BGT judge Alesha Dixon pregnant with first child

Last updated at 08:18
Alesha Dixon

Britain's Got Talent judge Alesha Dixon is pregnant with her first child.

The news was confirmed by a spokesperson for the star.

He said: "Alesha Dixon and her partner, Azuka Ononye, are delighted to announce that they are expecting their first child later this year.

"Alesha and Azuka are looking forward to this happy chapter in their lives and would request privacy to enjoy this happy and most important event."

Watch Ricky's interview with Alesha Dixon and Amanda Holden at the Britain's Got Talent launch.