The Orgasm Gap: ‘We have this frustrating myth that sex is easy and innate’

Aoife Drury

Single parenting in a pandemic: ‘I cry alone in the car so the kids don’t...

Lia Hynes

Author Ruth Gilligan: ‘I have slowly colonised our flat’s small second bedroom into my writing...

Sophie Grenham

About 400,000 women in Ireland have this condition and don’t know

IMAGE

The Cabinet Sub-Committee on Covid-19 currently has no women sitting on it. Why?

Lynn Enright

GALLERY: Beautiful gowns from The Golden Globes through the years

Jennifer McShane

Practical and stylish: 12 baskets we absolutely love for every budget

Megan Burns

Tiger King season 2 is coming – and Carole Baskin has some thoughts

Jennifer McShane

Get out of your head: What to do when you mistrust your gut instinct

Niamh Ennis

Image / Editorial

Actor Eddie Redmayne And Wife Expecting First Child


by Jennifer McShane
27th Dec 2015

HOLLYWOOD, CA - FEBRUARY 22: Actor Eddie Redmayne (R) and Hannah Bagshawe attend the 87th Annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center on February 22, 2015 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

2016 isn’t even here yet and already the new year is shaping up to be the best one yet for actor and lest we forget, Oscar winner, Eddie Redmayne. As well as being hotly tipped to pick up his second Academy Award for his role in The Danish Girl, multiple reports have said that the Theory of Everything star and his wife, Hannah Bagshawe, are expecting their first child together. The news comes just days after they celebrated their one-year wedding anniversary too. Aww.

According to The Sun, the British actor reportedly informed pals that the baby is due in June and a source added that the couple “are delighted and extremely excited. They don’t want to find out the sex of the baby but are happy to tell close friends and family they are expecting.”

Prior to their marriage, the pair had been together for three years. Redmayne was only too happy to play the real life role of the doting husband this week as he happily gushed about his wife in an interview earlier this week. He told People: “Marriage is the most wonderful whirlwind”, adding that “It’s been extraordinary.”

He added of Bagshawe: “I think saint might be the word. And it’s a ride for both of us. It’s wonderful doing it with someone you love because you also have a second eye on it all. This whole industry is the most joyous, absurd circus.”

“It’s great to have someone when you get too immersed in it or drinking the Kool-Aid to say, “Wait a second,” he said.

The couple, both 33-years-old, tied the knot in Somerset in December 2014 with Bagshawe accompanying Redmayne to the Oscars this year where he took home the Academy Award for Best Actor in a Lead Role for his portrayal of Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.

If reports are to be believed, he is soon to hear the pitter patter of tiny feet as well bagging many awards?in the coming weeks. Oh, and he’s in the new Harry Potter prequel. Not a bad start to a new year.

Congratulations to the happy couple.

Via The Sun

Also Read

Christmas trifle
EDITORIAL
Avoca has shared the recipe for their decadent Christmas trifle and we’re digging in

No festive spread is complete without a traditional Christmas trifle...

By IMAGE

Aoibheann MacNamara
EDITORIAL
Inside a house conversion brimming with Scandi-Galwegian chic

Artistic dynamo Aoibheann MacNamara has loved every moment she’s spent...

By IMAGE Interiors & Living

ADVICE, RELATIONSHIPS, BEAUTY
Cosmetic injectables: ‘It takes a brave and honourable clinic to tell someone ‘you don’t need this”

 Less may be more when it comes to cosmetic enhancements,...

By Amanda Cassidy

EDITORIAL
The 12 steps to surviving Christmas

Hire cleaners, have one party to rule them all, and...

By Laurence Mackin

Covid crying
EDITORIAL
Tears, fears and tissues: The 5 types of Covid crying we’re all by now familiar with

It goes without saying that most of us have had...

By Edaein OConnell

Phone
EDITORIAL
Why are we so afraid of answering our phone?

There is not a soul on this earth who likes...

By Grace McGettigan

Netflix
EDITORIAL
5 uplifting Netflix picks that will absolutely bring you joy

For a lift, reminding us of simpler times, and that...

By Jennifer McShane

glitter
EDITORIAL
The grown up guide to wearing glitter lips

If Tom Ford, Charlotte Tilbury, Chanel and Nars tell you...

By Holly O'Neill