Articlebio

The Power Star Naturi Naughton Welcomes Her 1st Child

News by Arya Pokhrel Published on 21 Jul,2017 Updated on 21 Jul,2017

Naturi Naughton officially welcomed her little one!

The “Power” star Naturi Naughton and her long time boyfriend Ben welcomed their first child, a daughter, on Wednesday, 19th July, at 8:48 p.m., her rep confirmed to People. The baby girl weighed 5 lbs.15 oz. and was 19 inches long.

Further details with the name of the baby girl haven’t been revealed yet.

“This is the best experience of my life! I and Benjamin are so honored and happy to welcome this beautiful girl into the world!” The Mom Naturi told Us Weekly in a statement.

naturi naughton

Nauturi Naughton showing off her baby bump at the screening of Power

The 33-year-old actress showed off her baby bump last week while attending a screening for her STARZ series at PaleyLive in New York.

She posted a beautiful photo on Instagram with a caption that said, “It’s almost that time,” on June 28.

 

It's almost that time! 

A post shared by Naturi Naughton (@naturi4real) on

 

Last month, Ben and Naturi also participated in a maternity photo shoot for the Essence magazine, rocking the baby bump.

 

naturi naughton maternity photo

 

Naturi Naughton on her photo shoot with her baby bump

 

With an interview alongside the photoshoot with the same magazine, she said

 

“I feel really happy; pregnancy has been good to me,” the actress told the magazine at the time. “I’m in love, I’m looking forward to just sharing this next level of life. My whole life has been about working and being in the girl group and being on stage and being an actress, but now I get to really enjoy a bigger purpose, which is motherhood, so I’m really excited.”

 

Starz TV show, Power is currently on its fourth season and airs every Sunday at 9 p.m. ET.

 

Related