Eliza Dushku announces that she is expecting her second child with husband Peter Palandjian: ‘Mama x 2’
Eliza Dushku revealed that she is expecting a second child with her husband, Peter Palandjian.
The 40-year-old Dollhouse actress made the news public with a trio of photos posted to her Instagram account on Saturday morning.
The star also wrote a short message addressed to her husband and son Philip, whom the couple refer to as Bourne.
Big news: On Saturday morning, Eliza Dushku posted a trio of photos on her Instagram account to announce that she was pregnant with a second child.
Dushku’s message read: ‘Mom x 2 … @ peter.palandjian & B ~ how I love you !!’
In the producer’s first photo, she is seen in a blue tank top and allowed her beautiful light brown hair to stay messy and cascade over her left shoulder.
In her second photo, the Tru Calling actress included a photo of her one-year-old son in a graphic print T-shirt that read, ‘Can you dig? I’m going to be a big brother. ‘
The actress and her 57-year-old husband began dating in June 2017 and tied the knot the following August.
He’s excited: The Buffy The Vampire Slayer actress also shared a photo of her son Philip wearing a T-shirt with the phrase ‘Can you dig it? I’ll be a big brother ‘printed on your forehead
Happy couple: Dushku and her husband Peter Palandjian first met in June 2017 and got married just over a year later; the couple appears together in 2019
A year later, the couple made an announcement about the arrival of their first child, which was also done through the producer’s Instagram account.
Before her relationship with the businessman, Dushku dated former professional basketball player Rick Fox, with whom she also lived for a time.
Her husband, who works as a real estate executive, also shares four children with his first wife.
The actress’ announcement comes just weeks after she issued a statement regarding the alleged treatment of her Buffy The Vampire Slayer co-star Charisma Carpenter by series creator Joss Whedon.
Speaking: Earlier this month, Dushku’s Buffy The Vampire Slayer co-star Charisma Carpenter accused series creator Joss Whedon of verbally abusing her during his time on the show; the actress appears in 2019
On February 10, the 50-year-old actress shared a lengthy statement on her Twitter account and accused the writer and director of verbally abusing her during her time on the show.
The next day, Dushku posted an image on her Instagram account to express her support for her former co-star.
The actress began her statement by writing to Carpenter: ‘My heart aches for you and I’m sorry you kept this up for so long. His post was powerful, painful, and painted a picture that collectively we will never stop seeing or ignoring. ”
“ May you and countless other people feel the solidarity and connection that you have probably lost for too long … I admire, respect and love you, ” he added.
Letting you know: On February 12, Dushku posted a statement on her Instagram account expressing her support for Carpenter after she detailed her alleged treatment at the hands of Joss Whedon.