Mario and Courtney Lopez have welcomed a little boy.
The Extra host and his wife already have daughter Gia, three, and now they have added another child to their brood.
Keeping his Twitter followers entertained with a running commentary, Mario finally announced the good news this morning.
“It’s a boy!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Please welcome Dominic Lopez to the world! Couldn’t be happier… @CourtneyMLopez & baby are doing just fine… (sic)” he posted.
In February the couple announced the happy news that a second baby was on the way.
Since then they have been waiting anxiously and it seems Mario lost his cool at the last minute.
“Whoa.. Cutting it close. Just wrapped @TheXFactorUSA & I’m rushing to the hospital. Baby Lopez #2 is coming tonight! Baby better wait for me,” he tweeted prior to Dominic’s arrival.
“Waiting for the Dr… @CourtneyMLopez & I are ready to go! Is it a boy or a girl???
“This anticipation is killing me… (sic)”
Mario, 39, and his wife knew from the beginning that they wanted the baby’s sex to remain a surprise.
However, this wasn’t easy for little Gia to understand.
“She’s pointing at the baby and saying, ‘There’s a baby in there,’” Mario previously told People.
“She wants to know if it’s a boy or a girl, but we don’t know because we’re waiting to find out. That’s kind of tough sometimes, we just don’t know!”
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