The Big Bang Theory star, Johnny Galecki, and his girlfriend Alaina Meyer, got some good news when they learned the gender of their first child together. It’s a boy.
The couple, who had a paint party to reveal the gender, shared the news on Instagram with a photo of both Johnny and Alaina kissing, along with blue handprints all over them.
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“A day I’ll never forget. ❤️❤️❤️ @alainamariemeyer,” Johnny wrote.
With a similar photo, Alaina shared, “I can not wait to raise a baby boy with my love. He will follow in his fathers footsteps of being a generous, loving, chivalrous fellow 💙.”
In her Instagram story, Alaina also shared the baby’s name—”Avery Stryker Galecki,” which she wrote over blue splattered paint.
Several celebrity friends immediately commented on the good news.
“DUDE! YES!” Modern Family‘s Sarah Hyland wrote.
“Congratulations!!!!” added Octavia Spencer.
Earlier this month, the couple announced that they were expecting their first child with a post on Instagram.
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“We are absolutely over the moon to announce that we will soon be welcoming a little one into this crazy and wonderful world,” the couple said. “We ask that you please respect our privacy during this celebratory time for us and our families. There truly is love out there for all. We hope ours is the ember of yours, as we feel yours is the ember of ours.”
Congratulations to the happy couple.