American singer Justin Timberlake and his wife Jessica Biel welcomed their second child, a baby boy, in 2020 and he shared the news during an interview an interview with Ellen DeGeneres on January 18. This is the first time Justin addressed questions about his second child and also revealed his son’s name during the interview.
Speaking to Ellen, Justin said that his son has been named Phineas and “he’s awesome and he’s so cute”. In fact, Ellen was one of the few, aware of Jessica’s secret pregnancy.
“Now listen, I’d completely forgotten this but you’re a dad again. You had another little child,” Ellen said, as Justin responded, “Yes, thank you.”
“I think we were FaceTiming and you said, ‘Hey, do you want to know a secret?’ and then Jessica walked in and you put your hand on her stomach and you were like, ‘We’re having another baby’,” Ellen told Justin during their conversation on Zoom.
“You’re one of the first people outside of our immediate family that we told,” Justin added.
Speaking of his son, Justin said, “Yeah, I’ll tell you his name. His name is Phineas and he’s awesome and he’s so cute and nobody is sleeping, but we’re thrilled and couldn’t be happier. Very grateful.”
In July 2020, American singer Brian McKnight confirmed the news to Hollywood Life that Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel had welcomed their second child. Justin’s former bandmate Lance Bass also told Entertainment Tonight that he had seen pictures of the baby but refrained from sharing details. However, Justin had not spoken about his second child until on Ellen’s show, a day ago.