From your favourite film stars, to A-list celebs, reality show characters and pop sensations, find out all the celebrities expecting in 2017. We love to keep up-to-date with all the famous mummies and mums-to-be, and luckily they’re all happy to share their wonderful news of celebrity pregnancy on social media these days. Congratulations to each and every celebrity mum!
Cheryl and Liam PayneAfter months of silence, Cheryl has FINALLY confirmed she’s expecting her first baby with partner Liam Payne. The mum-to-be looked extremely glamorous in her latest photoshoot for Loreal, where she can be seen cradling her bump. Although we’ve known for a while, there’s no denying the news now! Photo: PA images
Amy ChildsFormer TOWIE star Amy Childs has announced she is expecting her first baby with boyfriend Bradley Wright. She told OK! Magazine: “I feel so overwhelmed and I keep waking up smiling,” she said. “We’ve wanted a baby for so long so we’re happier than ever.” Photo: Amy Childs/Instagram
Benedict Cumberbatch and wife SophieSherlock star Benedict and wife Sophie have confirmed they are expecting baby number two, after welcoming son Christopher in 2015. Benedict is currently starring in the film Doctor Strange. Photo: Jim Smeal/REX/Shutterstock
Geri HalliwellGeri and husband Christian Horner, who is Team Principal of the Red Bull Racing Formula One team, are expecting their first child together since getting married in May 2015. Geri has one daughter already, Bluebell Madonna, who was born in May 2006. She announced her news with a pregnant lady doodle on Instagram captioned “God bless Mother Nature #mamaspice”. Photo: Nils Jorgensen/REX/Shutterstock
Kimberley WalshGirls Aloud star Kimberley is expecting baby number two with husband Justin Scott. Their son, Bobby, was born in 2014. Photo: Kimberley Walsh/Instagram
Natalie PortmanLooking amazingly glamorous at the 'Planetarium' film premiere this September, Natalie is expecting her second baby with husband Benjamin Millepied. Photo: David Fisher/REX/Shutterstock
Katherine HeiglThe film star and favourite from Grey’s Anatomy has announced she is pregnant with husband Josh - their third child together, having two adopted children already (Naleigh and Adalaide). Katherine confirmed the wonderful news on her blog, explaining that she had to wear her prescription sunglasses while being scanned: “I'm near sighted and without my glasses, which I forgot, I couldn't see the little bugger on the wall mounted screen. Thankfully I had my prescription sunglasses with me!” Photo: Katherine Heigl
Kellie BrightEastenders actress Kellie, who starred in Strictly Come Dancing last year, has announced she is pregnant with her and husband Paul Stocker’s second child. Kellie confirmed the news on Twitter, using the hashtag #Mama@40 (which didn’t quite work but we know what she meant...): “Shhh... Don't tell anyone, but I'm pregnant!😊🍼My hubby and I are over the moon & looking forward 2 meeting our little person in Nov #Mama@40” Photo: Steve Meddle/REX/Shutterstock
Alexandra FelstedMade in Chelsea star Binky has announced she is expecting her first baby with on/off boyfriend JP. She told Hello! Magazine: ‘This is a new start and a new chapter in our lives. I want to be a little family, to be honest. But I’m going to be ok either way. Whatever happens, this baby is not going to be affected. And I know Josh will be part of the baby’s life whether we are together or not. We are a unit now.’ Photo: Ken McKay/ITV/Rex/Shutterstock
BeyoncéQueen B’s Instagram baby announcement quickly became one of the site’s most liked photos, as the singing superstar revealed she was expecting twins with husband Jay Z. The duo are already parents to Blue Ivy, born in 2012. She told her followers: ‘We would like to share our love and happiness. We have been blessed two times over. We are incredibly grateful that our family will be growing by two, and we thank you for your well wishes. – The Carters.’ Photo: Beyonce/Instagram
Rosie Huntington-WhiteleyBritish beauty Rosie Huntington-Whiteley showed off her growing bump in a bikini snap, taken by fiancé Jason Statham. Telling her fans: ‘very happy to share that Jason and I are expecting!! Lots of love Rosie x’. This will be the couple’s first baby, after seven years together. Photo: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley/Instagram
Amal ClooneyJoining Beyoncé in the 2017 twins club, human rights lawyer Amal Clooney is expecting twins, said to be arriving in June. Following weeks of speculation and baggy jumpers, the announcement was made on The Talk by host Julie Chen, although the Clooneys’ representatives are yet to comment. Photo: Broadimage/REX/Shutterstock
Serena WilliamsTennis superstar Serena Williams announced she was pregnant with her first baby in a swimsuit snapchat, where she revealed her cute 20 week bump for the first time! This also means she won the Australian Open when she was six weeks pregnant! Serena has been engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian since December 2016. Photo: Juergen Hasenkopf/REX/Shutterstock
Charlotte ChurchWhilst most celebrities choose a subtle instagram post to their fans, Charlotte Church announced she is expecting her third baby live on stage at a Gay Pride event in Birmingham. This will be her first baby with boyfriend of seven years Jonathan Powell. Charlotte already has two children, nine-year-old Ruby and eight-year-old Dexter with ex-partner Gavin Henson.
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