Good morning! Catch up on your pop culture news with our roundup of today’s top stories — so far.
1. A legend is born
Luna Legend is officially a big sister. Chrissy Teigen confirmed on Twitter— where else? — that she and husband John Legend have welcomed their second child, a boy. Kid’s got some dreamy lullabies headed his way. Read more >
— christine teigen (@chrissyteigen) May 17, 2018
2. Meghan Markle makes statement on father
In her first official royal statement, Meghan Markle has confirmed that her father, Thomas Markle Sr., will miss the royal wedding because of a health problem. Read more>
A statement from Ms. Meghan Markle: pic.twitter.com/TjBNarmuBU
— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) May 17, 2018
4. More heartbreaking news for Broadway actress
Ruthie Ann Miles, the pregnant actress who was struck by a car in an accident that killed her 4-year-old daughter, Abigail, and another child, has lost the baby as a result of her injuries. Miles was seven months pregnant with a second daughter when she was struck by the car, whose driver was recently indicted. Read more >
5. New details emerge about Smallville star’s ties to alleged sex cult
How did Allison Mack go from a TV star to an alleged cult figure who is now facing charges of sex trafficking? Friends of the former actress are shedding new light on her involvement with Nxivm. Read more >
Thanks for reading! Come back this evening for your p.m. pop culture roundup.