Kara Tointon welcomes a little boy! Actress gives birth to second son with partner Marius Jensen, thanks hospital for delivering him ‘safely’ amid pandemic
Kara Tointon welcomed her second child, another son with her partner Marius Jensen.
She revealed the happy news to Hello! magazine and said, “Our second bundle of joy arrived on Friday January 8 at 9:46 am, weighing 7.25 pounds.
“ We couldn’t be more excited to start 2021 with this incredibly cool little man joining our family.
Kara Tointon welcomes a little boy! The actress gave birth to her second son with partner Marius Jensen and thanked the hospital for delivering him ‘safely’ amid the pandemic
She said: ‘I couldn’t be more excited to start 2021 with this amazingly cool little man joining our family’ – pictured with her son Frey, two
“ Thank you to the amazing team at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital for bringing him safely into the world. ”
Kara confirmed in October that she was six months pregnant with a baby boy, nearly two years after she and her partner Marius, a chiropractor, welcomed their son Frey.
She said she really wanted a brother for Frey and told the post: ‘If it happens it happens let’s go with the flow. And it happened faster than expected.
Love: Kara and Marius made their first public appearance as a couple at the Wimbledon tennis championships in London in the summer of 2017
The actress was scheduled to star in a theater production of Steel Magnolias before COVID-19 restrictions prevented her from moving forward.
She said of her wedding plans: ‘It continues to be put on hold. But I like to do things when I’m in a place to enjoy it, so if you can’t do that now then why rush?
“It will be much more pleasant to get married in a festive way when we can enjoy it as a family.
Kara, who has a close relationship with her sister, actress Hannah Tointon, said she can’t wait to see the bond her two sons will develop.
The TV star’s announcement comes after she once said OK! magazine that she hoped to widen her brood.
She said: ‘I would really love to have more. Because I’m so close to my sister, I want Frey to have it too, ” she said.
“So we have to integrate that somewhere! I think this year we have all put into perspective what is important to us.
Kara and Marius made their first public appearance as a couple at the Wimbledon tennis championships in London in the summer of 2017.
Before finding love with Marius, Kara had previously had relationships with her EastEnders co-star Joe Swash and her ex Strictly pro Artem Chigvintsev.
Family: Kara welcomed her son Frey in 2018 and revealed ahead of her second pregnancy that she was keen to give her baby boy a sibling