Cam Newton and his longtime girlfriend, Kia, are now proud parents to a healthy baby boy.
But while we are just now learning about the couple’s bundle of joy, the parents welcomed their first child together a week ago.
Cam took to social media on Wednesday to express why they kept the birth of their son under wraps.
“My longtime girlfriend and I were extremely blessed to have a son last week. Our family is excited and thank you all for the well wishes,” the Carolina Panthers quarterback tweeted. “I’ve been quiet about this because I didn’t want to create a distraction for my team and appreciate the privacy in this joyous time.”
We guess if anything were going to distract us all from the Panthers stellar 14-1 season, it would be a baby. This also might explain the baby rocking touchdown dance Cam delivered during Sunday’s loss against the Atlanta Falcons.
According to reports, Newton left a team practice on Christmas Eve early due to what Coach Ron Rivera said was a positive family emergency.
A Christmas baby; so special. Congrats to the couple.
Watch: Julia Roberts And Owen Wilson Give Advice To Their 10-Year-Old Selves
To say Wonder is a must see movie is an understatement! Not only will the film touch you and inspire you to be a better person, it will also entertain you from start to finish.
But don’t take our word for it. HipHollywood sat down with the film’s stars Julia Roberts and Owen Wilson who shared their excitement to bring this heartwarming story to life and how they channeled their real-life parenting skills into the role.
“I think we felt a responsibility to be authentically parents and authentically parents to these two kids, said the 50 year old mother of three. “And I think that’s why you really believe these four people are family and are really having this experience together.”
In the film based on the NY times best seller, Roberts and Wilson play the parents of a teenage daughter (Izabela Vidovic) and 10-year-old boy (Jacob Tremblay) with facial differences entering mainstream elementary school for the first time.
When asked if they had any advice for their ten year old selves, Roberts said: “I have a ten year old son and I tell him to run.”
Meanwhile Wilson says he remembers 5th grade vividly, and enjoyed having his brother Andrew Wilson at the same school to protect him. “It helped so much having an older brother who was already at the school, so that would be the advice I’d give, have a cool older brother.”
Wonder hits theaters November 17, just one day before Wilson’s 49th birthday.
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