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NBC’s Wolfe, Gosk, Expecting Baby in August

Wednesday Mar 27, 2013
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"Today" weekend anchor Jenna Wolfe says she and NBC news correspondent Stephanie Gosk are expecting a baby girl in August.

A smiling, joking Wolfe made her announcement on NBC’s morning show Wednesday, saying, "I’m quite pregnant, actually." The baby is due in mid-August, the 39-year-old Wolfe said.

"You kept a secret pretty good," ’’Today" anchor Savannah Guthrie told Wolfe.

In a blog posted on the "Today" website, Wolfe said she and Gosk, 40, were two years into their relationship when they realized they wanted to "share our adventures with a wide-eyed little person."

In a People magazine story out Friday, Wolfe discussed why the couple decided to share news of their pregnancy and relationship. As Wolfe put it: "I don’t want to bring my daughter into a world where I’m not comfortable telling everyone who I am and who her mother is."

Other TV journalists who have come out as gay include Anderson Cooper of CNN, Sam Champion of ABC and CNN’s Don Lemon.

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  • Oh Jed said:, 2013-03-28 02:12:34

    How cool. I always thought Jenna was so beautiful, talented and enjoyable to watch. Now, I like her even more. Congratulations on your family addition ladies.


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