“Today we welcome Robert Amell V into the world but also find out that being triple extra pregnant increases your odds of birthing Gollum,” the new mom joked alongside a snapshot of her baby boy grasping a finger.
“And now everything is different,” Amell captioned a similar image, sharing his son’s name.
Baby Robert is the couple’s first child together.
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Ricci has been offering hilarious glimpses of her pregnancy journey over the last few months, showing off her baby bump in a variety of poses on Instagram, complete with cheeky captions.
“Running out of womb with months to go. I kid you not,” she captioned a black-and-white shot in late June, which put her bare belly front and center.
Another funny photo, posted on June 1, saw the actress eating ice cream out of a bowl — which was situated atop her belly for easy access. She wrote alongside it, “I knew this kid would be good for something.”
Amell praised Ricci on social media, captioning a seemingly candid image of the pair on Aug. 21, “My pregnant wife is the strongest person I’ve ever met. So if you can, give your mom a hug, because having watched Italia carry our son for 9 months, I know that it’s harder than anything I’ll ever have to do and she’s doing a better job than I ever could. I’m a very lucky man.”