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    Actor Danielle Brooks Just Announced Her Pregnancy On Instagram, And Her Happiness Is Contagious

    "When one chapter ends, another begins."

    Y'all know Danielle Brooks. She's best known for her star turn as Tasha "Taystee" Jefferson on Orange Is the New Black and her critically acclaimed portrayal of Sofia in the Broadway production of The Color Purple.

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    Well, the multitalented star JUST announced on Instagram that she's expecting! "So elated to finally share this news with you all," she wrote. "I'm happily pregnant!"

    Danielle also revealed on her Instagram Stories that she's five months along.

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    This announcement comes 24 days before the final season of OITNB on drops on Netflix, so I'm guessing that's the ending chapter Danielle's referring to? Whatever the case, I'm here for it!

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    THIS IS HOW HAPPY WE ARE FOR YOU, DANIELLE!!! CONGRATS! <3

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