about the details because I’m still very nervous about everything so I want to get past a safe place.”
24 Kirsten Dunst and Jesse Plemons
Kirsten Dunst gave birth to her son named Ennis Howard Plemons with fiancé Jesse Plemons in May. The Fargo co-stars two started dating in 2016 and are currently engaged. In May 2017, Kirsten Dunst opened up to Marie Claire U.K. about her desire to start having kids.
"I'm at a stage in my life where I'm like, I've been working since I was 3. It's time to have babies and chill. You know what I mean?"
The couple has been notoriously quiet concerning their son on social media.
23 Hugh Dancy and Claire Danes
Claire Danes is expecting her second child with husband Hugh Danes. Danes married her husband in a secret ceremony in late August or early September 2009. She gave birth to their first son Cyrus in December 2012. The actress broke the news when she was a guest on The Howard Stern Show on April 18. “I am pregnant. I am deep into my second trimester,” Claire said to Howard Stern. “You’re the first person I’ve told.”
22 Eva Longoria and Jose Antonio Bastón
Eva Longoria gave birth to her first child, a baby boy named Santiago Enrique, with husband Jose Antonio Baston in June. The couple have been married since May 2016. They shared a photo of their son with "Hola! USA" with Longoria saying how grateful she was for this "beautiful blessing." In March, the actress talked about how she was looking forward to raising a feminist son. "This boy, my son, will be surrounded by very strong, educated, powerful women and I think it’s important that he sees those types of role models in his life."
21 Tiffany Thornton and Josiah Capaci
Tiffany Thornton is expecting her third child, her first with husband Josiah Capaci. Thornton has two sons, five-year-old Kenneth and four-year-old Bentley with her late husband who passed in 2015. She wed her current husband in October 2017. The former Sonny with a Chance star announced the pregnancy news in an Instagram post that showed a photo of her two sons holding a sign that read, “New best friend coming November 2018."
20 Eddie Redmayne and Hannah Bagshawe
Eddie Redmayne and wife Hannah Bagshawe became parents for the second time when Bagshawe gave birth on March 10 to a son named Luke, the couple's first son after their two-year-old daughter Iris. The pair have been married since December 2014. They reported the baby's arrival in an official notice in The London Times newspaper. The gender of their second child was a mystery to them until the birth as they didn't want to know the gender beforehand. “Last time we didn’t know either, and we did that thing where there was basically only one name for each sex that we agreed on.”
19 Kate Hudson and Danny Fujikawa
Kate Hudson is expecting a daughter and is expected to give birth very soon. This will be Hudson's third child after 14-year-old son Ryder Robinson and 7-year-old son Bingham Hawn Bellamy, both from previous relationships. Her first daughter will be her first with boyfriend Danny Fujikawa, whom she started dating last year. “Kate is very much ready to meet her baby girl,” an insider told People. “She had an amazing summer with a lot of traveling. She has enjoyed herself a lot. She is ready to slow down and is anxiously waiting for her little girl.”
18 Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Lauren Hashian
Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson became a proud father once again when his girlfriend Lauren Hashian gave birth to a baby girl named Tiana Gia on April 17. Tiana is the couple's second child after two-year-old Jasmine Lia and The Rock's third child, the first being his 17-year-old daughter Simone, whom he had with his ex-wife Dany Garcia. He and Hashian have been dating since 2007. Shortly after his girlfriend gave birth, he took to Instagram to post a photo of himself holding their newborn child.
17 Christmas Abbott and Benjamin Bunn
Christmas Abbott is expecting her first child with partner Benjamin Bunn. The Big Brother alum announced the news on Instagram on March 5 with a post that contained photos of her baby's sonogram and her reading What To Expect When You’re Expecting with Bunn. “Well, I’ve always expected the unexpected in my life and this year is no different! In January I discovered I am actually expecting and a whole new life would be laid out before me," the fitness guru wrote in the caption.
16 Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo
Adam Levine and Behati Prinsloo are now two-time parents after the birth of Gio Grace Levine on February 15. They married in June 2014 and had their first child, two-year-old daughter Dusty Rose, in 2016. After giving birth to her daughter, the Victoria's Secret model took to Instagram to announce the occasion. "She’s got her dads toes,” she said in the caption of a photo of her newborn’s feet. Since Levine and Prinsloo said they both want lots of kids, we can expect more birth announcements from them in the future.
15 Rebecca Hall and Morgan Spector
Rebecca Hall announced on Instagram on New Year's Day that she and her husband Morgan Spector are expecting their first child. The two have been married since September 2015. She posted a photo of herself cradling her baby bump with the caption, “Whole lot of ‘new’ coming with this New Year. Wishing you and yours a 2018 full of joy, magic, hope, wonder, and all those other joyful hopeful new-start words. Happy new year.” In a second picture, Spector posed in a similar shot, wearing the same top and pushing out his belly.
14 Jamie Lynn Spears and James Watson
Jamie Lynn Spears gave birth to a baby girl named Ivey Joan with husband James Watson on April 12. This is the Zoey 101's actress first child with Watson but her second child overall, as she has a nine-year-old daughter named Maddie with her ex-fiancé Casey Aldridge. She and Watson have been married since March 2014. In the caption of the Instagram photo posted to commemorate the occasion, she wrote, “Looks like we are starting off 2018 with another big milestone. So happy to announce that Maddie is finally going to be a big sister."
