After suffering two tragic miscarriages, Amanda Holden says this time, she says, she knows everything will be fine.
The Britain's Got Talent judge, 40, and her husband, music producer Chris Hughes, announced they were ‘thrilled and overwhelmed’ to be expecting a baby girl in the Spring 2012.
Posting on her Twitter feed Amanda confirmed: “Lexi's question of the day (and most days) "Mama when are you going to get a baby in your tummy?" Happy to say TODAY Lexi! Mama is pregnant! Yay”.
She then followed with a statement on her own website which stated:
“The first half of this year has been unbelievably difficult for us and so we are beyond delighted to share this news with you. My first priority is of course my family.” Amanda then goes on to thank her fans. “Your ongoing support for us this year has been so touching. We are enormously grateful. Thank you so much for your understanding. Amanda xxxxxx”
Other celebrities such as pregnant Lily Allen (now Cooper) and mum-of-two, Myleen Klass, congratulated Amanda’s good news on the social networking tool, Twitter, posting:
KlassMyleene Lovely news for @Amanda_Holden and her family. So happy for you huney! X
MrsLRCooper Congratulations Amanda Holden !!!!!!!!
Amanda will be handing over the reins of her current role, Princess Fiona in the West End Musical, Shrek to Girls Aloud star, Kimberley Walsh, in order to focus on her health and pregnancy.
For Amanda's full blog entry visit officialamandaholden.com