By peoplestaff225
Updated June 20, 2007 01:49 PM

Update: Mark at the Boston Globe tells us that baby to be is a girl — grandma spilled the beans! Donna de Matteo, a playwright with a show currently running in Gloucester, MA, told the paper,

Source: Boston Globe

Update 2:49 pm: Drea confirms the news to Us Weekly — and she’s mad. The press statement reads:

Update 2:20 pm: We’ve just gotten word that this is true. Expect rep confirmation very soon.

Originally posted May 14th, 7:54 am: Page Six reports that former Sopranos and Joey star Drea de Matteo, 35, was overheard saying that she and her boyfriend of 5 years, country star Shooter Jennings, 27, are expecting a baby. The conversation occurred while Drea was shopping for maternity clothes at Veronique Maternity in New York.

Reps for the Drea did not confirm the pregnancy. Spies at the store say Drea is pregnant, but is ‘not showing much of a baby bump yet.’

Source: Page Six

Thanks to CBB reader Lisa.