Actor Michael Ealy Announces He’s A Dad

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Actor Michael Ealy is a first-time father after welcoming a son with wife Khatira Rafiqzada.

The surprising news was announced on the The Steve Harvey Show on Friday (Feb. 14).  When host Steve Harvey asked the actor, “You see kids in the future?” to which the  About Last Night star responded: “We have a son.”

Known for being very private about his personal life, Ealy did share that his son’s name is Elijah, but remained tight-lipped about any other details as he added “I never understand why people announce the birth of their children.”

Durimg the segment co-star Regina Hall commented, “He is a beautiful little boy.”

Ealy and Rafiqzada tied the knot in a secret ceremony in October, 2012 after four years of dating.

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