Michael Clifford and Crystal Leigh are expecting their first child together!
The talent agent and the 5 Seconds of Summer star surprised fans with adorable images of them clutching sonograms. “I’m filled with excitement and also with nerves,” Clifford explained. “I’ve been a dog dad for a long time, so I think I’m ready for a small human to take care of and communicate with conversationally after eight years of one-sided dog convos!”
Leigh stated “I’m over the moon! Completely overflowing with joy, I have never been this happy in my entire life. I’d like to think it’s the baby’s good vibes and energy radiating through me, but it’s probably just the hormones.”
“We have friends who have had incredibly difficult pregnancies, so I was prepared for the worst,” she said, adding that early in her pregnancy she endured difficulties, however the baby “thankfully” is OK. “But so far, it’s actually been pretty great and I feel very fortunate and high with happiness!!”
The baby is due in November, according to the couple’s pregnancy announcement on Instagram.
The couple started dating in 2016, and in 2019 they got engaged at Bali’s Ungasan Clifftop Resort. Later, they admitted that COVID-19 caused them to postpone the wedding in Bali to a later time. They nevertheless made the decision to “preserve their original wedding date” by throwing a “secret save the date gathering” and signing the legal documents in front of their wedding guests.
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