Glee’s Darren Criss and wife Mia Swier reveal they are expecting their first child together by sharing audio of their unborn baby’s heartbeat with fans
Darren Criss and his wife Mia Swier are expecting their first child.
And because Criss is a singer-songwriter guitarist and Swier sings and plays bass guitar, the pair cleverly incorporated their musical prowess into their pregnancy announcement on Friday.
“We’ve been making music for years. … But this time we made a BEAT,” Criss, 34, wrote in the caption, referring to a video of the couple listening to their little one’s heartbeat on a computer in a studio.
‘The ultimate collab droppin Spring 2022.’
Pregnancy Reveals: Darren Criss, 34, and wife Mia Swier, 36, used the recording studio as backdrop to announce they are expecting their first child together
In keeping with their musical theme, the heartbeat was played to a song that resembled a program that would be used to record a song.
The post also featured a close-up of the heart rate track in a second video.
There is also a photo of the parents-to-be sitting in front of the recording equipment, glowing, wide-eyed looks on their faces, holding their respective instruments.
And for the fourth part of the post, they turned the echogram into a fake musical ad for a new song or album, which read, “Baby Von Criss Dropping Spring 2022.”
Musical Background: In keeping with their musical theme, the heartbeat was played on a song that resembled a program that would be used to record a song
‘Dropping in Spring 2022’: The pair also turned the echogram into a fake musical ad for a new song or album, which read: ‘Baby Von Criss Dropping Spring 2022’
Criss and Swier met in 2006 and continued dating for over eight years. before getting engaged in 2018.
She eventually married in New Orleans in February 2019 in front of family and friends, including Criss’ fellow Glee alum Lea Michele, John Stamos, Chord Overstreet and Harry Shum Jr.
Along with Glee (2010-2015), Criss is also best known for his role in the miniseries Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story (2018), which earned him the Emmy, Golden Globe, and Screen Actors Guild awards for Best Actor. .
Swier is a director and producer and currently works as a producer for Fox.
She has directed promotional films for Fox shows including Scream Queens, Glee, Homeland and Shameless, and is a co-founder of the production company Effin Media
Mesmerized: The video shows the couple watching the heartbeat of their impending bundle of joy, which they revealed are expected in spring 2022
Clever: After staring at the heartbeat, Criss and Swier turn and look at the camera
Adorable: And finally, the duo, who married in February 2019, look straight at each other and seem to pass for a kiss at the end of the video