Bazinga! Johnny Galecki & Girlfriend Alaina Meyer Are Expecting Their First Child—and Just Revealed the Gender

It’s official: Johnny Galecki is going to be a dad!

The Big Bang Theory star, 44, recently revealed that his girlfriend, Alaina Meyer, is pregnant with their first child. Galecki announced the news on his personal Instagram account and shared a slideshow of the soon-to-be parents.

This weekend, he sealed the gender reveal-deal with a photo of their blue-themed celebrations, letting the world know that the couple is expecting a boy.

He captioned the original post, “We are absolutely over the moon to announce that we will soon be welcoming a little one into this crazy and wonderful world. We ask that you please respect our privacy during this celebratory time for us and our families. There truly is love out there for all. We hope ours is the ember of yours, as we feel yours is the ember of ours.”

Meyer also celebrated the news on her own Instagram account and wrote, “So happy to announce that we are having a baby! There couldn’t be a better blessing in the world for us and we are over the moon happy. We appreciate as much privacy in this time as we are celebrating with close friends and family, and we are happy to share the news with you.” 

You had us at Baby Leonard.


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Greta Heggeness is a California-based editor at PureWow and has been writing about entertainment since 2015. She covers everything from awards shows to exclusive celebrity...