Marnie Simpson shared this gorgeous photo of her blossoming baby bump

Marnie Simpson has shared her first selfie after announcing her pregnancy.?

The former Geordie Shore star, 27, took to Instagram to flaunt her ever-growing bump to fans a day after confirming the news to the world with boyfriend Casey Johnson.

Dressed in a striped tight dress, the reality beauty donned a pretty blonde wig for the occasion as she posed and pouted for the camera.?

Marnie Simpson revealed the happy news in an exclusive shoot with OK!

“Feeling pretty pregnant right now but absolutely loving the ice queen wig [email protected],” she wrote, alongside the hashtags: “#16weeks?#4months?#pregnant#pregnancy?#babyonroute.”

Fans were quick to comment on the sweet snap, with one writing: “I am sooooooo glad you can show your bump in all your posts now you look a dream!”?

“I am just watching your first geordie shore season! You have grown into a beautiful, strong and special woman!” a second added.

Marnie and Casey have been dating for two and a half years
Marnie Simpson revealed there is a baby name the pair have in mind for their children

Cousin Sophie Kasaei?wrote: “Too emotional when I see photos like this!”

Pregnant?Marnie?and Casey already have a name in mind for their unborn child – and according to the?starlet, the moniker is somewhat controversial.

Speaking exclusively to OK! magazine about names, Marnie, 27,?admitted: “We’ve got one.

Marnie is due to give birth to her first child in October

“It’s unusual and I’ve never heard anyone called it before. It can be used for a boy or a girl.

"I think I’ll probably get some haters saying you shouldn’t call your baby that. It’s a bit controversial.”

Opening up on the exciting news,?Marnie revealed that she is four months pregnantand is due to give birth on 16 October.?

The brunette star said: “Because I’d done Geordie Shore I’d convinced myself that I couldn’t have kids because of all the alcohol abuse."