Jessica Szohr is pregnant
The 'Gossip Girl' actress is expecting her first child with her professional hockey player boyfriend Brad Richardson
26 September 2020
She took to Instagram to post a black and white photograph of Brad looking down at her baby bump, and she captioned the image: "Full of joy!"
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Beforehand, the 35-year-old star had teased a photoshoot on her Instagram Stories, complete with the caption: "Let life surprise you."
She then posted the baby bump picture, and wrote: "Surprise."
Several stars congratulated the couple on their baby news.
'Dynasty' actress Elizabeth Gillies posted: "Congratulations!!!! (sic)"
'Bloodshot' star Eiza Gonzalez shared: "CONGRATULATIONS (sic)"
Claire Holt, who starred in 'Pretty Little Liars', wrote: "Yayayayayayyyyy! (sic)"
'The Vampire Diaries' star Nina Dobrev posted: "The bun is out of the oven! Finally! (Well... figuratively, not literally. It's still cookin' (sic)"
'Twilight' actress Ashley Greene shared: "Holy congrats!! I'm so so happy for you (sic)"
Jessica and Brad - who has a three-year-old daughter, Lexi, with his ex Lauren Hunt - went public with their relationship in March 2019.
In January, Jessica - who is best known for portraying Vanessa Abrams on The CW teen drama series - gushed over her man in a heartfelt Instagram post.
She wrote: "I am thankful for you today and everyday! I know I tell you that from time to time and it doesn't mean I have to post it & share it... but today I wanted anyone who follows me or is interested in my life to know that this man is a special human with a huge heart:) & I am lucky to have crossed paths with him! (sic)"