Al Roker’s daughter Courtney Rocker married Wesley Laga in an intimate ceremony on June 5. Now, the couple is expecting their first child, which they announced with a sweet Instagram post.
Here’s what you need to know about Courtney Roker’s husband and Al Roker’s son-in-law, Wesley Laga, as fans congratulate them on the happy news.
The pair announced their engagement in April 2020, and Al was thrilled as he walked his daughter down the aisle. He even shared a family photo on Instagram hours before the wedding, with the caption: “Our last #familyphoto with @ouichefroker was a single woman before her marriage to @djweslaga.”
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Wesley Laga is an actor, director, teacher and teaching artist. According to his Instagram profile, he is also the DJ and MC of Excel Entertainment. Besides that, Wesley also works as a bartender.
Unlike Courtney, who likes to share photos of her personal life, Wesley tends to keep her personal life away from the media. He has more than 2,000 followers on Instagram, but he has kept his account private.
Even before getting engaged, Wesley got along with Courtney’s family and she often shared photos of him with the Rock family. Their social media presence shows that the couple enjoys trying new things and taking risks together.
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Courtney never misses an opportunity to compliment Wesley, and her social media presence is proof. She announced her engagement on April 11, 2020, while showing off her engagement ring.
She wrote: “Life sometimes takes you in different directions for one reason or another. We were supposed to be in Paris but given the state of the world right now it was put on hold. The music, lights and live camera from the Eiffel Tower brought Paris to me. I said yes to my best friend last night and I was ecstatic! Thank you Wes for making me your partner in crime for life. I love you.”
She also shared a photo from her wedding and wrote: “Last night was beyond my imagination. I celebrated my love for my husband and felt the love from everyone. My heart is full of happiness and joy. I gotta say my husband’s dance moves are pretty good. Now off to the honeymoon.”
Al Roker is going to be a grandpa!
The Today show anchor’s family is growing, as Roker’s daughter Courtney and her husband Wesley shared the happy news via an Instagram post this week. The post featured a montage of photos of the couple juxtaposed with ultrasound images confirming that Courtney is pregnant.
“A new adventure is about to begin ❤️🍼,” read the post’s caption.
Fans didn’t hesitate to congratulate the couple, and Roker chimed in: “We’re getting started!!! So very, very happy!!! Guys,” adding in another comment that he’s “for Pop -Pop come on!”
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