News that Aishwarya Rai and husband Abhishek Bachman were expecting their first child was announced via Twitter by the Bollywood sensation’s father-in-law Amitabh Bachchan.
“T 410-News news news!! I am going to become a grandfather..Aishwarya expecting..so happy and thrilled!!!" he tweeted.
The 39-year-old gave birth to daughter Aaradhya in November 2011.
“How I Met Your Mother” star Alyson Hannigan announced that she was expecting her first child in December 2011.
The actress tweeted, “Yes, I am pregnant! This time it is NOT a food baby. We are beyond happy!”
The actress, 38, and husband Alexis Denisof welcomed daughter Keeva Jane in May 2012.
Twitter is fast becoming a platform for celebrity announcements. This is particularly true when it comes to baby news. Several high-profile stars have publicized their pregnancies via the social media site.