‘Orange Is the New Black’ Star Uzo Aduba Reveals She’s Expecting Her First Child
Uzo Aduba made a huge announcement over the weekend!
On Sunday (June 11) the ‘Orange Is The New Black’ alum made an appearance at this year’s Tony Awards where she revealed that she is pregnant.
Uzo Aduba made the big reveal by unbuttoning her bright orange suit jacket to show off her baby bump. A rep for Aduba also confirmed the news that she and her husband are expecting.
The insider shared,
“The happy couple is over the moon about their growing family and are excited to be parents.”
The Emmy-winning actress also took to her Instagram to share the news with her 2 million followers. Aduba posted a cute video of her holding up baby clothes. She captioned the post,
“What a blessing. My husband Robert and I are so happy to enter this next chapter together as parents. I am beyond excited. I get to be someone’s Mommy! I know as the three of us continue to grow, our only, ONLY goal will be to love you, little one. My goodness. Look what God has done.”
Uzo Aduba married her film director husband, Robert Sweeting in 2020, however, she kept it a secret and did not reveal her marriage until the following year. In September 2021, Aduba took to her Instagram and opened up about her union. In a heartfelt post, she quoted a line from the movie “When Harry Met Sally.”
“When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.” —When Harry Met Sally
“For some of us, it can feel like we spend our whole lives waiting for our special someone. My heart, my love — I’m so happy my life started last year with you. You’re the best thing that ever happened to me.”
Congratulations to the soon-to-be parents!
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