Kaley Cuoco and her boyfriend, “Ozark” actor Tom Pelphrey, have welcomed their first child together. Cuoco announced the exciting news on April 1, revealing their daughter’s name and sharing several adorable photos of the little girl and the couple’s new family.
“Introducing, Matilda Carmine Richie Pelphrey, the new light of our lives!” Cuoco wrote. “We are so happy and grateful for this little miracle 💓 Thank you to the doctors, nurses, family and friends who have helped us so much these past few days. We are blessed beyond belief 💗 @tommypelphrey didn’t think I would I could have fallen in love with you, but I did.”
In his own post, Pelphrey included a quote from 13th-century Persian poet Rumi and wrote, “My heart is filled with love and gratitude for this miracle.” Added the actor, “Eternally grateful for the strength and bravery of my soulmate and best friend @kaleycuoco. You are incredible.”
Cuoco announced her pregnancy last October. She’s since shared several updates on the course of her pregnancy, as well as glimpses of her baby shower and baby belly changes.
The couple first confirmed their relationship in May and then made their public debut as a couple at a Hollywood Walk of Fame star-unveiling ceremony for television producer Greg Berlanti. The “Meet Cute” actor and Pelphrey, who were both nominated for 2022 Emmys, made their first joint red carpet appearance at the awards ceremony in Los Angeles in September.
The baby is the first for both Cuoco, 37, and Pelphrey, 40. Cuoco was married to professional equestrian Karl Cook for three years before announcing their split with a joint statement last September. Prior to Cook, Cuoco was married to tennis player Ryan Sweeting from 2013 to 2015. Pelphrey has previously been linked to other actors including Jaimie Alexander, Lily Simmons and Gina Tognoni.
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