Sportscaster, co-host, and now a proud mother—Erin Andrews has added a new chapter to her life, one that undoubtedly holds the most profound rewards. At 45 years old, Erin and her husband, former NHL player Jarret Stoll, 41, recently welcomed their first child, a son, through the assistance of a surrogate. The couple’s representative confirmed this heartwarming news to TODAY on July 10, unveiling a tale of resilience and the fulfillment of a long-awaited dream. Their baby boy, lovingly named Mack, has brought immeasurable joy to their lives.
Erin and Jarret’s journey to parenthood was marked by the challenge of fertility issues endured over the span of nine years. Determined to realize their dream of becoming parents, they turned to the assistance of a surrogate to bring their precious bundle of joy into the world. The couple celebrated this monumental occasion in June, surrounded by loved ones at Harriet’s in West Hollywood, California, during a heartfelt baby shower. While Erin’s representatives were contacted for further comment, no immediate response was received, and the sportscaster herself has yet to make an official statement on Instagram.
In joining the ranks of celebrity mothers who have welcomed children via surrogacy, Erin Andrews finds herself in the company of remarkable women. Notably, both Chrissy Teigen and Naomi Campbell also celebrated surprise additions to their families this past June, their little ones also born through the assistance of surrogates.
Chrissy joyfully welcomed her fourth child with husband John Legend on June 28—a son, mirroring Erin’s own experience. Since then, she has showered her son, Wren, with love, sharing endearing pictures of his hair and precious moments captured alongside her three other children: eldest daughter Luna, 7, son Miles, 4, and baby girl Esti Maxine, aged 6 months.
Similarly, supermodel Naomi Campbell, at 53 years old, shared the news of the arrival of her baby boy through a heartfelt Instagram post on Thursday, June 29. The post featured an image of Naomi’s hands clasped with her newborn son’s tiny fingers, alongside her 2-year-old daughter. Naomi expressed her boundless love for her little one, acknowledging him as a true gift from God and embracing the blessings bestowed upon their family.
Witnessing these beautiful families flourish fills the heart with joy and wonder. It is a time of immense significance, as lives are forever changed by the arrival of a new little one. Erin Andrews, Jarret Stoll, Chrissy Teigen, Naomi Campbell, and countless others who have embarked on the journey of parenthood through surrogacy are shining examples of hope, resilience, and unwavering love. Each birth represents a testament to the miracles that await those who persevere, reminding us all of the profound beauty that unfolds when dreams become reality.