When actors are in long-running TV shows, their lives can change a lot from one episode to the next, whether it’s showing signs of aging, getting married, or, most importantly, getting pregnant.
There are many ways that the production team can show that an actor is pregnant. They might ask the actor to hide the character’s pregnancy or help her get away while pregnant. In New Girl, Zooey Deschanel’s character hid the fact that she was pregnant by being on the jury. But the writers of New Girl may have made the actor’s character get pregnant as part of the show’s plot.
Jenna Fischer was filming The Office while she had her first child.
Cece was born to Pam and Jim Halpert during the sixth season of The Office. In season eight, Pam got pregnant with their son, Philip. Jenna Fischer and Lee Kirk had their first child in 2011. At the same time, Pam was pregnant for the second time on The Office.
Lisa Kudrow was not going to have three kids, but only one.
During Friends’ fourth season, Phoebe Buffay’s pregnancy became a vital part of the story. Phoebe decides to be a surrogate for her half-brother Frank Jr. and his wife, Alice. The names of Phoebe’s triplets are Frank Jr., Leslie, and Chandler. Lisa Kudrow, who played Phoebe on Friends, has died. She was pregnant when she died, even though she didn’t have three children. Kudrow and her husband, Michel Stern, had their first child, Julian, in 1998. Kudrow says that the rest of the cast was happy for her when she got pregnant, and they even talked about her baby before the show.
I Love Lucy has banned the word “pregnant.”
I Love Lucy is one of the first shows to show a real-life pregnancy, played by Lucille Ball. During the 1st season of I Love Lucy, Ball’s first pregnancy was kept secret. However, during the second season, Ball’s second pregnancy came to light.
Chandra Wilson has played Dr. Miranda Bailey for nearly 20 years.
Chandra Wilson, who has been on Grey’s Anatomy for almost 20 years, plays Dr. Miranda Bailey. Wilson’s pregnancy was chosen to be Bailey’s first child, William George Bailey “Tuck” Jones, with the writer’s now-ex-husband, Tucker Jones. Wilson was expecting her third child, Michael, during the second season of Grey’s Anatomy.
Who is the father of Toni Topaz’s child?
Morgan recently broke up with Chicago White Sox pitcher Michael Kopech, with whom she had a son named River. The authors decided to add the pregnancy to the story, meaning Riverdale has yet another plot that doesn’t make sense.
Melissa Fumero’s second pregnancy was written into the TV show Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Melissa Fumero’s first role was as Adriana on the soap opera One Life to Live, which was her first show. At that event, she met David Fumero, now her husband and the father of their two sons, Enzo and Axel. Fumero plays Amy Santiago on the NBC show Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Fumero kept her first pregnancy a secret until the third season of Brooklyn Nine-Nine. This comes in handy when Amy pretends to be pregnant in a scene.
Ginnifer Goodwin got married to her Once Upon a Time co-star.
In the movie, Josh Dallas, her real-life husband, plays Prince Charming. During the chase of Once Upon a Time, Goodwin became pregnant twice, once in 2014 and again in 2016.
Emily Deschanel gave birth twice on the show Bones.
Emily Deschanel has performed Dr. Temperance “Bones” Brennan on the Fox crime show Bones for twelve years. Since twelve years is a long time, it makes sense that Deschanel’s life would change in meaningful ways. She married It was Always Sunny in Philadelphia star David Hornsby in 2010, and they now have two children together.
Jordan Peele is married to Chelsea Peretti.
Chelsea Peretti is known for playing Gina Linetti on the show Brooklyn Nine-Nine and writing for shows like Parks and Open spaces and Saturday Night Live. After five years on the show, Peretti left in 2018, but he came back in 2019 because he had a small role in the episode Return of the King.
Molly Ringwald’s character is also pregnant, just like the daughter she plays on screen.
Ringwald is the ABC Family show Secret Life of an American Teenager star about teen pregnancy. Shailene Woodley plays her on-screen daughter, who is a teenager and pregnant. She has been in movies like The Breakfast Club and Sixteen Candles.