Lea Michele’s toddler hospitalized with ‘scary medical issue’
Actress Lea Michele revealed to her fans that her toddler is in the hospital with a scary health problem. He also apologized for missing the “Funny Girl” performance.
Michele and her husband Zandy Reich gave birth in 2020 after an intense pregnancy. The couple started dating in 2017 and tied the knot two years later.
Read on to learn more.
Lea Michele says her son is in the hospital, asking for love and strength
Lea Michele shared a heartbreaking update about her Instagram stories, revealing that her 2-year-old son, Ever, was hospitalized with a “frightening medical issue.” He expressed his regret to fans of “Funny Girl” that he will not be able to take the stage at his planned performance – which he has been performing since September 2022.
“I’m so sorry, but unfortunately I’m missing @funnygirlbway today,” the actress captioned a photo of her hand on Ever’s arm. He added: “We are in hospital with our son who is dealing with a scary health issue that requires me to be here.”
The 36-year-old ended the message with another apology and asked for prayers for “love and strength”. In the emotional Instagram post, Ever was seen snuggling up to a stuffed pig. Michele did not release any further information about her condition.
Lea Michele and her husband welcomed their baby in 2020
In August 2020, Michele and her husband Zandy Reich were overjoyed to welcome their precious baby boy into the world after what they described as a “very intense” and “very scary” pregnancy.
During her first trimester, the “Glee” alum experienced extreme fear and uncertainty as she experienced heavy bleeding and was advised to be on bed rest during this period. He shared these details with Katherine Schwarzenegger during a March 2021 interview.
Adding to her concerns, a detailed anatomy scan after 20 weeks revealed “many potential red flags” that gave the Golden Globe nominee further concerns about the health of her unborn child. However, it wasn’t until late in the pregnancy that Michele received confirmation that her baby was healthy.
In May 2022, Michele spoke to him US Weekly about becoming a mother, she says, “Being a mother is one of the greatest gifts and I love being Ever’s mother. He was so special that I made my lullaby album as a tribute to him.”
Lea Michele and Zandy Reich are planning to expand their family
Last March, the talented actress and former “Scream Queens” star hinted that she and husband Zandy Reich were planning to welcome another family member and give their little one, Ever, a sibling. Michele revealed that they struggled to get pregnant and dealt with some “heartaches” along the way.
Despite the challenges, the actress kept her faith and remained hopeful that they would be blessed with another child when the timing was right. “I trust that God will bring us another when the time is right,” Michele wrote on social media at the time.
She got married in a beautiful ceremony
In 2017, Michele and Reich began their love story, and two years later they exchanged vows in a beautiful ceremony in Northern California. Based on People, their intimate wedding was graced by their closest friends and family, including Michele’s former ‘Scream Queens’ and ‘Glee’ co-stars Emma Roberts and Darren Criss.
Michele and her partner Reich expressed their joy and gratitude for being surrounded by loved ones on their special day, saying, “We are so excited to be married and grateful to be surrounded by our friends and family.” They added: “And most of all, we are very happy to spend the rest of our lives together.”
The wedding took place less than a year after Reich, president of women’s clothing brand AYR, proposed to Michele. In the spring, Michele excitedly shared a photo of her 4-carat engagement ring with the caption “YES” on social media.