Pretty Little Liars star Troian Bellisario – who played Spencer Hastings – has shocked some fans as she announced that she has welcomed a baby girl into the world with husband – and Suits actor – Patrick J. Adams.
Patrick announced the news to some unsuspecting fans that his wife gave birth to their first child together – although they have not revealed a name yet, the couple explained that they wanted their privacy respected during the pregnancy.
Meghan Markles pal shared the news on Instagram on 8 October as he posted a picture of his daughters tiny hand holding his finger.
He captioned the snap: The world just got 8lbs heavier. Thank you to everyone who fought for and protected our privacy during this incredible and beautiful time in our lives. Everyone is happy and healthy and loving every moment of this.
I could not be more excited to bring a baby girl into this world at this moment. We will raise her to be powerful, to always speak her mind and heart and to live without fear. Its a brand new day and a brave new world and they are both beautiful.
Troian posted the same picture on her own Instagram account and said she was determined to raise her baby girl to be kind and strong as she thanked her community for keeping their pregnancy as secret as possible.
She added: I cannot express how grateful I am. To the people who have protected us and kept our growing family safe and respected our privacy.
To our tribe for expanding with grace and exponential amounts of love. To my @halfadams for being so supportive during every moment of my pregnancy and her birth.
And to whatever incredible force of fate that brought this baby girl into our lives. I couldnt be more proud to be her mother. To bring a new girl into this world and to do my best to raise her to be kind, strong and whatever the heck she wants to be.
Speculation of the 32-year-old actress pregnancy began in August but neither of the two confirmed the news.
The stars also attended the Royal wedding together in May – which is when some television fans first realised that they were married – but Troian outfit did not draw attention to her growing bump at the time.
In June Patrick said he and Troian – who wed December 2016 – had begun discussing the idea of having a family.
The 37-year-old actor told Entertainment Weekly time: We talk about it all the time, obviously, and when the time is right, the time will be right. You know, were not going anywhere. Very much in love and excited for everything that comes next.
Congratulations to the happy couple.
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