Nielsen has had her fair share of ups and downs in her relationships. She has four sons from her previous marriages with the eldest being 34 years old. To know more about the actress's new baby, relationships, marriage, divorce, baby, pregnancy, husband, wife, divorce, children; stay tuned.
Brigitte Nielson is pregnant with baby number five and it's her first one with husband Mattia Dessi, 39. The happy actress announced the pregnancy via Instagram and Twitter.
She posted a picture of her with the baby bump on 28th May 2018. Nielson was glowing in a white dress as she cradled her baby bump. She captioned the picture "family getting larger". She then posted another picture with the caption "happy time positive vibes".
The pregnancy news took their fans by surprise. The actress was pretty sly with hiding her baby bump. Just days before the announcement, she was spotted on a date with her husband.
Nielson looked barely pregnant in the pictures. So, fans were astonished to see her big baby bump. Judging from the photo, she looks like she is eight month into her pregnancy.
Nielsen is yet to reveal if her pregnancy is a result of successful IVF. Given that an average woman goes through menopause at age of 50, there is a possibility that she decided to give IVF a try. However, only time will tell.
Mattia Dessi said to People, their daughter Frida was born Friday in Los Angeles and weighed 5 pounds, 9 ounces (2.3 kilograms).
It's the first daughter for Brigitte, who has four adult sons from previous failed marriages. In a statement, the couple said,
"We are overjoyed to welcome our beautiful daughter into our lives," and "it's been a long road, and so worth it."
Brigitte Nielson and Italian model, Mattia Dessi officially tied the knot on 8th July 2006 in Malta, Italy following their engagement in 2005. The two met during the filming of the VH1 reality show, Strange Love in 2005.
The show actually followed Nielson and her then-boyfriend rapper, Flavor Flav as a part of the spin-off series from VH1's The Surreal Life season 3 where the two began their romance.
Through the course of the show Strange Love, Nielsen and Flavor Flav grew apart. Dessi then scooped in to win her heart. Since then, the two have been inseparable. Eleven years into marriage and the two are still together. Now to increase their happiness, a little one is on the way.
Prior to this, the actress has had four failed marriages. She was first married to Danish composer, Kasper Winding in 1983 after a year of dating. The couple welcomed a son Julian Winding on 12th April 1984. However, they ended up getting divorced in October 1984.
Nielson then began dating American actor, Sylvester Stallone in July 1985. They took their relationship to the next level, tying the knot on 15th December 1985, after five months of dating. The two worked together in Rocky IV and Cobra following their marriage. However, the marriage met its ill fate as they divorced in July 1987.
In between 1988 and 1990, Neilson was in a relationship with former American football player, Mark Gastineau. The two were engaged. The couple welcomed a son Killian Marcus Gastineau on 15th December 1989. Later, the two separated calling off their engagement.
Furthermore, the model exchanged vows with the photographer, Sebastian Copeland on 29th September 1990, after dating each other for almost two years. Like her previous marriages, this one was also unsuccessful and the couple got divorced in May 1992.
After the divorce, Neilson began dating Swiss Auto racer, Raoul Meyer in 1992. The two got married on 17th December 1993. The couple shares two sons together, Douglas Aaron (born on 19th April 1993) and Raoul Jr. (born on 21st May 1995). Her fourth marriage also did not work out and the two divorced in 2005.
Well, now Neilsen is happily married to her fifth husband Mattia Dessi. The couple is excited to welcome their new child. So far, there have been no rumors of their separation.