According to US Weekly, Tom Hiddleston and Zawe Ashton recently became parents and secretly gave birth to their first child.  

The actress had already announced her pregnancy when she walked the red carpet for the Mr. Malcolm's List premiere in New York City in June of this year while sporting her baby belly. 

The couple also generated engagement rumours in the same month. 

The Loki actor and Ashton first had romantic rumours in the year 2019.  

During this time, the couple also collaborated on the West End production of Betrayal. 

The two made their formal red carpet debut in September of last year at the 74th Annual Tony Awards when Ashton attended to support Hiddleston, who was vying for Best Leading Actor for his part in the drama.

A source informed US Weekly that "Tom and Zawe are loving being new parents and are filled with joy. They have been having the struggles of new parents and aren’t sleeping much but are thrilled."  

According to Tom, who told the Los Angeles Times that he was "extremely delighted" after popping the question, the new parents got engaged in June.