In a delightful surprise, filmmakers Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach have quietly welcomed their second child together. The couple, known for their exceptional contributions to the film industry, joyfully welcomed their new son months ago, making him Baumbach’s third child and their second together. Despite their busy lives, Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach managed to keep the happy news under wraps until now.
Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach Welcome New Baby Boy
The arrival of a new addition to the family of director-writer couple Greta Gerwig and Noah Baumbach was recently revealed in an Elle U.K. profile of the filmmaker. The couple now has a 4-year-old son, Harold, and their newest family member, a baby boy. Baumbach also has a 13-year-old son, Rohmer, from a previous marriage.
During the interview, Gerwig reflects on her life at 40 and how all parts of life feel more vibrant and alive. The profile covers her personal journey and professional endeavors, including her live-action Barbie film.
The Oscar-nominated filmmaker had announced her pregnancy in December 2022 during an appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, delighting the audience with the happy news.
Greta Gerwig Opens Up About Newborn Son in Heartwarming Interview
During the interview, Greta Gerwig shares endearing moments of her newest child, a little “Schmoo,” as she calls him. She even reveals a photo from his recent four-month check-up.
“The little guy is sleeping through the night. But I’m still doing that thing where I wake up, every hour to 90 minutes, and just hover. You just keep wanting to look at that baby. So I’m slightly in a twilight state.”Greta Gerwig
This marks the first time Gerwig or Noah Baumbach has spoken about their second son’s birth.