In a heartwarming revelation, The Young and the Restless alum, Chris McKenna, and his wife, Lovisa, have recently announced the much-anticipated news of their first child on the way.
The couple joyfully shared their excitement on Instagram, and fans couldn’t be happier for the soon-to-be parents. Let’s delve into the journey of Chris McKenna, from his notable roles on screen to the thrilling anticipation of parenthood with Lovisa.
A Bundle of Joy on the Horizon:
Chris McKenna, renowned for his roles as Joey Buchanan on One Life to Live and Detective Mark Harding on The Young and the Restless, is now gearing up for a new role off-screen – that of a loving parent.
The couple took to social media to express their joy, revealing, “My amazing wife and (the less amazing) I have been waiting to announce this. We’re very excited. Baby McKenna is coming this summer.”
Gender Reveal Extravaganza:
Adding an extra layer of excitement to their announcement, Chris and Lovisa shared a heartwarming gender reveal video. In a playful twist, Chris expressed his desire to welcome a baby boy to carry on the McKenna name.
The couple, along with their fans, received the delightful confirmation when Lovisa popped a balloon in the video, unveiling the upcoming arrival of a baby boy.
Love in the Time of Pandemic:
Reflecting on their journey as a couple, Chris and Lovisa shared their wedding story during the pandemic. The duo eloped, and while keeping it a secret initially, they later disclosed their nuptials with a heartfelt message:
“We’re married!! Can’t keep it a secret any longer. We eloped during the pandemic and will have a proper ceremony in the future.”
Chris expressed profound happiness, pride, and love for his wife, introducing her as “the incredible, the brilliant, the amazing Mrs. Lovisa McKenna.”
As fans celebrate Chris McKenna’s remarkable career in soap operas, they now have an additional reason to share in his joy – the impending arrival of Baby McKenna. The couple’s journey, from eloping during a pandemic to sharing the thrilling news of their first child, paints a beautiful picture of love and anticipation.
With a new chapter on the horizon, Chris McKenna and Lovisa are undoubtedly embarking on an extraordinary adventure called parenthood.