Lily Anne Harrison revealed she was expecting her first child with Peter Facinelli during a panel, titled Behind the Scenes of Making a Hallmark Movie, on Saturday.
The Christmas Camp actress, 33, broke the happy news by saying she was ‘very pregnant’ at the convention in West Palm Beach, according to Us Weekly, just three weeks after stepping out with a visible baby bump this month in Los Angeles.
As the couple’s nuptials were delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the star also gushed to know “immediately” that she would be marrying the Twilight alum, 48, after their first date.
Happy couple: Lily Anne Harrison revealed she is expecting her first child with Peter Facinelli during a panel, titled Behind-The-Scenes of Creating a Hallmark Movie, on Saturday (seen June 4, 2022)
“I sat down with him, and I immediately knew he was my husband,” she exclaimed, before admitting to having called her parents to warn them.
Harrison also took to Instagram on Saturday to confirm the happy news with a lovely post.
“Not a burrito belly,” the actress wrote in the caption alongside a close-up of her growing baby bump.
Exciting: The 33-year-old Christmas camp actress broke the news, saying she was ‘very pregnant’ at the convention in West Palm Beach, just three weeks after stepping out with a visible baby bump this month- here in Los Angeles; photographed in 2020
‘You are pregnant? Why didn’t you tell me? the actor jokingly commented on the post, along with a shocked-eyed emoji.
Her amused partner simply replied with three laughing crying emojis and three red hearts.
In 2020, the duo got engaged while on a vacation getaway in Mazatlan, Mexico.
“Both are beyond thrilled,” a rep for the New York native told the outlet, “and are looking forward to all that the new year brings.”
Waiting: Harrison also took to Instagram on Saturday to confirm the happy news with a lovely message, writing: ‘Not a burrito belly’ under a smack of her growing belly
Funny: ‘Are you pregnant? Why didn’t you tell me? the actor jokingly commented on the post, with a shocked eyes emoji
The two took to Instagram with a seaside photo from a New Year’s Eve meal they shared at the Estrella Del Mar Beach and Golf Resort.
‘A magical night with this incredible woman. A perfect end to 2019,’ wrote Facinelli, who played Dr. Carlisle Cullen on the Twilight series.
Harrison wrote: “Goodbye 2019 thank you for kicking my ass, making me stronger than ever, protecting my family and pushing me towards my dreams too, not a bad way to ring in the new year with my darling.”
The Nurse Jackie actor’s three daughters with his ex-wife Jennie Garth – Luca, 24, Lola, 19 and Fiona, 15 – were there for the occasion, as were Harrison’s parents, the outlet reported. .
Romantic: In 2020, the duo got engaged during a vacation getaway in Mazatlan, Mexico
The magazine featured a photo of Harrison donning the diamond ring her fiancé had requested.
Facinelli was previously married to 90210 star Garth from 2001 until their split in 2012. The couple remained friendly after their split, vacationing in Cancun, Mexico with their children and partners in 2017.
Facinelli was also engaged to actress Jamie Alexander for a year until their split in February 2016; the actor was seen publicly with Harrison in September of that year.
Harrison in recent years has been seen in films such as Good Deed and Breaking & Exiting, as well as the TV shows Two Guys One Truck and One Tree Hill.