Written By: Hannah Crawford
There has been a lot of speculation lately about a COVID-19 related baby boom. While the world will have to wait and see if that happens, with the number of celebrities pregnant right now, it certainly looks like classrooms will be a little extra crowded in the coming years. Whether this is related to lock-down or not, here are a few of them that are either pregnant, or have recently become parents.
Bindi Irwin, the daughter of the late Steve Irwin, is expecting her first child. Irwin and her husband Chandler Powell announced via instagram in August, with a picture of the two holding a baby-sized Australia Zoo uniform shirt, with a caption reading “Baby Wildlife Warrior due 2021.”
Mandy Moore, famous for “Tangled” and “This Is Us” is pregnant with her first child. She and her husband, singer Taylor Goldsmith, are expecting a boy early next year.
Nathan Kress, known for “iCarly,” is expecting his second child with wife London Kress. The two also have a daughter, Rosie, who will turn three in December.
Reality-TV stars Jinger Duggar Vuolo and sister-in-law Kendra Duggar are both pregnant. Kendra, 22, is expecting her third child, and Jinger, 26, is expecting her second. Vuolo is due this November, and Duggar is due in February.
Emma Roberts, known for “American Horror Story” is expecting her first child, with boyfriend Garrett Hedlund. Rachel McAdams, famous for the 2004 classic teen movie “Mean Girls,” is pregnant with her second child with partner Jamie Linden.
Model Gigi Hadid and singer Zayn Malik welcomed their daughter in September. In August, Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom announced the birth of their daughter, Daisy Dove Bloom.
It definitely seems like there will be a lot of new babies next year! It is nice to know that even when it seems like the world is ending, people are still getting married, having babies, and living their lives to the best of their abilities, even if it looks a little different right now.