Not only is Jordi Vilasuso (Tony, GUIDING LIGHT) engaged to be married, but he and fiancée Kaitlin Riley are expecting a baby, to boot! “The cat was let out of the bag on national TV,” the actor tells Soaps In Depth with a laugh. Last week, Riley’s little sister, actress Bailee Madison, appeared on THE TONIGHT SHOW WITH JAY LENO to promote her new film, Cowgirls ‘N Angels. When host Jay Leno asked how her family was, the 12-year-old excitedly shared that not only was her big sister engaged, but that she was pregnant! “We knew she was going to say we were engaged… we weren’t sure she was going to say that that! The camera panned to us, and we were kind of caught off-guard. But it was very sweet.”
Vilasuso says that learning on Easter morning that he was going to be a father sped up his plans to become a husband, as well. “We’d been talking about getting married for quite some time,” he says. “We were already looking at places to have the wedding even before we were engaged. Katie would joke, ‘I can’t believe we’re doing this. I don’t even have a ring on my finger.’ I’d been looking at rings, and had actually put a deposit down on a ring two months earlier. This kind of hurried the process along!”
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