Eva Mendes and her long-term partner Ryan Gosling are expecting their second child together, multiple sources have confirmed to US Weekly. It is believed that the 42-year-old actress is now in her second trimester.
The couple are already parents to 19-month-old daughter Esmeralda Amada Gosling. They managed to keep their first pregnancy a secret for several months, with an insider explaining that Eva simply didn't want anyone other than her close friends and family to know.
CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY
Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling are expecting their second child together, according to reports
Eva and 35-year-old Ryan started dating in 2011 after meeting on the set of The Place Beyond the Pines They are incredibly private when it comes to the personal life - but Ryan did recently open up about his romance with Eva in an interview with HELLO! magazine.
"I know that I'm with the person I'm supposed to be with," he sweetly said, before adding that the only quality he looks for in a woman is "that she's Eva Mendes. There's nothing else I am looking for".
The couple met on the set of the 2011 film, The Place Beyond The Pines
Eva, meanwhile, has said in the past that she wasn’t planning to get married or have children – but "with Ryan things are different", a friend told People. "She's very independent, but she's content with her partner. She has finally found the person she really wants to be with."
News of Eva's pregnancy comes hours after it was revealed that Blake Lively, 28, and Ryan Reynolds, 39 are expecting their second baby together, and earlier this week Megan Fox showcased a surprise baby bump, her third child with ex Brian Austin Green.
There is also a bit of a supermodel baby boom at the moment; Chrissy Teigen, Behati Prinsloo and Candice Swanepoel are all expecting their first babies.