The star and creator of the “Mindy Project” gave birth to her first child, a baby girl on Friday December 15th, 2017. According to People, which has seen the birth certificate, Mindy named the baby Katherine Swati Kaling after her late mother who died in 2012 of pancreatic cancer.
The 38 year old actress confirmed her pregnancy in August on the “Today” show. She said she hoped to take cues from her late mother on how to be a good mom, adding that her own mother was supportive and open-minded.
In addition to her new bundle of joy, Mindy is gearing up for a very successful year in 2018. She is set to star in “Oceans 8″ alongside Sandra Bullock and Cate Blanchett. Also will star in ” Wrinkle in Time” with Oprah Winfrey and Reese Witherspoon.
Congratulations Mindy on your new bundle of Joy!