David Blaine Plans to Play Magic With Baby

Celebrity Moms Sep. 22, 2010 AT 5:51PM
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David Blaine is getting ready for the most magical moment of his life: Fatherhood!

Following last week's report in New York Post, the magician and endurance artist confirmed to UsMagazine.com that he and fiancee Alizee Guinochet are expecting a child early next year.

"Yeah!" Blaine, 37, told Us of their baby-to-be at Tuesday's Grey Goose Entertainment and Sundance Channel present Iconoclasts 5th Season Launch party at NYC's Lavo.

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The star admitted he's not sure what to expect of the experience. "I don't know," he told Us. "It's my first time so I have no idea."

To prep, he's "trying to get focused and get back to work."

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Blaine -- who once stood incased in a block of ice in Times Square for nearly 64 hours -- told Us he plans teach his little boy or girl magic tricks.

"Of course," he said. "[But] I'm not going to force it on anybody...I love doing magic. That's my favorite thing to do."

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Blaine and French model Guinochet got engaged in April of last year.

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