Brody Jenner On Ex-Wife Kaitlynn Carter's Pregnancy: It Was "A Little Soon"
It’s been a month since , but her ex-husband Brody Jenner is only speaking up about it now.
During the newest episode of , Brody admitted he didn’t learn of Kaitlynn’s pregnancy directly from her, explaining he heard about it “through the grapevine,” reports. Kaitlynn later told him in person, which was filmed for the show, admitting she had been “putting it off.”
Brody went on to , Kristopher Brock. Speaking directly to Kaitlynn, the Keeping up with the Kardashians alum prefaced what he was about to say by telling her she’ll make a great mom. “That’s your dream in life,” Brody said. However, he noted that Kaitlynn wasn’t with her boyfriend long before they became pregnant.
“Listen how well do you know this guy?” Brody questioned, adding, “I just want to make sure you’re with the right person.”
Brody later opened up more about the subject during a confessional. He added that while he wants to see his ex-partner happy, he feels like her pregnancy happened “just a little soon.”
Kaitlynn later addressed Brody’s concerns during her own one-on-one time with the camera. The reality star said she wanted to have kids with Brody during the entirety of their six-year relationship. She’s been confident for years that she wants kids and is excited it’s finally happening. Kaitlynn added that her boyfriend was also just as certain about starting a family before they became .
Kaitlynn originally announced her pregnancy in late June. She posted an image of hers and Kristopher’s shadows, which put her baby bump on full display. The photo was taken while the couple were on vacation at the Esperanza Resort in Mexico.
Though eagle-eyed fans noticed Brody didn’t comment on his ex-wife’s pregnancy announcement, his mother, Linda Thompson, left a sweet message implying she knew about the pregnancy beforehand. “Now the news is out, and I can tell everybody,” Thompson, who shares sons Brody and with her ex , wrote.
Linda also referred to Kaitlynn’s unborn baby as “the little guy,” which some fans have taken as a hint to the baby’s sex.
Brody and Kaitlynn originally tied the knot in Indonesia in 2018 after a two-year long engagement. Following their break-up in 2019, it became public knowledge that their marriage was never legal, as they failed to obtain a marriage license upon returning to Los Angeles. The exes continue to star on The Hills together.
Kaitlynn dated briefly following her split from Brody, though she’s been linked to her current boyfriend, Kristopher, since May 2020.
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