Jessica Simpson has given birth to her second child, a baby boy. Ace Knute Johnson was born on Sunday in Los Angeles after Jessica had a scheduled c-section
American magazine Us Weekly reported the news and the cuples rep told the magazine, ‘Ace Knute (pronounced Ka-nute) Johnson has arrived! Mom and baby are doing great.
‘Jessica, Eric and Maxwell are thrilled to welcome the new addition to their family.’
Ace’s middle name is a nod to Eric’s Swedish paternal grandfather, Knute Johnson, and is pronounced ‘Ka-nute’.
Jessica told told talk show host Ellen DeGeneres earlier this year: ‘This pregnancy is the complete opposite. Like with Maxwell, I felt amazing. Like I could do everything, eat everything.
‘Do whatever I wanted. I had a lot of energy.‘
‘[But] this time around,’ she explained, ‘I’m like exhausted. Eating Tums. That’s my snack of choice.’
Jessica and Eric are already parents to their daughter Maxwell, 14 months.