Felicity star Keri Russell is pregnant again. Her representative says she and husband Shane Deary are going to be parents for the second time. The couple already have a son together and can’t hardly wait to give him little brother or a sister, Us Magazine says.
Four years after giving birth to her son, River, Keri Russell announces she is going to be a mom soon for the second time. Russell’s representative has confirmed the news regarding the pregnancy. The actress said to the New York Observer in 2008 that the pregnancy makes her feel powerful and it reminds her of her purpose in the world. “I just feel like birth is one of the most powerful things that can happen to a woman. And it’s nice to be reminded that you are built to do this.”
Keri Russell, 35, married carpenter Shane Deary in 2007, on February 14 (Valentine’s Day) in New York. They met through mutual friends and got engaged in 2006. Russell gave birth to a baby boy, River Russell Deary on June 9, 2007 in New York, after a pregnancy that he described as being “real great and easy”. She had hospital birth that was assisted by midwives.
Before her marriage, the actress was thought to be having a relationship with her Felicity co-star, Scott Speedman, who played Ben Convington, Felicity’s crush.
Russell is best known for her role in the series Felicity. The played the role of Felicity Porter, a freshman at New York University, trying to find out who she really is. She has won a Golden Globe Award for the role in the series that ran from 1998 to 2002. She has also starred in Mad About Mambo in 2000, We Were Soldiers in 2002, The Upside of Anger in 2005, Mission: Impossible III in 2006, Waitress 2007 and Extraordinary Measures in 2010.