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They’re new, they’re cute and they’re famous already! Here’s a round-up of all the celebrities who have welcomed a baby in 2021.
From Hollywood A-listers to our favourite Aussies celebrities and reality stars, there are plenty of bubs set to make their grand entrance this year.
Currently we’re counting down until Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan welcome their baby girl.
Who is due in 2021?
As for all the new little faces who have already stormed into 2021, scroll through our gallery below – but be prepared for cuteness overload!
Jesinta Franklin finally confirms the name of her baby boy
After welcoming her second child last month with husband, Buddy Franklin, Jesinta has finally announced the little one’s name.
In a post on Instagram Stories on Sunday evening, Jesinta shared their baby boy is named, Rocky.
Captioning a short video of a bathtub filled with rose petals, the 29-year-old wrote:
“Lulu [her one-year-old daughter Tullulah] out for a walk with my parents and Rocky is sleeping… time for a little self care.”
Eagle-eyed fans may have already known this was the name chosen, after a well-meaning friend of Jesinta and Buddy Franklin’s accidentally let slip the stylish moniker on social media.
Underneath a black-and-white snap of proud dad Buddy holding his newborn son, shared on March 24 to announce his arrival, the Sydney Swans superstar’s good friend and fashion director Justin O’Shea commented: “Rocky”, alongside a slew of hand-clapping emojis and a black love-heart.
The trendy title Rocky, which is of Italian descent and means “rest”.
Jesinta Franklin is excited to be spending Easter with her ‘new little bunny’
Australian model and mum-of-two, Jesinta Franklin has shared her excitement as she prepares to spend Easter with her newborn son, her one-year-old, Tullulah and her husband, Buddy Franklin.
Alongside a glamorous image of the 29-year-old, that was taken as part of a Myer photoshoot, Jesinta shared to Instagram:
“So excited we now have a new little bunny 🐰 👼🏽 to join us for Easter this year. The Easter Shop at @myer had so many beautiful things to help me make Easter extra magic. I can’t wait for an early morning egg hunt in our pj’s with Lulu followed by a brunch with the family 🐣”
Jesinta and her husband, Buddy Franklin have welcomed their second child – a baby boy!
The happy couple shared the exciting news to Instagram on Friday, March 24.
“Our Baby boy has arrived,” Buddy, 34 wrote alongside a black-and-white photo of himself cradling his newborn.
The baby boy’s name is yet to be announced.
The little one joins elder sister, one-year-old Tullulah.
Hilary Duff welcomes her second daughter with husband, Matthew Koma
The star of Younger has welcomed her third child, a baby girl.
Announcing the baby news to Instagram, Hilary shared a black-and-white family photo of herself in a water birthing pool.
She wrote: “Mae James Bair- We LOVE you beauty 3-24-21”
This is the second child for the 33-year-old and her husband, musician, Matthew Koma. The couple welcomed their first child, Banks Violet Bair in October 2018.
The star of Lizzie McGuire also has an eight-year-old son, Luca, whom she shares with her ex-husband, Mike Comrie.
Hilary experienced ‘lightning crotch’ during the final stages of her pregnancy
During a recent appearance on The Ellen Show, Hilary opened up to fill-in host Brooke Baldwin about her experience with the painful pregnancy condition.
“I didn’t have it with the other kids,” the actress explained.
“So, I texted my midwife the other day, and was like, ‘What’s up with the stabbing pains in my vagina?'”
She continued: “It feels awful, like you’re being struck by lightning.”
The midwife’s response?
“She just wrote back, and she was like, ‘Oh, lightning crotch’—like it was no big thing. I was like, ‘This is quite traumatic,'” Hilary laughed.
“Like, it’ll just strike and all of a sudden you’re doubled over. And then it’s gone,” she said.
Lightning crotch is characterised by sharp, shooting, and short-lived pain in the pelvis during the third trimester.
It’s a common pregnancy complaint but it’s not often talked about.
Mary Viturino and Conor Canning have welcomed a daughter into the world
The adorable couple from Bachelor in Paradise are now the proud parents of a baby girl.
While the little one’s arrival came earlier than expected, Mary, who first rose to fame on Matt Agnew’s season of The Bachelor, says her newborn is doing well.
Taking to Instagram to share the news on Saturday 27th of March, 2021., Mary wrote:
“@conorjcanning and I present to you Summer Elizabeth Canning. 6 weeks earlier than planned but she is doing such an amazing job. I feel like she’s already a daddy’s girl. Chanel can’t wait for a cuddle 🥰 ”
Shortly after last year’s Bachelor in Paradise finale, Mary and daughter Chanel – from a previous relationship – made the move to Hobart, Tasmania where Conor lives.
