The Young and the Restless actress, Christal Khalil Hensley, who is currently embroiled in a pregnancy-related storyline on the show as alter ego, Lily Ashby, has announced her own real-life pregnancy news – she’s expecting in April!

The child will be Christel’s first with her husband, Stephen Hensley! No word on whether or not the pregnancy will be written into her onscreen storyline. is thrilled for Christel and Stephen – congratulations! Feel free to leave your well wishes here with in the comment section! If you missed our Spring interview with the actress, visit Chats with Young and the Restless’s Christel Khalil!