Scarlett Johansson is now a proud mom of two, after welcoming a son, Cosmo, with husband Colin Jost in August 2021. She’s already the mom to daughter Rose Dorothy Dauriac, whom she shares with ex-husband Romain Dauriac. Over the years because the little woman’s August 2014 birth, Scarlett has had loads of issues to say about motherhood.
The Avengers star at all times needed a household however would have cherished to have had it occur in a loving, two-parent family the place they may elevate the kid collectively. “The idea of building a family, making a family and having that work, I like that idea. I think that would be wonderful. I’ve always wanted that,” she defined toin November 2019. “I wanted that also in my marriage to my daughter’s father as well. It just wasn’t the right person. But I like that idea.”
Scarlett first opened up about being a mother simply two months after giving delivery to Rose. It turned out, she was experiencing what nearly each new mother or father goes by with an toddler. That actress confided to Barbara Walters in a December 2014 ABC particular of being a first-time mother, “It’s wonderful. It’s very, very magical — and exhausting.”
The Black Widow star known as changing into a mother or father “life-changing” the next yr. “I think having any kind of huge life-changing event happen to you, such as having children … is very, very inspiring. I think it will hopefully enrich my work, as well as my understanding of myself,” Scarlett informed the Australian Daily Telegraph in April 2015.
Scarlett’s marriage to Parisian-born journalist Romain ended when they split in 2017 after lower than three years, and the pair divorced the next yr. That meant the actress then needed to regulate to life coparenting her daughter together with her ex.
“You know, understanding what it is to coparent — that’s a very specific thing. It’s hard to raise a child with someone you’re no longer with. It’s hard,” Scarlett shared with Vanity Fair in 2019. “It’s not probably how it’s ‘supposed to be’ — in quotes — or whatever … But, you know, I think my ex and I do it as well as we can. You have to prioritize your child and not put yourself in the middle. It has its challenges.”
Scarlett and Colin at the moment are dad and mom to a child boy, and up to now, he’s achieved all of the speaking about their new arrival. The Saturday Night Live Weekend Update star revealed throughout a September 30, 2021, look on Late Night with Seth Meyers that his mother completely hated the identify Cosmo.
“She would call us, after three or four days, she’d be like, ‘Cosmo…’ And she’d be like, ‘And now, is it final? Like, did you submit the birth certificate?’ And we’re like, ‘Oh, yeah, we did that at the hospital,’” he confessed. Colin mentioned his mother lastly relented in regards to the identify after assembly Italian buddies in her Staten Island, New York, neighborhood who had uncles or different male family named Cosmo.
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