Jersey Shore’s Favorite Reality TV Star is Expecting

“We can officially confirm that Nicole ‘Snooki’ Polizzi is pregnant and engaged to her boyfriend Jionni LaValle,” Snooki’s rep said in a statement. “Nicole is thrilled to finally be able to share her happy news with her fans.”

Snooki is currently filming a spin-off of Jersey Shore with best friend and show-mate, JWoww. The rumors of Snooki’s pregnancy have been shot down, but then brought up again and confirmed last week. According to MTV, “Nicole and Jenni began filming last week and moved into their new digs with animal print furniture in tow,” said MTV spokesperson in a statement last week. “Things are going great thus far.”

Engaged to boyfriend Jionni LaValle, the couple seems very happy with the news. Snooki and LaValle began dating over a year ago. LaValle plans to pursue a career in education as a teacher. The couple is looking forward to the next chapter in their life.

In the meantime, the  season of “Jersey Shore” will wrap-up this week – Stayed tuned for the season finale that airs on Thursday, March 15.