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‘Supernatural’ Star Jared Padalecki Teases Fans With Baby News

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This pic of Jared Padalecki's hand on Genevieve's stomach at Comic-Con prompted baby buzz. (WireImage)

They say that parenthood requires a sense of humor ― and Jared Padalecki has just that.

The "Supernatural" star took a comical approach to announcing that his wife, actress Genevieve Cortese Padalecki, is pregnant with their second child.

"We got a LOT of questions this weekend about my wife and whether or not we wanted another child. Well, we want everybody 2 know th..." the 31-year-old actor posted to Twitter Sunday following his appearance at San Diego Comic-Con, cutting off the most important part of his tweet.

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A few hours later came another tease when he wrote, "Shoot! I got on a plane and THEN realized that my tweet wasnt finished! Not used to this 140 character thing. I confirm that Genevieve is pre…"

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Too cute! Padalecki's son, Tom, holds the sonogram. (Twitter)

But that is where Padalecki's joke ended. Soon after, the Texas native finally confirmed the happy news ― and delighted the loyal fans he had strung along with a most adorable sonogram photo.

"Ok, ok! For real: here is Thomas with his future sibling :) (toms the one in the superman shirt)," he wrote, referring to the couple's 1-year-old son ― and future big brother ― who is clutching the sonogram image.

There has been a bit of a baby boom on the set of Padalecki's long-running series on The CW. His co-star Jensen Ackles welcomed his first child, a daughter JJ, in May.

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"Supernatural" returns for a ninth season in October.

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