BEFORE KNOWING ABOUT PREGNANCY LET’S TALK ABOUT LEA MICHELE SARFATI
Lea Michele Sarfati was born on August 29, 1986, is an American actress, singer, and author. She began her career as a child actress on Broadway, appearing in productions of Les Misérables (1995–1996), Ragtime (1997–1999), Fiddler on the Roof (2004–2005), and Spring Awakening (2006–2008).
Michele came to major prominence playing Rachel Berry on the Fox series Glee (2009–2015), for which she received an Emmy Award nomination and two Golden Globe nominations. She earned three Grammy Award nominations for music she recorded for Glee.
The former “Glee” star made the announcement Saturday on Instagram — posing barefoot in a floral blue maxi dress and gazing down at her small baby bump.
“So grateful,” she wrote, along with a heart emoji.
Other celebrities responded positively to the news. Emma Roberts wrote “Crying! Screaming!!! Love you !” and Ashley Tisdale chimed in with “OMG OMG.
“The baby is with Michele’s husband, businessman Zandy Reich. The pair got married in March 2019. This would be their first child together.
The post confirms rumors that have been swirling all week after People magazine reported the pregnancy Monday.
Michele married Reich, who is president of the clothing company AYR, in March 2019. They married in Napa, California, People reported.
She confirmed the news on Twitter and Instagram, sharing a smiling photo of herself wearing a billowing strapless white gown and clutching a tuxedo-clad Reich’s hand. She carried a bouquet of white roses and wore her hair pulled back in a neat chignon. “3/9/19,” she captioned the image, along with a heart emoji.
The couple gave People the exclusive shot and their statement: “We are so excited to be married and grateful to be surrounded by our friends and family,” they wrote. “And most of all, we’re so happy to spend the rest of our lives together.”