FBI’s Missy Peregrym Gives Birth, Welcomes 2nd Baby With Tom Oakley


Missy Peregrym & Tom Oakley
Courtesy Missy Peregrym/Instagram

Missy Peregrym is a mom — again! She gave birth to her daughter and her husband. Tom Oakley’s second child, Mela Joséphine Oakley, on June 6.

“I had the most profound experience – after a hospital birth with Otis, I chose to partner with Jo @nettlewellness and Alice @alnewby to have a water birth at home,” the 40-year-old actress caption her infant’s Instagram debut on Friday, July 8. “It’s usually all about the baby, but this time, I was also cared for in every way, before, during and after the birth. I was supported and scared, cheered on and cheered, and fully seen and heard. There were many tears, laughter, and questions. I am so grateful that I had the freedom to choose each step and was rewarded with Mela’s calm, gentle entrance into this world. (I wouldn’t describe MY part of the birth gentle 😂).”

Peregrym went on to give a sweet shout-out to her husband, who “stepped up” while she was recovering from the delivery. “In no way has our journey been easy, but it has been full and I’m incredibly blessed that he’s my partner. … @fbicbs is starting up again in a couple weeks, but I will be returning to work in September,” she wrote. “I’m relieved and grateful that I am afforded the space to bond with my family, to rest and heal and be a mother (which is harder than work!). I understand this is a luxury, and I wish every mother/parent/caretaker had this too.”

The FBIOtis, her 2-year-old son, helped star share her February pregnancy news. “My best effort at an ‘adorable’ announcement,” the Canada native captioned an Instagram video of the toddler playfully smacking her stomach. “Come on, I don’t have time for that. What I will always have time for, is this family, and I’m psyched that we are adding a new babe this summer blah blah blah. #ripsleep.”

The then-expectant star showed her budding belly’s progress in an all-black outfit in the social media upload.

In October 2019, the former model posted a Boomerang that showed two smaller pairs of sneakers being dropped next to two larger ones. “There’s no more hiding it,” Peregyrm captioned the footage at the time. “Our family is expanding!! #LilOakley #Spring2020.”

Oakley and she chose not to share the sex of Oakley’s baby with theStick to it star telling Rachael Ray, “We’re gonna be happy with whatever we got. I was a little surprised to find out that I actually know more girls than I think. [I had]Two sisters. I can relate to the hormones. I know I can handle that.”

Peregrym noted that as a “tomboy growing up [who]It’s really a love affair[d] sports,” she felt up for being a boy mom. “Either way, I can handle it,” the then-pregnant star explained.

The couple welcomed their baby boy March 2020. They waited until the following month before they announced their Instagram announcement.

“A huge thank you to Dr. Brennan & his wonderful wife, Jais, as well as the staff at Lennox Hill for helping us bring our son into this (crazy) world,” Peregrym told her followers in April 2020. “Thank you for continuing to be there for new families during this time. #blessed.”

She and the Sydney native are married since December 2018, when they tied the knot in Los Angeles. The Rookie BlueAn alum was married previously Zachary LeviFrom June to December 2014

In April of the next year, the exes announced their separation with the help of the Reaper alum tweeting, “Who am I to live like God is unable to heal my wounds, redeem my circumstances and love me enough? Normal? Normal? … Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time.”

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