Keira Knightley is expecting her second child with husband James Righton. The actress made the big reveal while arriving at a Chanel event. This event was in Paris yesterday. Her baby bump was visible in her white breezy dress. Knightley and Righton are already parents to a four-year-old daughter named Edie.
Now, it is confirmed, Keira Knightley is expecting baby number two! The actress revealed her baby bump in a flowing white dress. This while arriving at the Chanel J12 cocktail party yesterday in Paris, People, and E! News report. This marks her second child with husband James Righton. This following their four-year-old daughter, Edie. The actress and her reps haven’t responded to the news yet.
Moreover, Righton, an English musician, was also at last night’s Chanel event. He was seen holding Knightley’s hand outside of the venue, the Place Vendôme. The couple actually tied the knot in France back in May 2013. This was celebrated with an intimate ceremony, according to People. The duo also posed together for Chanel’s cruise 2020 collection this morning.
Moreover, the Pride & Prejudice star’s pregnancy announcement coincided with that of fellow actress Blake Lively. She has also revealed her baby bump last night while attending a premiere with her husband, Ryan Reynolds. The couple is expecting together their third child this time.
Although, Knightley has been open about her experiences in pregnancy and motherhood. In October, she published an essay about the realities of childbirth. She also called out royal mom Kate Middleton for emerging from the hospital wearing makeup and heels. This just hours after giving birth, creating an unrealistic expectation for mothers.
“Look beautiful. Look stylish, don’t show your battleground, Kate,” Knightley wrote. “Seven hours after your fight with life and death, seven hours after your body breaks open, and bloody, screaming life comes out. Don’t show. Don’t tell. Stand there with your girl and be shot by a pack of male photographers.”
Just two weeks ago, Moreover, the English actress had made an appearance at the Chanel Mademoiselle Privé exhibition. This was in Shanghai, China. There she was giving no hint that she was expecting her second child. She had chosen to hide her tummy with a loose-fitting layered gossamer gown with ruffles down the front. In January, Keira spoke about the challenges of motherhood and of juggling her career with caring for her daughter.