Tuesday, 28 October 2008

Amy Poehler Baby

UPDATE ~ The Globe & Mail has a baby announcement.

WEEKEND UPDATE ~ Baby Mama star Amy Poehler is a baby mama! Seth Meyers announced to a cheering crowd last night that Amy wasn't there because she was having a baby. Archbald "Archie" William Emerson Arnett arrived on October 25th, 2008 and weighed in at 8 lbs., 1 oz., their rep Lewis Kay said in a statement to People. "Amy, Will and Archie are all healthy and resting comfortably," Kay said.

Arnett will star with Kristen Bell in the big-screen comedy When in Rome and Poehler is leaving SNL this year to star in a yet to be titled primetime comedy with NBC.
Poehler joined the cast of SNL during the 2001-2002 season and became a full cast member in her first season. She co-anchored the Weekend Update segment with Tina Fey and now hosts with Seth Meyer. Poehler has also appeared in Wet Hot American Summer, Mean Girls, Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, Blades of Glory and Envy.

Will hails from Toronto, Ontario as is an Emmy nominated actor. He is best known for his work on the FOX comedy Arrested Development. He was in the movie Blades of Glory with his wife as well as Hot Rod, Let's Go To Prison and The Brothers Solomon. He is also a voiceover artist for commercials, films, and television programs.

The couple have been married since 2003 and this is their first child.

April 24th, 2008 ~ Is Amy Poehler expecting? Lainey blogged today and reported exclusively on eTalk last night that Amy has quit smoking and wasn’t feeling well at SNL rehearsals a couple of weeks ago. Word is she’s yet to formally announce but has told close friends and colleagues.

Archie ~ Scottish; diminutive form of Archibald ~ Scottish; true and bold.

Photo Source: WireImage

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