Anton du Beke recently revealed that he and his girlfriend Hannah Summers are expecting twins, and the professional dancer has now announced that the couple are expecting a bouncing baby boy and baby girl!
The excited dad-to-be shared the news during an appearance on Good Morning Britain. He said: "We had our baby scan - we found out they are definitely babies! We are going to have one of each." He then joked about what he would like to name them, saying: "I'm going for Anton and Antoinette" before opening up about the prospect of becoming a new father. "You can't describe how it feels, it's very difficult to describe," he admitted. "It's unbelievable."
Anton revealed his twins' gender
Anton originally shared the news with his fans on Instagram. He posted a photo of two pairs of baby dance shoes with a top hat and a cane which read: "We hear the 'tippety tap' of tiny feet!" He then captioned the announcement: "Hannah and I are delighted to announce that we are expecting twins in the spring. We are over the moon!" Famous friends were quick to congratulate the couple, with Claudia Winkleman tweeting: "SO SO SO SO happy for you and Hannah. Can't wait to give you a celebratory squeeze on Saturday XXX," while Kristina Rihanoff added: "Congratulations to the fabulous @TheAntonDuBeke and Hannah on their baby news! #twins."
Anton chatted about becoming a dad on Good Morning Britain
Anton and Hannah have reportedly been dating since 2007, and the star recently revealed that his partner loves to watch him perform on Strictly Come Dancing. During an interview with The Early Hour, he joked: "My girlfriend doesn't get jealous. I dance with Lesley Joseph and Anne Widdecombe, so I don't think she's uncomfortable with it. And she loves the show. She comes every week and thinks it's great."