Iconic mannequin and actress Brigitte Nielsen grew to become a mom for the fifth time in 2018 at 55 years outdated.
Giving beginning to her solely daughter, Frida, in 2018, Nielsen says she was constantly advised she was too outdated to be a guardian.
“Half the world was saying that when I got pregnant at 55 — including my four older sons,” Nielsen admitted of her boys, who vary in age from 28 to 39. “But initially, there’s no such factor as ‘too old,'” she retorted, in a conversation with People magazine.
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“We don’t say that to males who’ve youngsters of their 60s, 70s, even 80s! … Look at Robert De Niro. He’s 79, and he has a 7-month-old.” The “Taxi Driver” actor turned 80 in August, simply months after welcoming his seventh youngster with girlfriend Tiffany Chen.
Now 60, Nielsen insists that her age doesn’t hinder her parenting. “When I was a younger mom, I was often juggling being single, being on a plane, on a movie set. Now Frida comes first,” she shared.
“You know how kids say grandmothers are the best? I feel like I have that mindset and emotion. I have the patience and that extra bit of love to give now, and I think it’s because I’m a grandmother’s age.”
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Nielsen underwent rigorous IVF remedies for over a decade earlier than turning into pregnant together with her daughter. She shares Frida together with her Italian husband, Mattia Dessì, whom she married in 2009. They married when the “Creed II” actress was 42 and he was 27.
“The doctor warned me to be realistic about my chances. He told me I had a two and a half percent chance of getting pregnant, so when it finally happened, it was just amazing. And then there was fear, because I was such high-risk, being 54.”
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“It was the easiest pregnancy I ever had,” she admitted to the outlet. “Maybe because I had done it four times before, and my priorities had shifted. It was a deep, deep desire within me and a choice,” she shared.
Nielsen and her first husband, Kasper Winding, share a son Julian collectively, whom Winding predominately raised. She shares one other son, Killian, with former soccer participant Mark Gastineau. She additionally has two sons, Douglas and Raoul Meyer Jr., together with her fourth husband, Raoul Meyer. She didn’t have youngsters together with her second husband, Sylvester Stallone, nor her third husband, Sebastian Copeland.
The Danish mannequin famously dated Flavor Flav and in addition claimed she had relations with Sean Penn and Arnold Schwarzenegger.
A consultant for Nielsen didn’t instantly reply to Fox News Digital’s request for remark.