It’s here! Michelle Williams has welcomed a newborn infant into the world with husband Thomas Kail. The baby is the first child for the newlywed couple.

Congratulations are in order for Michelle Williams, 39, and her husband Thomas Kail, 43. The Blue Valentine star has gave birth to their first child, several months after the pair after secretly tied the knot in March 2020. While the sex, name and date of birth for their bundle of joy hasn’t been released, Us Weekly reports on their June 17 Hot Hollywood podcast that the baby has arrived. Michelle had sported her growing bump during the 2020 awards season, where she picked up the Screen Actors Guild and Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in a Limited Series for her work on Fosse/Verdon.

It was during that F/X limited series where Michelle and Thomas met. He was her director, and she played legendary dancer/actress Gwen Verdon. If there’s one thing for certain, their new baby is going to have an amazing pedigree in the cinematic and theatrical arts. Michelle is one of the most talented actresses of her generation, while Thomas directed the original Broadway stage run of the blockbuster musical Hamilton, in addition to Lin Manuel-Miranda‘s first musical In The Heights.

Thomas Kail and Michelle Williams
Thomas Kail and Michelle Williams attend the 26th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Jan. 19, 2020. Photo credit: Rob Latour/Variety/Shutterstock

In Dec. 2019, it was reported that Michelle took home more than a Emmy for her work in Fosse/Verdon. She also found love with her then director and now husband Thomas. According to PEOPLE, the four-time Oscar nominee was engaged to and expecting a baby with her beau and they kept it a secret for THREE months! Michelle is already a mother, as she has a 14-year-old daughter Matilda Ledger by her late boyfriend Heath Ledger.


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