Cover Hannah Quinlivan and Jay Chou attend the Chanel Cruise 2020 Collection Photocall. (Photo: Getty Images)

From Kylie Jenner’s second pregnancy to Cristiano Ronaldo’s sixth child, here are all the celebrities who will be popping babies in 2022

This story was first published on June 23, 2021, and updated on January 20, 2022. 


The secret is out. Taiwanese singer Jay Chou and his wife, model-actress Hannah Quinlivan are expecting their third child together. 

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The superstar announced the happy news in an Instagram post that showed him and his visibly pregnant wife on January 19. 

He wrote under the image in Chinese, “I originally wanted to make the announcement after the baby is born, but it seems that the news is out. This is the most beautiful gift.”

Quinlivan also took to her own Instagram page to share an adorable picture of her little family and captioned it, “No5 coming soon”.

The adorable couple has been married since 2015 and they share two children. A six-year-old daughter, Hathaway, and a four-year-old son, Jaylen Romeo.

Chou's pregnancy announcement is just one of the many exciting baby announcements we’ve had from some of the hottest celebrities recently.

In fact, find out all the A-list celebrities who will be popping out babies in 2022.

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1. Nicolas Cage and Riko Shibata

A representative for Nicolas Cage and Riko Shibata announced on January 6 that the couple are expecting their first child together later this year. 

The couple tied the knot in February 2021 in what was Cage’s fifth marriage. 

This will also be Cage’s third child after his two sons, Kal-El and Weston from previous relationships. 
 

2. Cristiano Ronaldo and Georgina Rodriguez

Congratulations are in order for Cristiano Ronaldo after the football star announced on Instagram that he is officially going to be a father again.

Ronaldo posted a picture on Instagram on October 28, 2021, with his partner Georgina Rodriguez in bed and a double ultrasound that shows that the couple is expecting twins. 

“Delighted to announce we are expecting twins. Our hearts are full of love, we can’t wait to meet you,” the Manchester United and Portugal star wrote in his Instagram caption. He later announced that they were expecting a boy and girl in a gender reveal video.

The pregnancy means that Ronaldo will now have a total of six children. The star had his oldest son, Cristiano Junior, in 2010 via a surrogate. Seven years later, Ronaldo became a dad again with the birth of his twins, Eva and Mateo in June 2017 through a surrogate. 

His fourth child, Alana Martina, was born in November 2017 and was the first child Ronaldo had with Rodriguez.

3. Jennifer Lawrence and Cooke Maroney

Hollywood actress Jennifer Lawrence and her husband, Cooke Maroney, confirmed in September last year that they are pregnant with their first child.

The pregnancy was confirmed by Lawrence’s representative after the exciting news started spreading on Twitter. 

The Hunger Games star wed Maroney, an art dealer, in October 2019 in front of a star-studded audience that included singer Adele, actress Emma Stone and more. Since then, the low-key couple has enjoyed years of bliss while pursuing their own careers. 

Lawrence is expected to star in Bad Blood, a biopic of Elizabeth Holmes, the founder of Theranos, who is now standing trial for fraud in 2022. 

The award-winning actress has won multiple Oscars over the years and was reported to be the world’s highest-paid actress in 2015 and 2016, according to Forbes.

4. Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott

Kylie Jenner has officially announced that she is expecting her second child with rapper Travis Scott. The reality TV star and cosmetics mogul posted a moving video revealing the pregnancy via her Instagram page on September 8, 2021.

In the video, Jenner documents finding out her pregnancy with a positive pregnancy test. She also included clips of doctor visits, ultrasounds and even a video where she tells her mother, Kris, that she is pregnant.

“This is one of the happiest days of my life,” Kris exclaimed tearfully in the clip before hugging the couple’s first child, Stormi. The heartwarming video ended with Stormi hugging Jenner’s baby bump and looking overjoyed.

Jenner has yet to announce when she is due though it is suspected that it could be in February 2022. 

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