Konnie Huq is Pregnant… and it’s a Baby Boy!

Konnie Huq is Pregnant... and it's a Baby Boy!

Konnie Huq is pregnant with her first child.

Former Xtra Factor presenter Konnie Huq is expecting her first child, a boy, with husband Charlie Brooker. The TV star, married the broadcaster/screenwriter in August of last year. Konnie Huq, 36, and her 40-year-old husband are said to be thrilled with the baby news.

“Konnie and Charlie are over the moon. It is just what they wanted and all their family are thrilled.”-a close friend to the pregnant presenter told The Sun.

Konnie Huq presented BBC One children’s show Blue Peter for just over a decade before quitting the show in 2008. She then went on to host the Xtra Factor for one series, but was dropped from the spin-off show and and was later replaced by current hosts Olly Murs and Caroline Flack. The pregnant star made no secret of her desire to be a mum, explaining how she had put off parenthood when she was offered the Xtra Factor hosting role last year.

“I was a bit annoyed really because I was getting ready to settle down and have babies.”-Konnie Huq said then.

We’re happy for you Konnie. Congrats!

Konnie Huq is Pregnant... and it's a Baby Boy!

Pregnant and thrilled: Konnie Huq and her husband Charlie Brooker expect their first child-a baby boy!