Geri, 33, apparently told friends during lunch in Los Angeles of her happy news. The pair have ended their relationship but his show of support was confirmed this Tuesday. According to The Sun, Sacha Gervasi, a British screenwriter, said he "fully intends to give Geri and the baby all the love and support they need".
The 39-year-old played drums with the rock band Bush, before making the switch to screenwriting. His movie credits include The Terminal, which starred Tom Hanks and Catherine Zeta-Jones, and he has recently signed up to pen a big screen version of the Eighties soap opera Dallas.