Dancing with the Stars pro Tony Dovolani and his wife, Lina, welcomed a son and a daughter early Monday morning at a hospital near their Connecticut home.
Son Adrian Driton Dovolani showed up first. at 3:14 a.m., weighing 7 lbs. Daughter Adriana Dovolani arrived 14 minutes later, weighing s7 lbs., 10 oz.
“We are so happy, I can’t stop smiling,” an emotional Tony told People magazine. “Lina was such a champ, and she looks incredible right now.”
This is the third child for the couple, who have been married for eight years. Daughter Luana turned three in August.
Tony is preparing for season seven of ABC’s Dancing, whose new season premieres on September 22nd. He was in the middle of rehearsals with his celebrity partner, Susan Lucci, when he got the call that Lina was in labor.
“Susan was so understanding,” said Tony, who felt bad about cutting their rehearsal short. Lucci had to snap him out of it. “She told me, ‘What are you waiting for? Go!’ ”