Big Hollywood baby news—a wonderful surprise!
The Tonight Show host, Jimmy Fallon, 40, and his wife, Nancy Juvonen, have welcomed their second child—another girl—Wednesday, December 3, via surrogate. The couple’s rep confirmed the news exclusively to People.
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“Frances Cole Fallon officially entered the world at 8:45 a.m. on Dec. 3, weighing 5 lbs., 11 oz. and is 18.5 inches long,” the rep’s statement says. “Their new addition joins big sister, Winnie Rose, 16 months. The couple opted to keep their baby joy to themselves until their new daughter made her official debut. Both Fallon babies were born via surrogate.”
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As it says in the statement, the couple’s surrogacy process was kept totally secret. But, Jimmy came out right away to tweet a message from baby “Franny”…
Franny sends her thanks.
— jimmy fallon (@jimmyfallon) December 3, 2014
The Tonight Show also tweeted about the happy news—indicating Jimmy would be taking a bit time off for good reason!
Due to unexpected but delightful circumstances, there will not be new episodes tonight or Thursday evening. http://t.co/21Ez3dm6M9
— Fallon Tonight (@FallonTonight) December 4, 2014
An exciting time for Jimmy, indeed: He also wrote a baby book this year, and he’s just been crowned Entertainment Weekly‘s Entertainer of the Year.
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Congrats to the family!
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