Pregnancy, Babies, Parenting News & Tips

Lost Girl's Anna Silk Pregnant with First Child

By Renee Anderson / Jan 08, 2013 08:10 AM EST
  • Anna Silk
  • (Photo : Anna Silk/Facebook) Lost Girl's Anna Silk is pregnant with first child.

Lost Girl's Anna Silk is pregnant for the first time.

This is the first child for the 38-year-old Canadian actress with husband Seth Cooperman. The baby boy is due in May.

"I found out I was pregnant the day before we started shooting the last episode [of season three]," the expecting actress told Us Weekly. "It was very, very exciting and so hard to keep it a secret on set. I wanted to tell everyone at work, but I didn't...I talk about babies all the time, but when I got pregnant, I stopped saying anything about babies. I thought people were going to suspect something...It was really thrilling to finally be able to tell them though."

Like Us on Facebook

The mom-to-be later confirmed the news and expressed her happiness on Twitter.

"Thanks EVERYONE for the overwhelming congrats on my pregnancy news! We're so happy!!" she wrote.

The overjoyed father-to be is reportedly preparing for his impending fatherhood with the help of a book called "Dad's Pregnant Too".

"He's very excited. He's over the moon," Silk told Us Weekly. "Sometimes when I look over at him, he will be looking very emotional, and I'll say, 'What's wrong?' And he'll say, 'Your body is working so hard.' I'm really glad he has that book. He is already a great guy, but this makes him extra sensitive."

Silk, who experienced nausea and morning sickness during the first trimester, developed a liking for spicy food after conceiving her son.

"I could not tolerate it before, but I'm liking it now. I'm putting hot sauce on everything," she said. "My husband looks at me like, 'What are you doing?!'"

The couple, who wanted to have kids for a long time, has started calling their unborn baby Ninja.

"Publicly, we call him Ninja, because in his second ultrasound, he was doing all these crazy moves like a ninja," she explained to the magazine. "It's funny, because a lot of our friends refer to him like, 'How's Ninja?' It's cute. But that won't be his permanent name when he is born."

Silk, who first met actor Cooperman at an actor's workshop, reportedly got engaged in 2009 and later tied the knot.

© 2015 ParentHerald.com All rights reserved. Do not reproduce without permission.

'The Walking Dead' New Character Aaron a Good Guy?

"The Walking Dead" series is known for its whirlwind of characters, and now a new one named Aaron is leaving fans guessing.

Read More »

Should Rockstar Release 'Red Dead Redemption 2' or 'Manhunt 3'? [Poll]

Rumor of the release of 'Red Dead Redemption 2" will soon be proven correct or not as the speculated March 2015 due date nears.

Read More »

'Transformers' Actress Megan Fox Wins Razzie for Worst Supporting Actress

Megan Fox, rumored to be the leading lady in "Transformers 5," bagged the award for worst supporting actress.

Read More »

Xbox One March Update to Bring Screenshot Feature? [Rumors]

The 2015 Xbox One update for March might bring a screenshot feature, according to some rumors.

Read More »

Air Jordan 4 Retro 'Tech Grey' Drops February

The AJ 4, remastered by the Jordan brand, is believed to be a strong close-out for the label, after a string of releases during the NBA All-Star weekend.

Read More »

Amber Rose Calls Kim Kardashian a 'W***e'; Khloe Defends Her

Are Kim Kardashian and Kanye West heading to a divorce?

Read More »

Pacquiao vs Mayweather Fight 2015 Contract Details Revealed; Drug Test Clause Confirmed

Pacquiao and Mayweather are now close to completing the contract for their fight on May 2, 2015.

Read More »

Iron Man Joins 'Captain America 3' Confirms Robert Downey Jr.

Robert Downey Jr. has confirmed that Iron Man will be in "Captain America: Civil War."

Read More »

LG G4 Release Date Delayed to April

LG seems to be trying to avoid the Samsung Galaxy S6. The company has moved the release of the LG G4 to April.

Read More »

PlayStation Plus Free Games List March 2015 to Include 'Helldivers'?

Information about a free PlayStation Plus game might have been leaked recently.

Read More »

'Jurassic World' Dinosaurs Revealed So Far

For those who really want to know more about the dinosaurs that will be appearing in "Jurassic World," here is a list compiled from Jurassic World.com.

Read More »

Anti-Vaccine Parents to Blame for U.S. Measles Outbreak?

A measles epidemic is slowly making its way across the United States and all fingers are pointing to the anti-vaccination movement.

Read More »

Real Time Analytics