LOS ANGELES, Oct. 31 (UPI) --
U.S. singer and actress Jessica Simpson
announced Monday she is pregnant with her first child.
People.com said Simpson, 31, posted a photo online of herself dressed as a mummy for Halloween and showing off her baby bump.
"It's true -- I'm going to be a mummy!" she said via Twitter.
Simpson is engaged to former professional football player Eric Johnson.
She did not disclose the baby's gender or anticipated birth date.
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