Actress Sasaki Nozomi (30) has announced that she is pregnant with her first child.†
On Instagram, she reported, "At this time, I have been blessed with a baby. We are happy that we will be gaining a new family member." She also explained, "Under normal circumstances, I wanted to make the announcement to my fans at the right timing. However, because it had already been reported, I apologize that it was announced in this order."†
On her upcoming role in the drama "Daisy Luck" (starts April 20), she commented, "At the time I was offered the role, I told them that there is a chance that I might get pregnant. Regardless, they still offered it to me. Also, I strongly wanted to play this role, so I decided to take the offer."
Sasaki married†comedian†Watabe Ken (45) last April. In November, rumors surfaced that the actress was pregnant, but she denied it at an event shortly after.†