It’ll be a Girl for Mindy Kaling, Sources Confirm

When Mindy Kaling gives birth to her initial child after this year, it’ll be a baby girl!

Sources endorse to PEOPLE that a profound 38-year-old Mindy Project star is awaiting a girl.

Kaling, who said she was “really excited” to be a mom final month after reports initial flush she was expecting her initial child in July, was lucent on Friday while attending the Paley Center for Media’s 11th Annual PaleyFest tumble TV previews in Los Angeles.

She looked superb in a grey and black dress fit — accessorizing a demeanour with black heels and dump earrings.

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Kaling is speaking publicly for a initial time about her happy news in a sit-down with Willie Geist for Sunday Today set to atmosphere in full on Sunday.

“It’s so different to me,” Kaling pronounced in a preview for a talk expelled in August. “I have a lot of control over a lot of aspects of my life, and this is one where I’m like, ‘Okay, it’s out of my hands,’ that is kind of a fun feeling.”

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The Mindy Project star also suggested she’s looking to her possess mother, who died of pancreatic cancer in 2012 , for impulse on what kind of primogenitor she wants to be. “My mom was impossibly extreme and so clinging to us, usually desired us and unequivocally wanted us to be happy no matter what we did,” she explained.

“My career choice was not something that she was informed with and she was usually so understanding of that,” a star continued of her mom. “And if we could give that to my child, just that open-mindedness, I’d be so happy.”

Of course, Kaling also threw in some of her heading humor.

“It’s so easy to impugn parenting until you’re a parent, so one of a good things about apropos a primogenitor is that I’ll be able to plainly impugn other parenting since we will have a child,” she joked.

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And yet Kaling is scheming to share her tour to motherhood, she is staying silent on a temperament of her baby’s father.

“She is not revelation anyone, not even tighten friends, who a father is,” a source previously told PEOPLE, adding that a singer is not dating anyone during a moment.

“My veteran life is a usually thing that we feel we have a lot of control over — regretful things is a small bit some-more mysterious,” Kaling said in September’s book of American Way for American Airlines. “I consider a lot of women respond to that.”

Season 6 of The Mindy Project premieres Tuesday, Sept. 12 on Hulu.