‘The Talk’ host Sara Gilbert, rocker Linda Perry expecting (Video)

Linda Perry and Sara Gilbert

Linda Perry and Sara Gilbert Jordan Strauss, Invision (AP)

Linda Perry and Sara GilbertJordan Strauss, Invision (AP)

Linda Perry and Sara Gilbert

“Roseanne” alum and “The Talk” host Sara Gilbert announced Tuesday that she and her wife, rock songwriter-producer Linda Perry, are expecting their first child together.

Gilbert told her “Talk” co-hosts that she would not be facing her fear of a cinderblock being broken on her stomach during their “Face Your Fears” week.

“Before we go I just want to say I’m actually not going to do the dare,” she said. “I was scared to do it and I really believe in facing your fears … but I actually can’t do the dare because I’m pregnant.”


Gilbert, 39, and Perry, 49, have been together since late 2011 and married in March following an 11-month engagement.

This will be Gilbert’s second pregnancy and her third child. She and former partner Allison Adler had two kids together: son Levi, now 9, who was carried by Adler, and daughter Sawyer, who was carried by Gilbert and who turned 7 last week.

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