So secretive! Hallmark stars Chris McNally Julie GonzaloFans were shocked when the couple announced they had welcomed a baby.
“Our hearts are full,” the Supergirl actress captioned a photo of their newborn grabbing both parents’ fingertips on Sunday, June 5. “Welcome baby M ♥️.”
McNally had never publicly named his girlfriend, but he did admit that he had a girlfriend before the surprise announcement. However, McNally’s faithful followers noticed the same dogs in Gonzalo and The. When the Heart Calls actor‘s Instagram snaps.
“I am mostly focusing on the puppies. My girlfriend and I each adopted a puppy, so I’m looking forward to being home with them when I can,” he told My Devotional Thoughts in January 2019. “I want to spend some time molding them and training them because they’re still relatively new to the world. But they are growing up fast.”
Charlie and Bowie are their pit bull-husky mix, and they love to take the dogs on nature walks. The couple spends as much time outside as possible.
McNally spoke to the Los Angeles Times in May 2019 that he “resets in nature” whenever he can get out of the city (he splits time between Vancouver and Los Angeles). The Canada native takes his wife and their dogs with him on a collapsible tent, which can sleep up to four people.
“The dogs always take up a ton of room, so I knew that space was our first priority,” theCarbon modifiedStar said.
He opened up about his relationship later that month when he revealed how he romanced Gonzalo with his dance moves after learning choreography on Hallmark’sA Winter Princess. “I waltzed her around the living room,” he revealed to North Shore News the same month. “But she’s south American so now she wants me to learn to Salsa.“
Fans were intrigued by the fact that her native country was the inspiration for the idea that she would be a successful actress. Rocky Mountain CountryThe actor was dating the Veronica MarsAlum who lived in Buenos Aries up to the age of 8. She spent the rest her childhood in Miami.
The pair first connected on the set of Hallmark’s The Sweetest HeartThey met at high school, and they became high school sweethearts. They eventually found their way back together. “The first day we met, it was our camera and our make-up and hair testing. We had chatted and he was busy that weekend doing a play,” Gonzalo told FanSided in March 2018 while promoting the TV movie.
The leading lady wanted to get acquainted with McNally because they were portraying people with a long past. “At the end of the day, chemistry is about feeling good about the person you’re with and knowing their energy,” the Buenos Aires-born star explained at the time. “So we took the time to just kind of chat and talk and get to know each other as much as we could in the little time that we had. And then throughout the film, we were able to get together after work and read some lines.”
Evidently, the chemistry was evident offscreen. In 2019, McNally even said he was “open” to a sequel to The Sweetest HeartIf the network was interested,
McNally was flustered by 2019 Entertainment Tonightasked for his most romantic gesture. “I decorated the apartment for us? We’re kind of backwards. Yeah, she let’s me — that’s not really romantic though. I don’t know.”
Though he said he doesn’t steal moves from romantic Hallmark movies, it seems like he’s doing something right.
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