Olivia Munn says her body ‘hasn’t snapped back’ six months after she gave birth to her son
Olivia Munn shared her postpartum struggle on Friday, six months after welcoming her son Malcolm with partner John Mulaney.
The Predator actress, 41, posted a sweet video to her Instagram, with her cradling Malcolm in her arms, with her head resting on his.
“My body hasn’t recovered, but it made this little guy so I just love it,” she wrote in a text overlay on the video.
Postpartum journey: Olivia Munn shared her postpartum struggles on Friday, six months after welcoming her son Malcolm with partner John Mulaney
She continued the sentiment in her caption, which read, “The road after childbirth is rough, but it’s so worth it.”
Olivia wore a black T-shirt in the clip and wore gray leggings and a checked shirt wrapped around her waist.
The brunette beauty wore her long locks parted sideways and cascading down her shoulders and back.
Sweet: The actress, 41, posted a video to her Instagram, with her cradling Malcolm in her arms, writing: ‘My body hasn’t bounced back but it made this little man so I just love it’
Meanwhile, Malcolm looked adorable in a gray top and matching anchor print bottoms, as well as a gray hat and yellow socks.
The tender mother and son clip was a cover of Billy Joel’s song “Vienna” with the lyrics “Slow down, you’re doin’ fine/ You can’t be everything you want be/ Before your time.”
Her friends and followers were quick to reassure her, with one writing, ‘Olivia, this is just perfect. The moment. The mom. The baby. Hold on!!’ Another added: “You’re a rock star.”
Rough: She continued the sentiment in her caption, which read: ‘The road after childbirth is rough, but it’s so worth it’
Munn has been open about her postpartum challenges, including her struggle to breastfeed.
In January, the X-Men: Apocalypse star asked for others’ opinions on the matter: “Any more moms taking all the supplements, teas, and tinctures and still barely making milk?” she asked her Instagram fans and followers.
She later wrote, ‘8 weeks and I’ve taken a million vitamins, countless teas, lozenges, tinctures and worked with two lactation consultants. Breastfeeding. Is. Difficult.’
Open: Munn has been open about her postpartum challenges, including her struggle to breastfeed, revealing that she worked with two lactation consultants but was struggling
Olivia and John announced their pregnancy in September, amid a romance that came public on the heels of his divorce from wife Anna Marie Tendler.
The couple welcomed Malcolm the day before Thanksgiving, after a stormy year in which John went to rehab and filed for divorce.
The Former SNL Writer Went Out With The Pregnancy Late Night with Seth Meyerswhose host was part of his intervention in 2020.
He gushed about their “incredible” new relationship, saying, “Olivia and this baby helped me save myself on this early journey from recovery.”
Adorable Family: The X-Men: Apocalypse star recently shared an adorable family portrait of her, John, 39, and Malcolm in a public bathroom
Baby boy: The couple announced their pregnancy in September amid romance that came public on the heels of John’s divorce from wife Anna Marie Tendler
John entered a 60-day period at a treatment center for cocaine addiction and alcoholism in December 2020, page six revealed.
His divorce from his estranged wife went public in mid-May 2021, and he finally filed for divorce in New York in July.
When news broke of his marriage last May, page six insiders said John filed for divorce from Anna Marie back in February.
“I’m devastated that John has decided to end our marriage,” she said when the split was announced. “I wish him support and success in continuing his recovery.”
A few days after their divorce was announced in May last year, People a source claimed that John was in a relationship with Olivia.
The ex: His divorce from his estranged wife went public in mid-May 2021, and he finally filed for divorce in New York in July; Pictured in December 2019