Vanessa Simmons Welcomes Baby Ava Marie Jean Wayans

Vanessa Simmons Ava Marie JeanVanessa Simmons gave birth on Friday (Feb. 14), welcoming baby girl Ava Marie Jean Wayans to her new family.

Simmons, 30, and her longtime boyfriend Mike Wayans celebrated the upcoming arrival of their daughter last month with family and friends at Sugar Factory in West Hollywood. My dad was actually really excited because this is the first grandchild for my family,” told Essence.

“My brand spanking new Grand niece is named Ava Marie Jean [Wayans],” her Uncle Danny tweeted, breaking the news. “You go mommy Vanessa …”

For the record, we’re certainly expecting baby Ava to have some cool style and great success according to her family history.

Congrats to both the Simmons and Wayans family!