Hollyoaks star Jessamy Stoddart gives birth to a baby girl called Joni


Hollyoaks star Jessamy Stoddart gives birth! Actress welcomes a baby girl called Joni with husband Ryan after a difficult journey to parenthood

Hollyoaks star Jessamy Stoddart has announced she’s given birth to a baby girl called Joni.

The actress, 29, took to Instagram on Saturday to share the heartwarming news, uploading a picture of her little one asleep in her cot.

The birth comes after Jessamy – who plays Liberty Savage in the Channel 4 soap – opened up about her and husband Ryan O’Gorman’s difficult journey to becoming parents.

Congratulations! Hollyoaks star Jessamy Stoddart has announced she’s given birth to a baby girl called Joni

Introducing her little girl to the world, Jessamy penned on her Instagram post: ‘Our little girl Joni Drew O’Gorman 04/01/2023 8lb4.

‘After every storm comes a rainbow and this rainbow came on the anniversary of of us first finding out we were pregnant. 

‘We are besotted. @lwhhomebirthteam & @liverpoolwomens I owe you the world xxx.’

Adorable: The actress, 29, took to Instagram on Saturday to share the heartwarming news, uploading a picture of her little one asleep in her cot

Adorable: The actress, 29, took to Instagram on Saturday to share the heartwarming news, uploading a picture of her little one asleep in her cot

Jessamy’s post was met with a plethora of well wishes from her fans, showbiz pals and Hollyoaks co-stars.

Anna Passey, who plays her onscreen sister Sienna Blake wrote: ‘Oh Jess! What a little angel. Good work superhero! Can’t wait to meet her! Congratulations to you and Ry xx.’

While Nancy Osborne actress Jessica Fox shared: ‘The biggest congratulations! You are you an absolute Wonder Woman and Joni is perfect in every way xxx.’

Lovely: Introducing her little girl to the world, Jessamy penned on her Instagram post: 'Our little girl Joni Drew O’Gorman 04/01/2023 8lb4'

Lovely: Introducing her little girl to the world, Jessamy penned on her Instagram post: ‘Our little girl Joni Drew O’Gorman 04/01/2023 8lb4’

Steph Waring who plays Cindy Cunningham gushed: ‘Congratulations to you both what a perfect beautiful gift! Welcome to the world Joni.’ 

While former Mandy Richardson actress Sarah Jayne Dunn penned: ‘Oh my, congratulations you guys, she is just perfect.’

Jessamy first announced her happy news back in August. 

The TV star posted a sweet snap showing off her blossoming baby bump alongside a picture of an adorable wooden ornament with ‘Our little rainbow due December 2022’ engraved on it. 

Thrilled: Jessamy's post was met with a plethora of well wishes from her fans, showbiz pals and Hollyoaks co-stars

Thrilled: Jessamy’s post was met with a plethora of well wishes from her fans, showbiz pals and Hollyoaks co-stars

While sharing the news with her Instagram followers, she also revealed it has been a difficult journey to parenthood for the couple. 

Writing alongside the sweet snaps, Jessamy wrote: ‘Baby O’G, you are so loved already.

‘Our little rainbow, due December 2022. Getting to this point has been a journey for us – the road to parenthood often is, so to anyone reading this heavy hearted on their own baby journey, I see you and I feel you.’

Expecting: Jessamy first announced her happy news back in August. The TV star posted a sweet snap showing off her blossoming baby bump

Expecting: Jessamy first announced her happy news back in August. The TV star posted a sweet snap showing off her blossoming baby bump 

Cute: She also shared a picture of an adorable wooden ornament with 'Our little rainbow due December 2022' engraved on it

Cute: She also shared a picture of an adorable wooden ornament with ‘Our little rainbow due December 2022’ engraved on it

Jessamy and her husband married in November 2021 in a winter wonderland wedding after Ryan popped the question in December 2020. 

The actress shared a slew of stunning snaps from their big day which was held at Iscoyd Park, a country house on the borders of North Wales, with several romantic outside shots of them kissing in the snow.

Couple: Jessamy and her husband married in November 2021 in a winter wonderland wedding after Ryan popped the question in December 2020

Couple: Jessamy and her husband married in November 2021 in a winter wonderland wedding after Ryan popped the question in December 2020

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