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According to Vogue, Zawe Ashton and fiancé Tom Hiddleston are expecting their first child together.
On June 29 in New York City, Ashton, 37, attended Mr. Malcom’s List movie premiere. In the historical drama, the actress, who portrays Julia Thistlewaite, graced the red carpet in a beige, off-the-shoulder floor-length gown with crystal embroidery that highlighted her expanding baby bulge. Her co-stars Theo James, Freida Pinto, Sope Dirisu, and Sianad Gregory joined Ashton, but Hiddleston, 41, was not there.
The announcement comes just two weeks after the Loki actor revealed he proposed to the Velvet Buzzsaw actress. In an interview with the Los Angeles Times on Tuesday, June 14, the native of England expressed his happiness, saying, “I’m extremely thrilled.”
After Ashton was spotted sporting a diamond ring on her left hand at the 2022 BAFTA Awards in March, the duo lately gave rise to engagement speculations. After three years of dating, Hiddleston proposed, according to Us Weekly, in the same month.
2019 saw the first mention of the co-stars when they collaborated on the West End production of Betrayal. However, when the two of them went to see the Broadway performance of the show together three months later, it only served to feed additional romance rumors.
Tom Hiddleston revealed then that he wanted to keep his love life under wraps. According to the Thor: Ragnarok actor, “I’m probably more guarded about my inner life now,” The New York Times in 2019. How much of a life could you call it if you never make connections with other people? because finding love requires a battle. You cannot live in constant fear of what others may say.
Later, the two made their formal red carpet debut at the annual Tony Awards in September 2021, where Hiddleston was up for Best Leading Actor for his performance in Betrayal.
Before his romance with Ashton, Tom Hiddleston had previously been linked to Jessica Chastain, Susannah Fielding, and Elizabeth Olsen. In 2016, the Avengers actor dated Taylor Swift for three months before calling it quits.