During the Tonight Show, actress Jenna Fischer tells Jay Leno that she will soon be the mother of a baby boy. She confesses she has known for a while, but wanted to make the announcement on Leno’s show.
“The Office” star Jenna Fischer is going to me a mom. That is nothing we don’t already know. But on Tuesday she revealed the sex of her baby on the “Tonight Show With Jay Leno”. She tells the show host that the news is exclusive. “When I went to my movie (‘A Little Help’) premiere the other day, a reporter asked me if I knew what I was having.”, the actress told Leno, “I said that ‘I do, but I’m not sharing that yet because I’m going to have Jay be the first to know.”
Nevel failing us, Jay Leno, with his original comic style, answered “Like a lot of girls, you were saving yourself for Jay”.
Fischer had yet another announcement she premiered on the Tonight Show. She revealed the month when the baby is due: “September -we’re in what they call the home stretch”.
This week, it’s been reported that Jenna’s character in the movie, Pam, will also be pregnant. The creative team will work her pregnancy into the story this fall, when “The Office” returns.
Actress Jenna Fischer, 37, married screenwriter Lee Kirk on July 3, 2010. They got engaged in the summer of 2009, two years after Fischer divorced her first husband, screenwriter James Gunn. He was the brother of her childhood friend, Sean Gunn. On May 13, 2011, the couple announced they were expecting their first child together.
Jenna Fischer has gained popularity especially for the role on Pam Halpert in the series “The Office”, which airs on NBC. She has also appeared in Blades of Glory, Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story, The Promotion and Hall Pass.