'Blue Bloods' Star Bridget Moynahan Recalls Her High-Profile Split From Tom Brady: He Left Her While She Was Pregnant With Their Baby

November 7, 2019 20:21

Blue Bloods star Bridget Moynahan knows firsthand what it feels like to be a single parent. Her ex-boyfriend Tom Brady left Bridget with a “broken heart” while she was expecting their baby. How did Bridget Moynahan survive the painful breakup?

Tom Brady and Bridget Moynahan's love story

Young and talented actress Bridget Moynahan and Hollywood stunner Tom Brady met in 2004 and dated for two years till their split in 2006.

Close friends of the couple commented on their steamy chemistry while they dated and even predicted wedding bells soon. But after two years of their wonderful romance, Tom and Bridget called it quits.

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The duo didn’t comment on the reason for their separation. A rep of the Blue Bloods actress said in a statement to People:

We ask for your respect and consideration of their privacy. No further comments will be made.

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Bridget Moynahan's interview

Soon after her split from Brady, Moynahan found out she was pregnant with their child. The actress decided to keep the baby, though she hardly imagined how she would raise her child without a husband.

Bridget recalled her fears in an interview with Harper’s Bazaar:

Going through that traumatic time of being heartbroken and then being pregnant turned my whole life upside down and inside out and just knocked the wind out of me.

In August 2007, Bridget gave birth to an adorable baby boy named John Edward Thomas Moynahan.

The doting mom said:

It's golden and it's tough… but now I have a child, and it's the best thing in the world.

Soon after his split from Moynahan, Tom Brady started dating supermodel Gisele Bundchen. Though Tom and Bridget ended their relationship many years ago, the parents are still on good terms for the sake of their child.

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Brady participates in his son’s life. He was also present at the hospital when Moynahan gave birth. Bridget gave an update on her relationship with Tom in an interview with More Magazine in 2011.

She said:

My son has two loving parents and an extended family, whether it's cousins or stepmothers or boyfriends. My son is surrounded by love.

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It’s good to know that Tom and Bridget could leave all their offenses in the past for the sake of their child. We are sure they will raise the wonderful son.