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'Orange is the New Black' star Danielle Brooks has announced that she is pregnant.

Danielle, best known for her role as Tasha "Taystee" Jefferson in the Netflix series, revealed to her fans via social media that she is five months along.

"So elated to finally share this news with you all. I'm happily pregnant! @Clearblue #ClearblueConfirmed #clearbluepartner," she shared along with a picture of her holding a digital pregnancy test with the word "pregnant" on the screen.

She also posted on her Instagram stories that she is already five months along, revealing her growing baby bump. 


Brooks debuted her boyfriend, in a Valentine's Day Instagram post. She captioned the photo, "What I've always imagined love to feel like…"

She is yet to reveal his name, but she appears to be very happy with him.

The announcement comes weeks before the final season of 'OITNB' on drops on Netflix.

Congratulations, Danielle!