Gina Rodriguez had several reasons to celebrate when she turned 38 on Saturday.
The Jane the Virgin star took to social media on her birthday to announce that she and husband Joe LoCicero are expecting their first child together. She met the actor and MMA fighter on the set of the CW series before they tied the knot in May 2019.
Rodriguez revealed the news by posting video featuring footage and photos of herself with LoCicero, leading up to a clip of the actress holding her pregnancy test. “This birthday is different,” she captioned the Instagram post.
Among the public figures who shared support in the comments were Taraji P. Henson, who wrote, “So happy for you,” and Rodriguez’s someone great co-star Brittany Snow, who shared: “Yaaaaay my love!! So much love for you THREE.” Meanwhile, Jaime Camil, Rodriguez’s father on screen on Jane the Virginposted: “My heart is bursting for you two.”
In addition to his appearance in Rodriguez’s films in 2019 someone great and Miss BalaLoCicero had a recurring role on The bald and the handsome and a role in Disney+’s first season Doogie Kamealoha, MD. in an episode his wife directed.
During a performance in 2016 on The Ellen DeGeneres Showthe actress was asked about the prospect of having babies and replied, “I want one so bad.”