Children's book by Mario Lopez coming out in Sept.
- Photo: Evan Agostini/Invision/AP1 of 16
- Photo: RAK/ZO6/WENN2 of 16
- Photo: WENN/Broadway/WENN3 of 16
- Photo: DT2/WENN4 of 16
- Photo: JKG/ZOJ/WENN5 of 16
- Photo: NBC6 of 16
- Photo: Josiah True/WENN7 of 16
- Photo: Josiah True/WENN8 of 16
- Photo: London Entertainment/Splash News9 of 16
- Photo: Promotional10 of 16
- Photo: JKG/ZOJ/WENN11 of 16
- Photo: Judy Eddy/WENN12 of 16
- Photo: Lester Cohen/WireImage.com13 of 16
- Photo: Lester Cohen/WireImage.com14 of 16
- Photo: NBC/Promotional15 of 16
NEW YORK (AP) -- New dad Mario Lopez is writing a children's book.
Celebra Children's Books announced Thursday that Lopez's new book, "Mario and Baby Gia," will come out Sept. 27. The book is named for Lopez's infant daughter, Gia Francesca. She is Lopez's first child with girlfriend Courtney Mazza, whom he met while performing in Broadway's "A Chorus Line."
The publisher is an imprint of Penguin Group (USA).
The 37-year-old Lopez is best known for his role as A.C. Slater on "Saved by the Bell." He's also appeared on "Golden Girls" and "Dancing with the Stars," and he hosted the MTV reality show "America's Best Dance Crew." Lopez's previous author credits include the fitness books "Knockout Fitness," "Extra Lean" and "Extra Lean Life."
Penelope + North
Style Moments '14
From Kerry Washington to Emma Watson, check out the biggest style moments of 2014.Watch Video »
From Johnny and Amber to Donnie and Jenny, see more star couples who got engaged in 2014.Watch Video »
Like us on Facebook?
UP NEXTHot Bod!
From Crowd Ignite