Supermodel Gigi Hadid joined The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon from quarantine Thursday night where she confirmed that she and Zayn Malik are indeed having a baby. Rumors about the pregnancy had already been swirling, and Hadid’s mother, Yolanda Hadid, confirmed the pregnancy to Dutch outlet RTL Boulevard on Wednesday. So when Fallon kicked off the interview excitedly congratulating Hadid, there was no point in trying to play coy.
JIMMY FALLON: Congratulations on expecting a baby. This is the best news ever.
GIGI HADID: Thank you so much. Obviously, you know, we wish we could have announced it on our own terms, but we're very excited and happy.
- Gigi Hadid joined Jimmy Fallon from quarantine Thursday night, where she confirmed that she and Zayn Malik are indeed having a baby. And Hadid said, the pregnancy has been a source of positivity while she, like so many others, remains quarantined due to the coronavirus.
GIGI HADID: Especially during this time, it's nice. It's a nice silver lining to be able to be home and together and really experience it day by day.
- Rumors had been swirling earlier in the week that Hadid and Malik were expecting. And even before the confirmation, fans were excited for the young couple. One fan tweeted, congrats to Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid. You deserve it, and I'm sure you will be amazing parents. Can't wait to see your gorgeous baby. Besides the happy baby news, Hadid also recently celebrated her 25th birthday, and her family knew exactly what she'd be craving.
GIGI HADID: In the morning, my family brought out a everything bagel cake, which already blew my mind. Because my craving has been everything bagels. I eat a everything bagel a day, so I was already like so excited for my birthday cake was a everything bagel.
- And that was just the icing on the cake. To make it even more special, that everything bagel cake was made by none other than Buddy the Cake Boss himself.
GIGI HADID: I love him, and I don't know what it was like my hormones right now or just quarantine emotionalness. I cried every five minutes for like an hour every time I thought about that Buddy made my cake. I couldn't stop crying.
JIMMY FALLON: A bagel cake made you cry.