13 Kat Von D and Leafar Seyer
Kat Von D is expecting her first child — a boy — with Leafer Seyer. The two of them announced the news on May 8 on Instagram with a photo shoot. By then, the tattoo artist was already deep into her pregnancy, so she sported a noticeable baby bump. Von D and Seyer tied the knot in February. The couple already has a name picked out for their unborn son — Leafar, which is Rafael spelled backward and Seyer's stage name.
12 Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson
Khloé Kardashian gave birth to her first child with boyfriend Tristan Thompson on April 11, a baby girl named True. A few days after True was born, Kris Jenner had this to say on a photo of pink balloons she posted to Instagram:
“I’m so excited to welcome my precious little granddaughter True! Fun fact: My grandfather’s name on my dad’s side was True Otis Houghton. My Dad’s name was Robert True Houghton.
So I am so excited Khloe named her daughter True!"
11 Tia Mowry and Cory Hardrict
“Feeling grateful and blessed as we welcome our little baby girl into the world! We are in heaven.”
This is the couple's second child after seven-year-old son Cree. Less than eight weeks after giving birth, Mowry revealed the name of her daughter, Cairo, along with full-face photos. The Sister, Sister alum explained that her daughter's name "basically means victorious."
10 Jordin Sparks and Dana Isaiah
When Jordin Sparks gave birth to her first child, a son named Dana Jr., she opted to give birth in a birthing center. “Hospitals just felt a little weird and strange [to me]," she said. “I had a feeling I wasn’t going to be comfortable on my back and I didn’t want to have to give birth that way.” Model Dana Isaiah admitted that he and his wife "cried like little babies" within the few first minutes of Sparks giving birth. He and Sparks have been married since June 2017.
9 Troian Bellisario and Patrick J. Adams
Troian Bellisario is expecting her first child with husband Patrick J. Adams. The couple have been married since December 2016. Speculation that the Pretty Little Liars actress first arose in late May when photographers snapped her and her miniature baby bump while she was on a beach in Mykonos with Adams. Since then, she hasn't shared any photos of her midsection on social media.
8 Candice Swanepoel and Hermann Nicoli
Victoria's Secret model Candice Swanepoel gave birth to her second child, a boy, in June with fiance Hermann Nicoli. Swanepoel and Nicol have been engaged since August 2015. Ariel is Candice's second son after the birth of her first son Anacã, born in 2016. She shared a photo to Instagram of the newborn's finger and his face with the caption, "Blessed." Later, she posted another photo of herself with her new son with a caption that read, "Thank you so much for all the well wishes. Our little man couldn’t be more perfect.”
7 Josh Brolin and Kathryn Boyd
Josh Brolin and his wife Kathryn Boyd are expecting their first child together, a baby girl. The two have been married since September 2016. The Deadpool 2 actor broke the news on Instagram on May 29 with a photo of himself and a pregnant Boyd on a hike.
“There’s a new sheriff in town, and she’s no bigger than a sweet potato. Hang on to your hats,"
he wrote in the caption. This will be Boyd's first child but Brolin's third after his 29-year-old son Trevor and his 24-year-old daughter Eden from a previous marriage.
6 Chrissy Teigen and John Legend
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend welcomed another addition to the family in the form of a baby boy, the couple's second child together after daughter Luna born in 2016. The pair have been married since September 2013. Like many others on this list, Teigen took to Instagram to debut her son. "Hello, world! This is Miles Theodore Stephens," she wrote in the caption.
"We are drowning in his little peeps and nuzzles. Our household feels full of love.
Thank you for all your well wishes!"
5 Josh Charles and Sophie Flack
Josh Charles and his wife Sophie Flack are expecting their second child together. The couple married in September 2013 and already have a three-year-old son named Rocco. Flack posted the news on Instagram with a photo of herself showing off her baby bump while wearing a rolled-up black shirt with the words "I woke up like this" printed on it. In the caption, she wrote, "Oh by the way..."
4 Cardi B and Offset
Cardi B gave birth to a baby girl on July 11. She announced the birth in a nude floral-themed photo shoot on Instagram and revealed her daughter's name — Kulture Kiari Cephus. Kulture is Cardi's first child and Offset's, aka Kiari Cephus, third, who has two more from previous relationships. The two of them had already secretly wed in an intimate bedroom ceremony before Offset publicly got down on one knee last October.
3 Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz
Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz confirmed in April that they're expecting their first child together. The two have been married since June 2011. Their child will be the second child for each one of them, as Craig has a 25-year-old daughter named Ella with his first wife and Weisz has a 12-year-old son named Henry from a previous relationship. The gender and due date of the child they're expecting is currently unknown.
2 Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott
Kylie Jenner gave birth to her first child, a daughter named Stormi, with partner Travis Scott, on February 1. She shared the news of her daughter's birth on Instagram a few days later. "Pregnancy has been the most beautiful, empowering and life changing experience I've ever had in my entire life and I'm actually going to miss it," she said. "I've never felt love and happiness like this I could burst."
1 Hilary Duff and Matthew Koma
Hilary Duff is expecting her first child with boyfriend Matthew Koma, whom she has been dating since January. This will be Duff's second child after her six-year-old Luca, whom she had with ex-husband Mike Comrie. The Disney alum broke the news on Instagram with a photo of her and her husband with a caption that read, "Guess what guys! @matthewkoma and I made a little princess of our own and we couldn’t be more excited."
Note: This article was finished on August 27, 2018. This article was not updated to reflect any changes concerning any of the couples that may have happened since then.