WHAT’S BEING CLAIMED:
- Jennifer Lawrence is pregnant with her first child with husband Cooke Maroney, her rep confirmed to PEOPLE.
- Lawrence, 31, and Maroney, 37, were first linked in June 2018 and were engaged in February 2019.
- The couple then got married on October 19, 2019, at the luxurious Belcourt of Newport estate in Rhode Island.
Jennifer Lawrence is now pregnant! The baby will be Lawrence’s first child with her husband, art gallery director Cooke Maroney.
A representative of the Oscar-winning actress confirmed the pregnancy news to PEOPLE on Wednesday.
News about the relationship between Lawrence, 31, and Maroney, 37, first surfaced back in June 2018. The couple was then engaged in February 2019.
The actress called Maroney “the greatest human being I’ve ever met,” adding, “He really is, and he gets better.”
In response to a question that asked why she accepted Maroney’s proposal, Lawrence said, “I don’t know, I started with the basics: ‘How do I feel? Is he nice? Is he kind?'”
“It’s just — this is the one, I know that sounds really stupid but he’s just, he’s — you know,” she continued. “He’s the greatest person I’ve ever met, so I feel very honored to become a Maroney.”
The pair were married on October 19, 2019, at the luxurious Belcourt of Newport estate in Rhode Island.
The ceremony took place at the mansion in Newport. The place was designed by American architect Richard Morris Hunt in 1894, and the estate was inspired by Louis XIII’s hunting lodge at Versailles. It is the current residence of Carolyn Rafaelian, CEO of Alex and Ani.
The wedding reception included 150 guests, including celebrity friends Adele, Amy Schumer, Kris Jenner, and Emma Stone.