Chris Sullivan announces he and wife Rachel expecting second child and shares gender on social media


Chris Sullivan announces he and wife Rachel expecting second child and shares gender on social media after wrapping final scenes for This Is Us

Chris Sullivan shared a gender reveal video on Thursday on social media.

The 41-year-old actor posted the clip on Instagram and Twitter while acknowledging the upcoming end of his NBC drama series This Is Us.

‘We have wrapped my final scenes for #thisisus. What an incredible 6 years these have been. ⁣With every end, there is a new beginning…so here is a trailer of what’s to come. ⁣Watch til the end!,’ Chris wrote for his nearly 610,000 followers on Instagram and roughly 143,300 followers on Twitter.

Gender reveal: Chris Sullivan, shown last month in Los Angeles, shared a gender reveal video on Thursday on social media

The backyard video showed his producer wife Rachel sending their 21-month-old son Bear toward the camera with a message.

Bear smiled while he walked over wearing a dark grey T-shirt that read ‘big brother’ with a line drawn through ‘only child’.

He handed Chris a sonogram image followed by a message that announced, ‘It’s a girl!!!’

‘Arriving Nov 1st…ish,’ the video added.

Social media: The 41-year-old actor posted the clip on Instagram and Twitter while acknowledging the upcoming end of his NBC drama series This Is Us

Social media: The 41-year-old actor posted the clip on Instagram and Twitter while acknowledging the upcoming end of his NBC drama series This Is Us

Backyard video: The backyard video showed his producer wife Rachel sending their 21-month-old son Bear toward the camera with a message

Backyard video: The backyard video showed his producer wife Rachel sending their 21-month-old son Bear toward the camera with a message

Big brother: Bear smiled while he walked over wearing a dark grey T-shirt that read 'big brother' with a line drawn through 'only child'

Big brother: Bear smiled while he walked over wearing a dark grey T-shirt that read ‘big brother’ with a line drawn through ‘only child’

Sonogram image: He handed Chris a sonogram image

Sonogram image: He handed Chris a sonogram image

Series ending: 'We have wrapped my final scenes for #thisisus. What an incredible 6 years these have been. ⁣With every end, there is a new beginning...so here is a trailer of what's to come. ⁣Watch til the end!,' Chris wrote for his nearly 610,000 followers on Instagram and roughly 143,300 followers on Twitter

Series ending: ‘We have wrapped my final scenes for #thisisus. What an incredible 6 years these have been. ⁣With every end, there is a new beginning…so here is a trailer of what’s to come. ⁣Watch til the end!,’ Chris wrote for his nearly 610,000 followers on Instagram and roughly 143,300 followers on Twitter

Chris in his Instagram posting also shared a photo of himself with actor Griffin Dunne, 66.

‘Oh, and a photo of me with Hollywood icon, @griffindunne,’ he wrote in the caption.

The sixth and final season of This Is Us started on January 4, 2022, on NBC.

The reveal: The video announced that they are expecting a girl

The reveal: The video announced that they are expecting a girl

Due date: The baby girl is expected to arrive around November 1

Due date: The baby girl is expected to arrive around November 1

Hollywood icon: Chris in his Instagram posting also shared a photo of himself with actor Griffin Dunne, 66

Hollywood icon: Chris in his Instagram posting also shared a photo of himself with actor Griffin Dunne, 66

Second child: The baby girl will be the second child for Chris and wife Rachel, shown in September 2019 in Los Angeles

Second child: The baby girl will be the second child for Chris and wife Rachel, shown in September 2019 in Los Angeles

The series will conclude on May 24, 2022.

This Is Us featured an ensemble cast that also included: Milo Ventimiglia, Mandy Moore, Sterling K. Brown, Chrissy Metz, Justin Hartley, Susan Kelechi Watson, Ron Cephas Jones, Jon Huertas, Alexandra Breckenridge, Niles Fitch, Asante Blackk, Griffin Dunne, Caitlin Thompson and Chris Geere. 

The melodrama followed the lives and families of two parents, and their three children, through several different time periods. 

NBC series: Chris is shown as Toby with Chrissy Metz as Kate in a still from the sixth and final season of the NBC series This Is Us

NBC series: Chris is shown as Toby with Chrissy Metz as Kate in a still from the sixth and final season of the NBC series This Is Us

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