Megan Hilty welcomes a baby girl

It's a Broadway baby! Brian Gallagher and Megan Hilty baby has arrived. It's a girl! Check out the name.

Megan Hilty baby

Megan and Brian, May 2014 Photo: AO/FameFlynet

It’s a Broadway baby!

Fave Smash alum and Broadway star Megan Hilty, 33, welcomed her first child with hubby, Broadway actor Brian Gallagher—and it’s a girl! And the name is…Viola Philomena.

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Baby Viola arrived Thursday, September 18, in New York City. Megan and Brian took to Twitter to announce the big news…

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The couple met two years ago at a fitness class, when they were both working on Broadway. They got married last November in Las Vegas and announced the pregnancy back in March. “2 years ago I met the man of my dreams,” Megan tweeted on March 29, “and now we’re proud to announce we’re starting a family.

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These days Megan’s best known for her role as Ivy Lynn on the TV series Smash (miss!). She’s also been praised for her roles as Glinda in Wicked (which I just saw in Toronto—is seriously wicked!) and Doralee Rhodes in 9 to 5: The Musical. Brian Gallagher starred on Broadway in Jekyll & Hyde and off-Broadway in The Awesome 80s Prom. 

Congrats to the family!

xo Haley-O
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