Alyssa Milano, 36, is set to wed Hollywood agent David Bugliari, 30, her boyfriend of more than a year. This will be the second marriage for the Charmed actress, who split from musician Cinjun Tate in 1999.
Law & Order: SVU star Mariska Hargitay, 45, is on the mend after suffering a partially collapsed lung. In spite of her condition, the Emmy winner “will appear in all episodes for the rest of the season,” says her rep.
Singer Charlotte Church, 22, and her boyfriend, rugby player Gavin Henson, 26, welcomed a second child, son Dexter, at their home in the Vale of Glamorgan, Wales, Jan. 11. The couple have daughter Ruby, 16 months.
Baby No. 1 is on the way for Ugly Betty actress Ana Ortiz, 38, and her husband, guitarist Noah Lebenzon, 38. The pair wed in June 2007. • Singer-actress Jill Scott, 36, will become a first-time mom with the arrival of her child, due April 25, with her fiancé, drummer Lil’ John Roberts. • Backstreet Boy Howie Dorough, 35, and his wife of one year, real estate broker Leigh, 34, are awaiting their first child, due in June. So will the Boy welcome a boy or a girl? “We’re going to not find out the sex and do it the old-fashioned way,” says the singer.
London police are on the hunt for a thief who made off with Princess Beatrice’s $25,000 BMW, which she parked with the keys in the ignition days earlier. The car was reportedly a 17th-birthday gift for Beatrice, now 20, from her father, Prince Andrew.• Actor Ryan O’Neal, 67, agreed to complete 18 months of drug counseling after pleading guilty to methamphetamine possession in Malibu Jan. 9. An attorney for the actor said after his arrest last September that Ryan had confiscated the narcotic from his son Redmond, 23, who was on probation for prior drug charges. Redmond, who was also arrested following the search of his father’s home, is due in court Feb. 20. • Lost star Naveen Andrews, 40, was awarded temporary sole custody of son Naveen Joshua, 3, in L.A. Jan. 7. The court rejected allegations made by the boy’s mother, Elena Eustache, that Andrews’ girlfriend, actress Barbara Hershey, 60, practices witchcraft.
BEN & JEN: IT’S A(NOTHER) GIRL!
Actor-filmmaker Ben Affleck and actress Jennifer Garner, both 36, became parents once again with the birth of a “healthy baby girl” in Los Angeles Jan. 6, says a rep for the second-time mom. The couple, who tied the knot in June 2005, are mum for now on the name of the newborn, who joins big sister Violet, 3. Former Alias costar and friend Victor Garber says Baby No. 2 won’t ruffle Garner. “She knows what to do,” he tells PEOPLE. “She’s probably the best mother I’ve ever witnessed.”