Amid Divorce Proceedings With Husband Of 7 Years James Heerdegen, Christina Ricci Announces Second Pregnancy

The Addams Family star Christina Ricci announced her second pregnancy via an Instagram post with the caption "Life keeps getting better."

The news shocked the internet as Ricci is in the midst of a divorce from her husband James Heerdegen. The couple filed for divorce after 7 years of marriage. 

Find out more details of Ricci's second baby and her ongoing divorce. 

Christina Ricci Announces Her Second Pregnancy- Is Hair Dresser Mark Hampton The Father?

Casper actress took to Instagram and posted a photo of her ultrasound announcing her second pregnancy. The news quickly spread all over the internet and messages like congratulations and good wishes started flooding her comment section. 

Christina CAPTION: Actress Christina Ricci announced her second pregnancy with boyfriend Mark Hampton shortly after her divorce SOURCE: Instagram @riccigrams

 Although Ricci has not talked about her ongoing divorce settlement or her current relationship, she tagged hairdresser Mark Hampton on her pregnancy announcement post. 

Similarly, Mark also posted a photo of ultrasound and announced that he is expecting a baby. Moreover, he captioned the post the same as Christina giving everyone major hints of their relationship. 

Likewise, on 14th July, Ricci wished Hampton happy birthday with a sweet caption: "Happy Birthday @markhamptonhair. favorite person, gorgeous human, bringer of all things happy, magical, and good... I love you... this next year is going to be the best one yet."

Ricci & Heerdegen's Relationship: Why Did The Couple File For Divorce?

Mermaid's star first met James Heerdegen on the set of the 2012 series Pan Am. They began dating and announced their engagement in February 2013.  

The couple got married on 26th October 2013 in Manhattan and share a son named Frederick Heerdegen. 

Christina CAPTION: Recently in July, Ricci posted a picture of Mark and wished him happy birthday SOURCE: Instagram @riccigrams

However, after almost 7 years of marriage, Christina filed for divorce stating "she was subjected to severe physical and emotional abuse and that many of these abuses took place in front of their son."

Although James was not arrested, she was granted a restraining order against him back in January after she claimed that he had beaten and terrorized her during the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. 

As per reports, Ricci was granted full custody of their son in April 2021. According to various sources, the divorce was finalized in June officially making her a single mother.