Fiona Falkiner and her fiancée Hayley Willis have welcomed a baby boy
The Biggest Loser host shared the baby news to Instagram.
“For 2 years you were a dream, Over 9 months we watched you grow. In a second you stole our hearts, And showed us a love we did not know 💙,” Fiona wrote.
She then went on to add: “Introducing Hunter William Falkiner. Born 22.3.2021 3.3kgs of baby gold. Mummy Fee & bub are doing fantastic ❤️
A huge thank you to our incredible OB Ellie all the wonderful midwives of SAN Maternity who helped us navigate these first few days of motherhood 💜”
Fiona, 38 announced she was expecting in September 2020.
Throughout their path to parenthood, the couple have been open and honest about their pregnancy struggles and IVF journey.
In August, 2020 Fiona revealed she and Hayley had been trying for months, an experience she described as a “traumatic” and a “lonely” one.
“Obviously you have your partner but it can actually feel like a really lonely process,” Fiona told The Daily Telegraph at the time.
“It is you and your body against all odds. Women don’t really talk about it until after the fact. It can be really quite traumatic.”
Robert Irwin meets his niece, Grace Warrior
It’s safe to say Robert Irwin is already besotted with his gorgeous niece.
Alongside a sweet snap of the 17-year-old gazing down at Grace Warrior as he cradles the little one in his arms, he writes:
“Let the uncle adventures begin! Love you so much, Grace ❤️”
Speaking of his big sister, Bindi and brother-in-law, Chandler Powell, Robert says:
“This little one picked the two best parents in the entire world. The most incredible, caring and strong Mum… and the funnest, coolest and kindest Dad. Love you three so much – I can’t wait for this exciting journey ahead!”
Bindi Irwin and husband Chandler Powell have welcomed their Baby Wildlife Warrior
The pair announced the exciting news on Friday with an adorable Instagram post of the newborn – a baby girl.
“March 25, 2021. Celebrating the two loves of my life. Happy first wedding anniversary to my sweetheart husband and day of birth to our beautiful daughter. ❤️ Grace Warrior Irwin Powell,” wrote the 22-year-old new mum.
“Our graceful warrior is the most beautiful light. Grace is named after my great-grandmother, and relatives in Chandler’s family dating back to the 1700s. Her middle names, Warrior Irwin, are a tribute to my dad and his legacy as the most incredible Wildlife Warrior.
“Her last name is Powell and she already has such a kind soul just like her dad. There are no words to describe the infinite amount of love in our hearts for our sweet baby girl. She chose the perfect day to be born and we feel tremendously blessed.”
]Bindi and Chandler, 24, were married in a swift ceremony in March 2020.
Former MAFS star Tracey Jewel welcomes a baby boy
The Married At First Sight star shared the exciting baby news to Instagram, writing:
“Our Pisces baby has safely arrived! ❤️
Our hearts are bursting with love
Photos and deets to come soon x”
While the new arrival is the first child for Tracey and her husband, Nathan Constable, the reality star shares a ten-year-old daughter, Grace, with her ex Jacob Anthonisz.
Last week Tracey was admitted into hospital care.
Sharing a photo of her bump with her fans on Instagram, Tracey wrote: “Still pregnant and not so patiently waiting!
“This pregnancy has tested me in a lot of ways. Having an irritable uterus, the last week and has been painful and arduous, in and out of hospital overnight stays and being monitored.”
“This is how we hang for now – I know he will come at the perfect time so I’m just going to try and enjoy the last days of pregnancy while navigating the pain and exhaustion.
“I’m so proud of mine! Bed rest and staying positive with an amazing supportive hubby”.
The Married at First Sight alum rose to fame for her 2018 stint on the show, where she was coupled up with groom Dean Wells.
Mandy Moore is loving motherhood with giggly Gus
She welcomed her son, August “Gus” Harrison Goldsmith in late February and for the first-time mum Mandy Moore it’s been incredible.
Sharing a beautiful black and white image of herself beaming down at a giggling Gus to Instagram, the This Is Us star confirmed that motherhood is agreeing with her.
The 36yo captioned the image: “Inside jokes with this little guy for over 3 weeks.”
The multi-talented star went deep about her birth story during a recent appearance on the Informed Pregnancy Podcast.
