Baby on board!
Troian Bellisario gave birth to her second child, a baby girl with husband Patrick J. Adams, in their car in the hospital car parking zone.
“As soon as I hit the button and get the [parking] ticket, she’s screaming,” Adams revealed on a recent episode of Katie Lowes’ podcast, “Katie’s Crib.” “I whip around, and by the time I turn my head around, Troian is fully on her hands and knees and we’ve gone nuclear.”
The “Pretty Little Liars” star’s labor started progressing rapidly on the couple’s manner to the hospital in May, however Bellisario mentioned she didn’t instantly go into “panic mode” as a result of the birth of their first daughter lasted over 26 hours.
But the 35-year-old was in a lot ache that she dirty herself and couldn’t even bear in mind how she obtained on all fours earlier than she gave birth. By the time Adams pulled up to the ER entrance, he realized there was no time to waste.
“I get up to the [hospital security guard] and I say, ‘It’s all happening, in the car. You need to get the wheelchair down here, you need to get the people, all the people, all the professionals! It’s happening!’” Adams, 39, mentioned.
“As soon as I open [the car door,] Troian is doing one of her incredible howls,” Adams mentioned.
While assist was on the best way, Bellisario mentioned she screamed at Adams to take away her pants.
“So she is still on all fours, butt facing the windshield. Her butt’s at my head level, so I just go and pull down her pants and [the baby’s] head is right there,” Adams mentioned.
Bellisario added, “She was crowning.”
That’s when Adams realized that he was going to have to ship their baby himself.
“There was no room for panic,” he mentioned. “You just need to deal with this situation.”
The “Suits” star mentioned he “checked the neck” to make it possible for the umbilical twine wasn’t wrapped round it and after solely about three minutes, he mentioned, “One more push and the baby was all the way out.”
And to make it possible for the fluids weren’t blocking the baby’s respiration passages, the actor flipped the baby the wrong way up.
“As soon as I turn her upside down, she starts crying and screaming,” he mentioned.
Bellisario chimed in, “I just look over my shoulder, because I’m still on all fours … and I see Patrick holding her upside down, and she’s wailing, so I was like, ‘She’s alive, she’s OK. She’s breathing.”
The couple secretly welcomed their baby girl, Elliot Rowena, in May.
They are additionally mother and father to 2-year-old daughter Aurora. She and Adams tied the knot in December 2016 after eight years of relationship.