TV presenter Rick Edwards and wife Emer Kenny have welcomed a baby boy! “Eastenders” actor Emer announced the happy news on Monday, 13 Feb. by posting photos to her Instagram of her kissing her new son’s head and Rick holding his boy. She captioned the post, “Some news! Rick & I have had a beautiful baby boy. He is just magic.”
Friends were quick to comment on her post, including “Ted Lasso“‘s Ellie Taylor, who wrote, “Oh Emer!!! Huge congratulations dolly!!! Hope you’re feeling OK xxx”. “Bridgerton“‘s Nicola Coughlan added her congratulations, while podcaster Elizabeth Day (who is actually the ex-girlfriend of Rick), revealed Emer had been messaging her, commenting, “Omg how have you been DMing me how. CONGRATULATIONS YOU BEAUTIFUL PEOPLE!”
Rick and Emer married in 2016 and this new addition is their first child together, although no name has been revealed just yet. The couple join the likes of Stacey Dooley and Keving Clifton, Molly-Mae Hague and Tommy Fury, and Stacey Solomon and Joe Swash who have all welcomed new family members this year.