Wladimir Klitschko and Hayden Panettiere

Hayden Panettiere is Having a Baby

21 Aug 2014

Nashville star confirms pregnancy in Ice Bucket Challenge

Hayden Panettiere is pregnant! The actress confirmed the good news by nominating her unborn child for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Wednesday.
The Heroes star acknowledged that herself and fiancé Wladimir Klitschko will be welcoming their first child by posting a video of co-star Derek Hough throwing a bucket of freezing water over her head on Instagram.

Panettiere took the cold blast with a smile whilst nominating country singer Kacey Musgraves, her fiancé Wladimir and her unborn child to take the challenge next.

Pregnancy announcements in line with the ALS ice bucket challenge. Guardians of the Galaxy star Zoe Saldana also confirmed her pregnancy in an Ice Bucket Challenge video posted on Tuesday. However, contrary to Panettiere, Zaldana opted to dodge the challenge, but her director James Gunn and husband Marco Perego agreed to take the challenge in her place.

The challenge seems to not only a great way to support a good cause, but has recently also developed into a platform for the announcement of great news!