Michelle Yeoh, 61, baby announcement post confuses everyone
Posted by  badge Boss on Jan 03
Actress Michelle Yeoh was forced to clear up some confusion over exciting news on Instagram (Picture: Getty/Instagram/michelleyeoh_official)

accidentally confused some of her fans on Tuesday after announcing she had been ‘so truly blessed’ with a baby.

The 61-year-old Hollywood star, who last year for , took to Instagram to share her exciting family news.

Alongside a picture of her hand cradling a tiny baby’s foot, she wrote: ‘A little miracle on the first day of 2024 ❤️✨ we are so truly blessed… can’t tell u how happy I am for this very, very special bundle of joy ❤️✨’

Friends and fans were quick to congratulate her, with Sharon Stone commenting: ‘I’m so happy for you 😍🔥’

Supermodel Naomi Campbell, who became a mum in June, added: ‘Congratulations Michelle & Jean on your beautiful bundle of joy ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️’

However, it appeared some people were confused as to whether Michelle’s post referred to her becoming a mother or grandmother.

‘Grandkids? Or kids? Eitherways congratulations ❤️❤️ a new arrival is always fun 😃’ replied Soundarya Balaji in the comments.

‘Michelle I am confuzzled but congrats,’ added user @deliascvn.

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‘Wait, how???’ asked Nindya Mulyani Sakti.

As some wondered if, who she married in July after a 19-year engagement, had used a surrogate, the Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon star returned to Instagram with another post.

‘Thank you darling Nicolas and Darina for making us the happiest and proudest Grandparents!!’ she wrote, alongside photos of her and her ex-Ferrari CEO spouse having a cuddle, as well as a repeat of the sweet newborn picture.

‘Welcome baby Maxime ❤️💖✨❤️💖✨,’ she added.

Nicolas is Jean’s son from a previous marriage, who is a driver manager and former co-owner of ART Grand Prix.

‘Mother is grandmothering 😍,’ posted fan @greyseasalt in the comments, while Andrea added: ‘The way she had to clarify it was her grandkid 😭’

The Oscar winner with husband Jean, who she married in July after a 19-year engagement (Picture: Marc Piasecki/WireImage)

‘Lmao this is definitely a clarification post!’ chimed in Nunya.

‘Omg someone gotta change her wiki pg [sic],’ quipped @ligrazioxo of the initial confusion.

Michelle was previously married to businessman Dickson Poon between 1988 and 1991 and engaged to cardiologist Alan Heldman in 1998.