Laura Prepon Makes Her First Red Carpet Appearance Since Announcing Second Pregnancy
The actress announced on Thursday that she and husband Ben Foster are expecting their second child
Laura Prepon is a glowing mom-to-be!
Just days after the Orange Is the New Black star, 39, announced she and husband Ben Foster were expecting their second child, the couple stepped out on the red carpet together for the 2019 American Valor: A Salute to Our Heroes Veterans Day Special in Washington D.C. on Saturday.
The actress cradled her growing bump as she wore a black, long-sleeved Christian Siriano gown for the outing. Her husband, meanwhile, opted for a black suit, white button-down shirt and black tie.
Prepon announced she and Foster, 38, were expecting on Instagram Thursday. She shared a photo of her baby bump underneath an all-black ensemble while smiling as she held the couple’s 2-year-old daughter Ella.
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In April of last year, the actress opened up on a segment of The MOMS about how she balances her career with motherhood, explaining that she “had to get back to work really quickly” after giving birth.
“Ben and I are really great about if I’m at work, he’s [at home], and if he’s at work, I’m [at home],” she said. “[But] I do feel guilty, and I just know that [Ella would] be proud if she knew. I’ve talked to a bunch of women [asking], ‘How do you do this?’ And they’re just like, ‘There’s really no solution. You just do it.’ “
Prepon also touched on mom-shaming, saying, “Even with some women having to bottle feed their babies earlier rather than breastfeed and the mom-shaming that goes on … I don’t allow that anywhere near me or my friends.”