Kate Ferdinand is comforted by celebrity friends after miscarriage

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Kate Ferdinand was expecting her second child with footballer Rio Ferdinand when she suffered a heartbreaking miscarriage

Kate Ferdinand has received overwhelming support from celebrity friends including Michelle Keegan and Molly-Mae Hague since revealing she tragically suffered a miscarriage.

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The former TOWIE star was expecting her second child with husband Rio Ferdinand when no heartbeat was found during a routine 12-week scan.

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Kate, 31, took to Instagram on July 27 to share the heartbreaking news alongside a black and white picture.

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Captioning the caption, Kate wrote: “Last time I was at this hospital I had Cree but this time it was because our baby had no heartbeat in our 12 week scan and I needed surgery.

“We were so excited and planning a place for our new baby in our family that we couldn’t wait to share the news with you all, but unfortunately sometimes life doesn’t go as we planned.”

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Kate added: “So much to say but I just can’t seem to find the words. Absolutely devastated and heartbroken … but we couldn’t be more grateful for the hugs I got from my big babies that came through the door when we got home.”

The TV personality’s 1.4 million Instagram followers were shocked by the tragic news, including some familiar faces who were quick to express their love and condolences.

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Coronation Street actress Michelle Keegan commented: “I’m so sorry Kate. I send you so much.”

Love Island’s Molly-Mae Hague said: “I’m so sorry Kate, sending you all the love in the world.”

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Many former TOWIE co-stars also flocked to Kate’s side.

Samantha Faiers said: “This is heartbreaking and sends you a lot of love and strength.”

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Chloe Lewis added: “Sending you all my love.”

Kate shares a 20-month-old son named Cree with Rio Ferdinand, 43, and is also stepmother to Rio’s older children Lorenz, 15, Tate, 13, and 10-year-old Tia, who he had with his late wife Rebecca Ellison.

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Rebecca died in 2015 after a battle with breast cancer.

  • Kate Ferdinand (née Wright) was born on June 3, 1991 in Essex
  • The TV personality first appeared on TOWIE in 2015
  • Kate married Rio in 2019 after a two-year relationship
  • The family of six lives in the London Borough of Bromley
Kate Ferdinand (née Wright) suffered a devastating miscarriage with her husband, soccer player Rio Ferdinand. (Image: Getty)

Kate’s career: Kate Ferdinand is a well-known English TV and Instagram star with 1.4 million followers.

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The 31-year-old used to work as a managing director for a large team at a bank before finding fame on reality show TOWIE.

The blonde beauty first joined the cast of The Only Way is Essex during the Marbella special in 2015, when she arrived in a bikini and announced herself as Essex’s “Barbie”.

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Her time on the show wasn’t without drama, as she famously called her former co-star Megan McKenna a “dog” and had numerous arguments with her boyfriend of five years, Dan Edgar.

After Kate met soccer player Rio Ferdinand while on vacation in Dubai, she left the cast of the reality show to become a full-time mom to her stepchildren and future children.

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Relationships

Kate Ferdinand had a five-year on-off relationship with Dan Edgar, seen with current girlfriend Amber Turner (Image: SOPA/Getty)

Kate reportedly joined the cast of TOWIE as Dan Edgar’s ex after following rumors he had left her to appear on the show.

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The pair have been on and off for five years, with Kate taking the 32-year-old reality star back after his romances with Jess Wright and Lucy Pope.

TOWIE fans watched the ups and downs of her public relations as she cried over her arguments and yelled at Chloe Lewis for kissing him, saying: “I saw you flirting with Dan, I think you’re really snakey .”

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Kate and Rio Ferdinand have been married since 2019 (Image: Getty)

Kate Wright and English footballer Rio Ferdinand met in Dubai in late 2016, following Kate’s recent split from Dan and a year after the death of Rio’s late wife.

Kate left TOWIE in April 2017 to spend more time with the footballer and his family before they tied the knot in September 2019.

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They married at the D Maris Bay Hotel in Turkey with many high-profile guests and saw Rio’s daughter act as Kate’s maid of honor.

On June 18, 2020, to the excitement of her three stepchildren, Kate announced that she was pregnant with her first child with Rio, according to a social media post.

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The husband and wife kept their second pregnancy out of the public eye until Kate announced her heartbreaking miscarriage on July 27, 2022.

Your childhood: Kate was born in Essex in 1991 to parents Jacqueline and Phil Wright.

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Despite her last name, she is not related to fellow TOWIE stars Jess or Mark Wright, however she did join the reality TV show with her childhood best friend, Mike Hassini.

Your money: In addition to being a social media influencer and television personality, Kate Ferdinand is the author of a book called Fitter, Happier, Healthier: Discover the Strength of your Mind and Body At Home.

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Kate has an estimated net worth of $1.5million while according to Hollywood Bios both Kate and Rio Ferdinand have a combined net worth of £56million.

If any of the topics in this article concern you, please contact the Miscarriage Association on 01924 200799

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