Baby joy! ‘Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ star Ellie Kemper is pregnant with her first child. Keep reading for more about the mommy to be and her baby on the way.
Some big congrats are in store for actress Ellie Kemper, 35, and her husband Michal Koman, as the funny lady has confirmed that they are expecting a new addition to their family. The onetime The Office star is is going to be a first time mom and you’ll never believe how she announced the news!
The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt star made the announcement to Jimmy Fallon, 41, during a taping of The Tonight Show on Apr. 13 as first reported by Us. We guess that she didn’t want to pull a Megan Fox and suddenly show off an obvious baby bump to the world, as Ellie has a slew of upcoming promotional appearances for the second season of her Netflix original hit, which drops April 15.
According to the magazine’s source, the comedienne totally kept her pregnancy a secret from her co-stars and crew and only confided in the show’s producer and her close pal Tina Fey, 45. OMG, that must have been so hard not to tell anyone on the set, she sure is good at keeping a secret! Pick up season 1 of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt by clicking right here.
Ellie and Michael tied the knot in July 2012 after dating for a few years in a ceremony attended by her Bridesmaids co-stars Kristen Wiig, 42, and Maya Rudolph, 43, who were on hand to help her celebrate her big day. The couple’s baby will definitely grow up with an amazing sense of humor, as not only is Ellie absolutely hilarious, her hubby is a comedy writer who used to work on Conan O’Brien‘s late night show.
HollywoodLifers, be sure to leave your congrats to Ellie and Michael in the comments!