Union J's JJ Hamblett's girlfriend posts sonogram photo of unborn baby

Published Friday, Sep 20 2013, 10:06 BST  |  By  |  Add comment
Union J star JJ Hamblett's girlfriend Caterina Lopez has shared a sonogram of the couple's unborn child, after they announced that they were expecting a baby earlier this week.

25-year-old JJ broke the happy news on his Twitter page on Wednesday (18 September) by writing: "Guys I want you to be the first to know that I've got some big news...I'm going to be a daddy.... :-) :-) wooop x."

Union J's JJ Hamblett and girlfriend Caterina Lopez - Sept 2013

© Instagram / caterinalopez

JJ and Caterina are excited to become parents

And clearly he and Caterina can't wait to be parents.

Yesterday (19 September), the brunette model couldn't resist sharing her baby joy with fans and excitedly posted a sonogram of the unborn child online, along with the caption: "Someone looks extremely comfortable ...Our little monkey ! #babyhamblett #jjhamblett."

She also revealed that she is now part of Mothercare's 'Baby & Me' club, writing: "Just joined the club! Haha! So excited for our little monkey to arrive ! #jjhamblett #mothercare."

Union J's JJ Hamblett and girlfriend Caterina Lopez share sonogram of unborn child - 19 Sept 2013

© Instagram / caterinalopez

Meanwhile, JJ has been getting into the parenting spirit too by buying some children's books to read to his little one.

He uploaded a picture on the Union J Instagram account of himself sitting with his dog and holding up a Winnie The Pooh story and a copy of his group's autobiography.

He joked: "Cant decide what to read lola and the baby??? #harddecision lol x"

Union J's JJ Hamblett reads books to his unborn child - 19 Sept 2013

© Instagram / unionjworld

Following his announcement on Wednesday, JJ was inundated with congratulatory messages from fellow celebs, fans and his band mates.

One star that was quick to send his best wishes was Marvin Humes, who knows all about being a father after wife Rochelle gave birth to their daughter Alaia-Mai earlier this year.

Marvin tweeted: "Big congrats to @JJUJWorld and Caterina! Amazing news that you're expecting your first baby..it's the BEST feeling ever! X"

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