“It’s like you’re on this trip. You’re on this like acid trip or something,” she explained.
“Like, I was in my own head, doing my own thing. I could hear people—I could hear suggestions and sometimes agree with them.
“Ultimately, it was such an insular experience, which sounds silly that I guess I didn’t really imagine it.
“I felt like it was going to be somewhat more participatory with other people, that I would see their faces and be awake and alert and like, listen to their suggestions.
“I was on my own. It was my own narrative, my own story.”
Emily Ratajkowski welcomes her first baby with husband Sebastian Bear-McClard
29yo model, Emily Ratajkowski is a mum.
The Blurred Lines star shared the news on Thursday that she’d welcomed her first child a few days ago.
“Sylvester Apollo Bear has joined us earth side,” she wrote alongside an image of her breastfeeding her newborn.
“Sly arrived 3/8/21 on the most surreal, beautiful, and love-filled morning of my life.”
The pair plan to raise their child in a “gender-neutral” household.
The I feel Pretty star had previously penned a candid essay outlining how she “would not force gender stereotypes’ when raising her child.
“When my husband and I tell friends that I’m pregnant, their first question after ‘Congratulations’ is almost always ‘Do you know what you want?'” she wrote.
“We like to respond that we won’t know the gender until our child is 18 and that they’ll let us know then.”
MMMbub! Zac Hanson and wife Kathryn welcome beautiful baby number five!
The youngest (and some say cutest) member of the ’90s boy-brothers band, Hanson has welcomed his fifth child with wife Kathryn, a little boy named Quincy Joseph Thoreau.
In a sweet post to Instagram the harmony-maker shared black and white images of them and little Quincy where he paid tribute to his wife.
The 35-year-old father of five wrote: “I am a little late, but I celebrated #internationalwomensday the best way I know how. Marveling at the superpower women are uniquely gifted… as well as freaking out over the fact that I am now responsible to help raise another person.
Quincy Joseph Thoreau Hanson. Born 3/7/21”
Zac and Kathryn also share sons John Ira Shepherd, 12, George Abraham Walker, seven, daughters Junia Rosa Ruth, 10, and Mary Lucille Diana, four.
“The best chapter yet!” The Block’s Elyse Knowles and Josh Barker are parents!
The Block 2017 winners Elyse Knowles and Josh Barker have welcomed a sweet baby boy.
Taking to Instagram, the couple has revealed that their son had made his arrival, born last week on Thursday, February 25.
The pair each shared the same sweet image each of their Instagram accounts of their hands cradling their new son’s feet captured in black and white.
“The next chapter in our lives. The best chapter yet. And it’s called Sunny ☀️25~2~21 Sunny Barker 💙,” wrote model Elyse, alongside a blue love-heart emoji symbolising the baby’s gender.
The Myer ambassador admitted she’s had fully embraced her newfound curves and divulged she was “loving the changes” that motherhood brings.
“It’s just so incredible how a woman’s body can grow a human,” Elyse said.
“It excites me every week to read about how the little person inside me is developing and it makes me burst with excitement to watch my belly grow! I feel very lucky.”
Mandy Moore and Taylor Goldsmith have welcomed a baby boy into the world
The star of This Is Us and her husband, Taylor Goldsmith are now first-time parents.
Mandy Moore shared the baby news to Instagram, writing:
“Gus is here 💙💙💙💙. Our sweet boy, August Harrison Goldsmith. He was punctual and arrived right on his due date, much to the delight of his parents.”
Mandy finished the post saying, “We were prepared to fall in love in all sorts of brand new ways, but it goes beyond anything we could have ever imagined.”
August is shaping up to be the name of 2021 after Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank named their baby boy, August Philip Hawke Brooksbank.
Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank have revealed the name of their royal baby boy
“We wanted to introduce you to August Philip Hawke Brooksbank,” Eugenie posted to Instagram over the weekend.
“Thank you for so many wonderful messages. Our hearts are full of love for this little human, words can’t express.”
August was welcomed into the world on February 9 with Buckingham Palace confirming the baby news.
The statement to Instagram read: “Her Royal Highness Princess Eugenie was safely delivered of a son today, 9th February 2021, at 0855hrs at The Portland Hospital. Jack Brooksbank was present.
“The baby weighs 8lbs 1oz. The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh, The Duke of York, Sarah, Duchess of York, and Mr and Mrs George Brooksbank have been informed and are delighted with the news.
This is Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank’s first child, The Duke of York and Sarah, Duchess of York’s first grandchild, and the ninth great-grandchild for The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh. Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well.”
