Are you ready for more children? Kate MaraThe husband Jamie BellA source exclusively revealed that many are open to the idea and willing to expand their family. Us Weekly.
“They’re very happy, very committed and consider one another beyond blessed to have this wonderful life together,” the insider says of the couple, who tied the knot in 2017.
While “things have been pretty hectic since they became parents,” the source adds that the duo will “most likely have another baby at some point.”
The We Are Marshall actress, 39, and the British actor, who share a 2-year-old daughter, may have another baby, but “it’s not something they’ll rush,” the insider tells Use, adding that the twosome are “all good with going with the flow.” (Bell is also father to 8-year-old son Jack, whom he shares with ex-wife Evan Rachel Wood.)
The Fantastic FourThe costars met almost a decade ago before working together on the 2015 movie. They have kept their family life private since their July 2017 wedding.
“Jamie and Kate have always been very big on their privacy, but they still find time to kick back and chill with their friends and each other,” the source says. “They have a tight knit group in their Los Angeles neighborhood and love hanging out at dinner parties, taking hikes or just kicking back in front of the TV and enjoying down time around the house.”
The pair’s downtime includes seeing Kate’s younger sister, Rooney MaraShe and her partner. Joaquin Phoenix. The Girl with the Dragon TattooActress, 37, from the Jokerstar, 47, shares River with her husband, who they welcomed in the fall 2020.
Kate and Bell’s hangouts with Rooney and Phoenix go well beyond their “family connection,” per the insider. The foursome “have a ton of interests in common,” including their “commitment to animal rights reform,” the source adds.
The House of CardsThe alum spoke previously about her struggle to balance work and motherhood. Emmy magazine in October 2020, “I find it quite easy to switch it on and off, thank God.”
Kate explained that her daughter has been a blessing in her ability to continue her career and set her goals. “As a new mom when you have a baby on your boob screaming in the trailer, and then you’ve got to go pretend to be sexy, it’s kind of a complete nightmare,” she said, adding that her choice in roles has shifted since welcoming her baby girl.
“Eventually she’s going to be able to look at the work I’ve done,” the American Horror Story alum explained. “And now more than ever, I want it to mean something and for there to be a point to it. Sometimes you don’t have to work for money. Sometimes you’re lucky enough that you can make choices based on more than that.”
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