Former SPICE GIRL GERI HALLIWELL is reportedly expecting a baby with her secret lover, British scriptwriter SACHA GERVASI.
The 33-year-old singer has been dating Gervasi, who wrote hit movie THE TERMINAL, since June (05), and is delighted at the prospect of becoming a first-time mum in the spring (06).
A pal says, "Geri is thrilled to be pregnant.
"Although it is totally unexpected she can't wait to be a mum.
"It's the best thing that could happen to her."