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'Fresh Prince' Star Tatyana Ali Pregnant With First Child

04/01/2016 11:37 EDT | Updated 04/01/2016 11:59 EDT
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THE FRESH PRINCE OF BEL-AIR -- Season 1 -- Pictured: (front, l-r) Karyn Parsons as Hilary Banks, Banks, James Avery as Philip Banks, Tatyana Ali as Ashley Banks (l-r, back) Janet Hubert as Vivian Banks, Will Smith as William 'Will' Smith, Joseph Marcell as Geoffrey, Alfonso Ribeiro as Carlton Banks -- Photo by: Chris Cuffaio/NBCU Photo Bank

Little Ashley Banks from “Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” is all grown up and having a baby!

Actress Tatyana Ali is expecting her first child with fiancé Dr. Vaughn Rasberry, People confirms. On Friday, the 37-year-old mom-to-be posted a Facebook photo thanking everyone for their well wishes.

I just got off the plane to discover all of our good news is out!! Thanks so much to everyone wishing us well, it means...

Posted by Tatyana Ali on Thursday, March 31, 2016


Thanks to this exciting news, the couple is now planning for both a baby and a wedding.

“Planning our wedding has been so exciting, but when we found out we were expecting, our perspective shifted completely,” Ali explained to Entertainment Tonight. “We want our ceremony to really celebrate our newest blessing!”

Ali also revealed that she met her future husband Rasberry, who is an assistant professor at Stanford University, on eHarmony about a year and a half ago. They are now “best friends” and are planning to tie the knot this summer.

Congrats to the happy couple!

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