Michelle Chen, Chen Xiao welcome baby boy

The actress posted the family’s first ‘family portrait’ on her Weibo yesterday


Taiwanese actress Michelle Chen shared the good news via Weibo by posting a picture of their hands, announcing the birth of their first child, and wrote, “Grateful for the addition of Xiao Xing Xing (Little Star) to our family.”

The baby boy, nicknamed ‘Xiao Xing Xing’ weighed 3.5 kg and was 50 cm long. Chen Xiao also posted the same photo on Weibo and wrote, “Listen to mummy!”

Prior to the couple’s updates on social media, fans were speculating that Michelle had already delivered the baby as she was spotted at the hospital on the same day (Dec 18) she posted a selfie on Instagram with the caption, “Today is gonna be a good day”.

Said fan also spotted a newborn baby in the hospital’s nursery with the nametag Chen Mei Xuan, which is Michelle’s birth name.

However, the 35 year-old’s manager refuted the rumours by confirming that the baby was only delivered yesterday morning (Dec 20), and not on Sunday.

The You Are the Apple of My Eye actress tied the knot with Chinese actor Chen Xiao, after dating for seven months, this July on the actor’s birthday and announced that she was three months pregnant. The pair first met while filming Chinese drama The Romance of the Condor Heroes in 2014.

Photos: PBE Media

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