Erin Foster Expecting First Child with Simon Tikhman

Erin Foster's Instagram post sparks joyful celebrity reactions.

by Nouman Rasool
Erin Foster Expecting First Child with Simon Tikhman
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Erin Foster, the actress, writer, and daughter of famed musician David Foster, delighted fans with a heartwarming Thanksgiving surprise, revealing her first pregnancy. On November 23, Erin, 41, shared the news on her Instagram, posting an endearing photo where she proudly displayed her baby bump alongside her husband, Simon Tikhman, who was seated on the grass, radiating joy.

In her Instagram post, Erin expressed a desire to share something positive, announcing, "I'm pregnant!" This reveal was met with playful humor from Simon, who commented, "Me too!" The announcement was further discussed on the November 23 episode of the podcast she hosts with her sister Sara Foster, "The World's First Podcast with Erin & Sara Foster." During the episode, Erin disclosed that the couple is expecting a baby girl and have already chosen a name.

Celebrities Celebrate News

The news was received with an outpouring of congratulations and excitement from fans and fellow celebrities. Courteney Cox, Rachel Zoe, and Jennifer Garner were among those who took to Instagram to express their joy and well-wishes for Erin and Simon.

"This is the best news ever," commented Cox, while Zoe shared, "I just started crying immediately...I am so happy I can't breathe." Erin and Simon, who have been married for over three years, are set to welcome their new arrival into a large and loving extended family.

David Foster, Erin's father, and his fifth wife, Katharine McPhee, have a two-year-old son, Rennie. Erin also has siblings Sara, a mother of two, Jordan, 37, and Amy Foster, 50, from her father's previous marriages. The pregnancy announcement follows months of speculation sparked by Erin's cryptic social media posts.

In one instance, she playfully mused about motherhood with a crowned selfie, only to clarify later that she wasn't pregnant at the time. As Erin and Simon prepare to embark on this exciting new chapter, their journey underscores the joy and anticipation that parenthood brings.

Their story, a blend of celebrity glamour and relatable family excitement, resonates with many who look forward to the arrival of their first child with eagerness and love.