Mean Girls actress, Rachel McAdams is pregnant with her second child according to reports, after she was photographed with a pronounced baby bump shopping in a children’s store in LA earlier this week.
The pregnant actress recently stepped out in Los Angeles to run some errands. She was photographed leaving a children’s clothing store, called The Reckless Unicorn, wearing a pretty silk peach-colored dress.
The star and her screenwriter boyfriend Jamie Linden are already parents to a 2-year-old son, whom they welcomed in April 2018. However, the private couple have never released the name of their firstborn.
McAdams, who recently starred in Netflix’s Eurovision, has always been very private about her personal life. However, eight months after his birth, she graced the cover of Girls. Girls. Girls. magazine. Dressed in Versace and Bulgari and using her breast pump.
“It’s the greatest thing that’s ever happened to me, hands down”
Although the fiercely private star has not yet revealed her son’s name and did not publicly confirm her pregnancy, she did open up about her journey with motherhood. That November, The Notebook actress spoke about her then-7-month-old son for the first time in an interview with The Sunday Times.
“It’s the greatest thing that’s ever happened to me, hands down,” McAdams said. “[People say] your life is not your own anymore, but I had 39 years of me. I was sick of me, I was so happy to put the focus on some other person.”
“I waited a long time [for motherhood],” she went on, adding that she has no regrets about welcoming a baby later in life. “It’s just how it happened,” she said. “And I didn’t want to do it before it was the right time.”
“He’ll never remember any of it, but I feel like somehow that might stick to his soul and his personality”
More recently, the Vow star told in an interview that she got to bring her toddler with her while she was filming the Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga in Iceland. “I got a lot of time off beforehand so I was pretty ready to go back [to work] by the time I did,” McAdams said in June.
“He’ll never remember any of it, but I feel like somehow that might stick to his soul and his personality a little bit, so it was great to get to travel,” she continued. “We’ve been cuddled up for so long together that it was wonderful to go out into the world and get to work at the same time. I felt really lucky to be able to do that.”
Quarantining with the couple’s son
McAdams and Linden have been spending “a lot of quality time” with their son amid the COVID-19 crisis. “It’s something that you’ll never get to do quite like this again,” she told. “It’s such extraordinary circumstances and we’re just making the best of it. And I was reading something about that in The New York Times, like, ‘Don’t worry about your kids,’ because he was just starting to really talk and open up and socialize.”
“‘The time they’re getting and they’re learning other skills that will benefit them just as much as socializing so just you know, relax, it’ll be okay,’ ” McAdams added.
Rachel and writer Jamie, 39, were first linked romantically back in April 2016, but have kept their relationship extremely private ever since. They have yet to make their red carpet debut as a couple and rarely appear out in public together.
Jamie is an American screenwriter best known for his 2006 film, We Are Marshall. As well as the 2010 film Dear John starring Channing Tatum and Amanda Seyfried. Meanwhile, Rachel split with actor Michael Sheen in 2013 after two years together as a couple. She has previously been linked to Ryan Gosling, Jake Gyllenhaal, and Josh Lucas.