Years on from playing pregnant plane crash ‘survivor’ Claire on Lost, Once Upon A Time star Emilie de Ravin has announced she is expecting a baby in real life. Taking to Twitter to share the happy news, she posted:
I wanted to share some exciting news…me & @ericbilitch are expecting a baby!! 'Tis truly a dream come true and we could not be happier❤️??
— Emilie de Ravin (@emiliederavin) October 3, 2015
Ravin, 33, who was previously married to Joshua Janowicz, was soon inundated with congratulatory messages as was her boyfriend, film-maker Eric Bilitch who, after re-tweeting Emilie’s message, posted one of his own:
— Eric Bilitch (@EricBilitch) October 3, 2015
The couple have been dating since last summer when Ravin took to Instagram to share a snap of the pair enjoying a romantic break in Paris.
Ravin, as Belle, has starred in Once Upon A Time since it first aired in 2011 and season five began in the US at the end of last month.