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Boy or Girl: ‘Married at First Sight’ Star Shawniece Reveals Her Baby’s Gender

Married at First Sight stars Shawniece Jackson and Jephte Pierre revealed they were expecting their first child in April. Now, the couple, who married on Season Six of the Lifetime series, has revealed exclusively to EBONY the gender of their unborn baby.

Jackson and Pierre are expecting a baby girl.

Shawniece Jackson, Jephte Pierre, gender reveal

This weekend, Shawniece, Jephte and their closest family and friends will gather for a shower to celebrate Baby Pierre, whom the couple will welcome this fall. Yesterday, it was announced that their spin-off series, Happily Every After, which follows the parents-to-be’s last few months before their daughter’s birth, will also debut in the fall.


Christina Santi is a news and culture writer for EBONY.com. Born and raised in the Bronx, New York, she considers herself a well-read, not so traditional feminist with a heavy interest in music, fashion and pop culture. Christina currently lives in New York City, where she refers to her Cuban & Jamaican descent often while writing about her experiences as a first-generation Afro-Latinx in America. She also devotes time writing personalized reading material for her tutees and turning ideas into words for streetwear brand, PUER By Noel Bronson.