Rumer Willis is expecting a baby! On Tuesday, the 34-year-old announced her happy news on Instagram, captioning a sequence of photographs with a seedling emoji.
In the set of black-and-white photos, Derek Richard Thomas, Rumer’s boyfriend, is seen kissing her baby bump while they pose for a selfie. There is also a photo of Rumer’s pregnant silhouette. In another picture, Thomas is giddy with joy as he holds on to Rumer’s growing belly once more.
The happy pair has been showered with numerous well-wishes in the comments section.
This new addition to the family will be Demi and Bruce’s first grandchild. Demi re-posted Rumer’s statement, adding her own caption to express her joy at the news. The 60-year-old actress wrote, “Entering my hot kooky unhinged grandma era,” to which Rumer responded, “Love you, mama.”
Willis’ boyfriend, Thomas also shared the same post on his own Instagram account and changed his profile photo to a picture of himself kissing her stomach. Earlier this year, the couple made their relationship official by sharing a photo together on social media. Read on to know more about Rumer Willis’ boyfriend and their relationship.
Meet Derek Richard Thomas, Willis’ Boyfriend
Derek Richard Thomas is an indie musician and the producer of The Hail Maries, a duo made up of sisters Victoria and Makayla. He lives in Roseville, California.
He is the frontman of the indie band Vista Kicks, which also includes Nolan Le Vine and Trevor Sutton. At this point, the band has put out four albums and one EP. This summer, Vista Kicks played at BST Hyde Park in London, and Rumer went to support her partner and the band.
Derek is an avid Instagram user, frequently posting photos from performances, behind-the-scenes shots with Vista Kicks, and more personal posts with friends. After he made his relationship status known, he also posts with his girlfriend, Rumer. You may find her under the handle @derekrichardthomas.
When Did Derek And Rumer Make Their Relationship Official
Rumer Willis and her singer boyfriend, Derek Richard Thomas, have been dating for a few months, but they only made their relationship Instagram official last month. Earlier rumors about their relationship were confirmed by a series of cute pictures of Rumer and Derek together.
In one of the posts, the couple and their dog are enjoying the fall weather, and in the other, they are at a recent Esprit event. In her latest post about Derek, Rumer wrote, “Out on the town with my handsome fella.”
On August 16, Derek wrote a sweet birthday message to Rumer. He said, “In the short time we’ve been together, you’ve brought me joy and peace. Everything is so easy with you. We sing, dance, play, and most of all, we laugh. Thanks for being you.”
He added, “You’re a magical person, and I’m so glad you came into my life.” According to Derek’s caption, the photo shows them jamming to the Stones in London.
Congratulations to Rumer Willis and her whole family!