House Husbands star Gyton Grantley and wife Alex Ortuso welcome baby #3!
Underbelly star, Gyton Grantley took to Instagram to share the news that he and his wife Alex Ortuso have welcomed their third child, a beautiful daughter name Olive.
The House Husbands star shared the news on Instagram on Thursday evening, uploading a gallery of celebratory images.
The 38yo star of Australian screens shared a series of images of the sweet new bub, captioned: “And then there were three!”
Before adding: “Introducing Olive Mabel Grantley also the future rapper OMG!”
The proud new parents already share two children together, Rocco, five, and Sohi, two.
“Born 6pm 16/02/21.”, Gyton gushed. “Alex is a super star and Rocco and Sohi are stoked with the new addition to their gang!”
The loved-up pair wed in a secret ceremony surrounded by family and friends in Byron Bay in 2016.
It’s a boy! Game Of Thrones stars Rose Leslie and Kit Harington have welcomed their first child together!
Jon Snow and Ygritte are parents! Game of Thrones fans have been thrilled to hear that their favourite characters turned lovers in real life, Rose Leslie and Kit Harington have welcomed a baby boy.
The pair, both 33, and famously private, made the official announcement on Tuesday via a representative that they are “very, very happy”.
The married couple first had tongues wagging earlier the same day by stepping out with the little one in London earlier with their new little bundle.
In pictures obtained by UK publication, Page Six, proud new dad, Kit held his wife’s hand while she cradled their newborn in a baby carrier worn close to her chest.
Grant Denyer films Sunday leaving hospital and the look on her face is priceless
After welcoming his third daughter last week, television presenter and profession motor racing driver, Grant steps behind the wheels of Sunday’s pram and films his baby girl as they make their way out of the hospital.
Grant’s caption perfectly sums up how five-day-old Sunday seemed to feel about the whole situation:
“Leaving hospital & first ride with Dad.
As a racing driver, I take this part seriously.
She… looks confident 😳”
Watch the hilarious expression on Sunday’s face in the video below.
Grant and Chezzi Denyer welcome their third child
Grant and Chezzi Denyer are celebrating the safe arrival of their third child, a healthy baby girl.
The couple shared the news via their social media pages on Friday, February 12.
“We are over-the-moon excited to announce the wonderful & safe arrival of our brand new baby girl, the spectacularly gorgeous Sunday Mary Mae Denyer,” Chezzi wrote.
She continued: “She was actually born on Wednesday the 10th but we’ve been keeping it our little family secret, until her sisters Sailor & Scout were allowed to meet her this morning, once hospital Covid rules were relaxed overnight.”
Sunday weighed 7lb 2.5oz, and, according to Chezzi, is already the “apple of Daddy’s eye!”
The mum-of-three also added: “She looks a lot like Sailor but mostly she looks like Daddy. Beautiful big blue eyes and lots of fair hair!
“I never thought my heart could feel so full! This has been the greatest week of my life. We never want to emerge from this beautiful baby bubble! It’s been the most wonderful feeling! Words cannot describe how in love we are right now.
“Promise to post more pics soon.. once we stop marvelling at her beauty I guess,” she ended.
This is the couple’s third baby with proud big sisters Sailor, nine, and Scout, five, thrilled with the new addition.
Married at First Sight‘s Ning is a grandmother at age 36
Reality television star, Ning Surasiang has welcomed her first grandchild into the world.
Taking to Instagram, the young 36-year-old grandmother shared photos of her eldest daughter, Kia, 17, in labour and then with her newborn.
“She’s fighting contractions and I’m fighting all the excitement,” the contestant on the 2019 series of MAFS wrote.
“No one really wins just yet… you got this hunnay.”
Alongside a black-and-white photo of Kia snuggling up to her newborn, the new grandmother wrote:
“So very proud of my oldest daughter, who did something I wasn’t able to ever do. Thank you for having me with you to witness the most incredible, beautiful and raw experience called childbirth. Watching your baby have a baby was an emotional experience for all of us, but you kicked arse hunnay! Kia you are one tough cookie. Words can not describe how proud I am of you, you didn’t complain, not once you said you couldn’t do it. Not even one curse word. You did better then good mama.”
Ning has two other children, Kai, six, and Kobi, nine.
While Ning’s on-screen marriage to husband, Mark Scrivens didn’t work out, she is now in a relationship with a fella called, Kane Micallef.
Bachie baby surprise! Matty J and Laura Byrne have welcomed a girl … when they thought they were getting a boy!
