Taiwanese singer Annie Yi’s second spring is blooming.

Yi, 46, who remarried in March last year, is expecting a child with her second husband, Chinese actor Qin Hao, 37, he confirmed on Weibo on Thursday.

He shared a video of Yi’s ultrasound scan – with the title of Dancing Little Monkey and opening credits of “Directed By Mr Qin And Little Crazy” – and said of his child and his wife: “Little Monkey, Earth welcomes you! Little Crazy, you’ve worked hard.”

The confirmation followed an I Am Paparazzi report on Wednesday, said NetEase website.

The Chinese media outfit had photographed the couple going to a women’s and children’s hospital in Taipei around New Year’s Day, and Yi getting a book on preventing miscarriage from a bookshop.

She has a 13-year-old son from her nine-year marriage to Taiwanese singer Harlem Yu, 54.

Yu sent a message to his former wife through his agent: “Congratulations!”


A version of this story was originally published in The Straits Times on January 14, 2016. For more stories like this, head to www.straitstimes.com/lifestyle.