Report: Jessica Simpson Wants To Get Paid For Her Baby News!

Thu, October 20, 2011 9:58am EDT by 16 Comments
Jessica Simpson Pregnant
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Jessica Simpson Pregnant

Jessica is pregnant, according to a new report, but she wants $500,000 to announce the news!

The obvious baby bump on Jessica Simpson has pregnancy rumors buzzing, but sources say her father Joe Simpson wants a big magazine deal before the family confirms the news, according to Page Six! Can you believe it?

Sources said the father and daughter were asking for up to $500,000 for the news and eventual baby photos!

OK! has a cover story with Jessica that reads, “Yes, I”m Having A Baby!” In the article, a friend of Jessica told the magazine that she and her fiance Eric Johnson have been telling friends that they’re expecting.

The friend told the magazine that even though the pregnancy came as a surprise, Jessica’s excited: “She joked, ‘Well, now I can eat anything I want and no one will care! It’s just sort of a rule with pregnant women.'”

It’s not unusual! Other celebs have gotten big money for their baby photos in the past! Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie reportedly got a cool $14 million from People for their pics of Vivienne and Knox, and Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony reportedly sold received $6 million for pictures of twins Emme and Max!

What do YOU think, HollyMoms? Is $500,000 a fair price for the news of her pregnancy? Do you think this is cool?

-Anna Moeslein

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