American comedian, Colin Jost has confirmed that his wife, Scarlett Johansson, is expecting their first child.
Jost made the announcement while performing at a stand-up gig at the Ridgefield Playhouse in Connecticut over the weekend.
“We’re having a baby, it’s exciting,” he said.
Johansson, 36, already has a 6-year-old daughter named Rose from a previous marriage to Frenchman Romain Dauriac.
She quietly wed Saturday Night Live Jost, 39, in October 2020 after three years of dating.
The “Avengers” star first sparked pregnancy rumors in June after skipping out on several “Black Widow” events, choosing instead to carry out promotional appearances via Zoom, and appearing on virtual interviews only shot from the shoulders up.
However, The Oscar-nominated actor did carry out promotional appearances via Zoom, through which she virtually appeared on ‘The Tonight Show’ and the ‘Late Night with Seth Meyers’ show. She kept the camera set up to her shoulders up.
Despite the pregnancy, seems like the 36-year-old actor is already plotting her big-screen return after her baby’s arrival as a reporter recently announced that she has signed Wes Anderson’s upcoming movie, which also stars Margot Robbie and Tom Hanks.
Johansson’s character, plot and other such details of the Anderson directorial venture are being kept under wraps.
By Taiyelolu A