Hollywood baby update: Scarlett Johansson, Thandie Newton & more…

Catch up on the shock pregnancy news, the ‘joyous’ home birth and the newborn baby pics of the week


Scarlett Johansson pregnant

The most shocking baby news to come out of Hollywood this week was Scarlett Johansson’s pregnancy.


According to the People, the 29-year-old is expecting her first child with fiancé Romain Dauriac.

Scarlett and Romain got engaged 6 months ago.

The actress was set to squeeze back into her black catsuit this year to play Black Widow in the second Avengers movie.

A source told E! News that the shoot for the Marvel sequel will be re-arranged: “They’re going to fast-track her scenes.”

Rumour has it, the mum-to-be will begin shooting Avengers 2 on April 5 after she’s finished her promotional tour for the Captain America sequel.

If all that is true, Scar-Jo will have a busy pregnancy!


Thandie’s home birth

Thandie Newton has given birth to a baby boy.

The 41-year-old actress and husband Ol Parker welcomed Booker Jombe on Monday.

She tweeted: “Our baby boy is finally here! Booker Jombe Parker. Born joyously at home yesterday.’

Later she added: “My 3rd home birth with brilliant independent midwife Caroline Flint – and Carole Goddard @PhoenixMidwives. Keep independent midwifery alive!”

Booker joins Thandie’s daughters Ripley, 13 and Nico, 9.

Congratulations Thandie!


Teresa Palmer’s baby selfie

Teresa Palmer gave birth to her baby boy 2 weeks ago and his actor dad Mark Webber is already keen to show his new family off.

The 28-year-old actress peacefully breastfeeds Bodhi while her hubby decided to take a selfie.

He commented: “It’s the perfect time for a selfie while the wife is breast-feeding on the couch.”

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