Bachelor star Matty J is officially outnumbered after welcoming his second daughter with his rose-winner, Laura Byrne.
Laura, 31 and Matty, 33, already share adorable one-year-old Marlie-Mae, and this time predicted a baby boy.
The pair got a huge surprise when their second sweet-faced angel girl made her appearance on Thursday.
“Lola Ellis Johnson.. you had us all fooled! Everyone from your Mum, your Nana, the neighbour and even the postman thought you were going to be a boy,” Matty wrote alongside a gorgeous first snap of the bub.
“Playing pranks on us all already.. I love it! I also love that I’m now well and truly outnumbered by 3 beautiful and rambunctious girls at home. Welcome to the family. ❤️”
Laura shared her own surprise at daughter Lola’s arrival too.
“Welcome to the world my precious little Lola Ellis Johnson,” the now mum of two began.
“I said I would eat my own poop if you were a girl, and yet HERE YOU ARE! Already teaching me the worldly life lessons that come with being a mama – such as, just because I feel something to be true (in my waters) doesn’t mean it is and not to make promises to @matthewdavidjohnson that I 100% do not intend on keeping.
“You are perfection. You are dynamite. We love you and your 95 percentile head endlessly.”
Stassi Schroeder and Beau Clark are finally sharing pictures of their new daughter, Hartford Charlie Rose and we are smitten!
32-year-old Vanderpump Rules star, Stassi Shroeder welcomed a baby girl named Hartford Charlie Rose Clark with husband and co-star, Beau Clark on January 7.
The pair kept their newborn daughter’s image under wraps … until now and ooh boy is she a cutie!
“We truly cannot begin to describe the happiness and joy we are feeling at this moment,” the couple told PEOPLE. “It’s something that you hear from all new parents right after birth, but something magical happens.”
“We are feeling so blessed and grateful to have a beautiful and most importantly, healthy baby girl,” they add.
Justin Timberlake opens up about his second child with Sinner actress, Jessica Biel
For the first time, Justin Timberlake has spoken about the arrival of his second son.
During an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Justin spoke about being “grateful” for his family.
“I’ll tell you his name. His name is Phineas and he’s awesome,” Justin told Ellen, after letting slip she was one of the “first people outside of our immediate family that we told” about their son’s arrival.
“He’s so cute and nobody’s sleeping,” the 39-year-old former *NSYNC singer continued.
“But we’re thrilled. We’re thrilled and couldn’t be happier.”
Justin and Jessica, 38, are also parents to 5-year-old son Silas.
The Cry Me A River singer and his wife aren’t the first celebrities to name their child, Phineas.
Julia Roberts has 16-year-old twins – a boy and a girl – called Phinnaeus Walter Moder and Hazel Patricia Moder.
The baby name inspo may have also come from the hit Disney Channel cartoon, Phineas and Ferb
Emma Roberts reveals her son’s unusal name
Emma Roberts, 28 welcomed her first child just before the New Year but she has made his arrival Instagram official by sharing the sweetest first photo of her little man.
Alongside a happy snap of the new mama cuddling up to her son, who she shares with Garrett Hedlund, the Holidate star wrote:
“Thank you 2020 for getting one thing right ☀️ Our bright light Rhodes Robert Hedlund.”
Red Wiggle Simon Pryce and his wife Lauren Hannaford are parents
The happy couple have welcomed a son called Asher William Pryce.
Simon and Lauren, who first met during a Wiggles tour and went on to marry, announced their baby news via Instagram on Sunday January 10.
“I am so overcome with emotion and overwhelming feelings of love that it’s impossible to put in to words everything I am feeling right now. ❤️,” Simon wrote.
“@lozhannaford and I are so fortunate, happy and blessed to have you in our lives. 🙏🏼”
“Welcome to the world ASHER WILLIAM PRYCE 💙In an instant, I can’t imagine my life without you being here,” penned the 48-year-old children’s entertainer.
Meanwhile, the 34-year-old fitness trainer and new mum, went on to reveal the meaning behind her son’s name.
“Asher means: Happy & Blessed… And that is exactly what we are to have you, our gorgeous boy. 🙏🏼 @simon_wiggle 😍,” she wrote.
“We love you endlessly and beyond comprehension already!! We miss you so much when you are sleeping… but at the same time just want to sit and watch you for hours while you do it. ❤️😆.”
“We can’t wait to tackle life together as a family, you are our everything. We love you. 💋#blessed #happy #babypryce #family.”