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Melissa Benoist Gushes Over Being A New Mom to Baby Huxley: 'He's Such a Sweetheart'

Melissa Benoist is love being a new momma!

The 32-year-old Supergirl actress spoke about her newborn son, Huxley Wood, in a brand new interview.

“Oh, man, he’s the best,” Melissa gushed about her son during an Instagram Live video with Congresswoman Karen Bass. “I am loving being a parent. I love being a mom. He’s such a sweetheart.”

She added that Huxley is already “so big and every day I’m, like, crying because he’s gained half an ounce.”

Melissa also opened up about the plans for Huxley‘s first holiday – Halloween.

“We’ll probably watch movies…It’s a bummer we’re not gonna get any trick-or-treaters [amid the coronavirus pandemic], but it’s for a good reason,” she shared.

Melissa and husband Chris Wood welcomed Huxley in last month, and waited a few weeks to announce his arrival.

“Huxley Robert Wood got here a few weeks ago ♥️ and this little boy is everything,” she wrote.

If you missed it, Melissa‘s ex-husband, Blake Jenner, opened up about their past relationship. See what happened here…

Melissa Benoist Gives Birth to First Child with Chris Wood!

Melissa Benoist and Chris Wood are parents!

The 31-year-old actress and the 32-year-old actor, who met while working together on Supergirl, have welcomed their first child into the world.

Melissa and Chris both took to Instagram on Friday (September 25) to announce the birth of their son Huxley, who arrived a few weeks ago.

Huxley Robert Wood got here a few weeks ago ♥️ and this little boy is everything,” Melissa captioned a photo on her page.

Chris added, “Our son was born his name is Huxley he’s amazing and no it’s probably none of your business xo brb see you in 18 years.”

Melissa announced her pregnancy back in March and then in May, she opened up about white privilege and how this isn’t the world she wants for her child.

Some sad news was just revealed about the future of Supergirl.

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