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It’s going to be a particularly happy new year for America Ferrera fans, following a big announcement from the actress on the last day of 2017. On Sunday evening, the former Ugly Betty star took to Instagram and Twitter to share a photo of herself and her husband of 12 years. But wait … is that what I think she’s holding? It is! And she is! America Ferrera is expecting her first child with her husband Ryan Piers Williams, and fans are so excited for her.
E! Online reported the actress shared her baby news on Dec. 31. “We’re welcoming one more face to kiss in 2018! Wishing you #MásBesos in the New Year! #babybesos#HappyNewYear,” Ferrera wrote, alongside an adorable photo of the parents-to-be holding a baby body suit. The tiny garment reads, “Mas Besos (por favor)” which translates to “More Kisses (please)”. To top it all off, the expecting couple is each sporting a festive pair of 2018 glasses. (How precious!) People reports that Ferrera and Williams celebrated 12 years of marriage this past July with a vacation in Iceland. And from the looks of their faces in this too-cute-for-words pregnancy reveal, they couldn’t be happier to begin this next phase of life together.
Ferrera and Williams first met when he cast her in his student film at the University of Southern California, reports People. Since then, she has appeared in more of Williams’ movies, reports HuffPost. “We kind of connected from the get-go on that professional level and that was something that really drew us to each other,” the mom-to-be told People in 2010. In fact,…