logo
 GettyImages
GettyImages

ET: Kristen Wiig Opens up about Motherhood in a Candid Interview

Joe Akins
Dec 11, 2020
04:15 P.M.

Kristen Wiig recently opened up about how she feels about motherhood in a candid interview with ET— the proud mother is certain being a parent changed the lens through which she saw life.

Advertisement

Kristen Wiig recently made some intense revelations about motherhood in an interview with ET's Rachel Smith. The proud mother welcomed twins with her husband-to-be, Avi Rothman, in January.

Wiig had been enjoying her life as a mother, and in the interview, she opened up about how being a mom feels after trying for so long to procreate.

Kristen Wiig in Hollywood, California on February 9, 2020 | Photo: Getty Images

Kristen Wiig in Hollywood, California on February 9, 2020 | Photo: Getty Images

Wiig and Rothman started trying to have kids after their second year of dating. They spent three years trying everything, including numerous attempts at IVF.

After the twins were born, the talented actress started opening up about her struggles in an effort to comfort helpless women in her position. Speaking about the intense effect becoming a mother had on her, Wiig said,

Advertisement

"Just having these two other little beings that I get to take care of is so amazing and, even though it's hard, I feel more relaxed in a way..."

Advertisement

Wiig is obviously in love, and even though she has two movies set to premiere in a couple of months, all the doting mother cares about is her newborn children.

They somehow managed to keep their relationship under wraps until they revealed their engagement.

Advertisement

Still, she is looking forward to the debut of "Wonder Woman 1984" this Christmas—mostly because of the work she put into acting Barbara Ann Minerva, aka "Cheetah," one of Wonder Woman's most dangerous foes.

Filming was strenuous for Wiig, who had to train to get her body in shape for the fight scenes; however, being there at all was enough for her to know it was a dream come true.

Advertisement

Like Barbara, Wiig is soft-spoken in reality and had attempted to keep her private life protected from the prying eyes of the public; however, some things cannot be hidden, especially when it's as huge as a marriage.

Between 2005 and 2009, Wiig was married to actor Hayes Hargrove— she has refused to discuss the relationship publicly. In 2019 she suddenly revealed her engagement to longtime boyfriend, Avi Rothman.

The two were first spotted together in 2016; however, they managed to keep their relationship under wraps until they revealed their engagement. It was a pleasant surprise, now fans wonder when they will take the next step.

Advertisement
info
Please fill in your e-mail so we can share with you our top stories!
By subscribing, you agree to our Privacy Policy
Advertisement
Related posts

Kelly Osbourne Reveals Her Photo with No Makeup Alongside Son: 'Osbourne-Genes Kicking In'

January 27, 2024

53-Year-Old Woman Gives Birth to Twins, Son-In-Law Notices Familiar Birthmarks on Them — Story of the Day

February 01, 2024

Jane Seymour 'Nearly Died' Having Twins — Pics of Ginger-Headed Boys Who Tower over Mom Now

November 24, 2023

Hilary Swank, 49, Showed Faces of Her Adorable Twin Babies for the First Time

March 04, 2024

Hilary Swank, 49, Showed Faces of Her Adorable Twin Babies for the First Timeм

March 01, 2024

Shivon Zilis Has No Husband & Is a Mom of Two Who Cares about 'Machine Intelligence'

December 06, 2023

Paris Hilton Shares Video from Hospital Bed with Her Baby: 'My Life Is Finally Complete'

January 03, 2024

Selfish Woman Humiliates Waitress, Then Learns a Hurtful Lesson – Story of the Day

November 28, 2023

'Christmas Queen & Princess': Mariah Carey's Daughter, 12, Praised by Fans during Recent Performance with Singer

November 20, 2023

Gwen Stefani's 17-Year-Old Son, Kingston, Resembles Her & Inherited Her Disorder – How He Has Changed Over the Years

April 30, 2024

Barbara Campbell Was Sam Cooke’s Wife Who Remarried Just Months after His Death

December 25, 2023

Man Does DNA Test on 8-Year-Old Twins behind Wife's Back Due to Her Suspicious Behavior

January 10, 2024

Student Shouts Out Loud When She Sees Her Teacher for the First Time: 'My Dad Has a Picture of You' – Story of the Day

May 05, 2024

Woman Forbids Her Kids' Grandma from Seeing Them after Their Father's Death

February 07, 2024