Transcript for Nick Carter and wife Lauren Kitt talk about unexpected pregnancy
went that way. Our cover story, big surprise for backstreet Nick Carter and his wife Lauren. They were shocked to discover they were expecting baby number three five months into the pregnancy and erielle reshef spoke to them about the surprise. Good morning. Reporter: Good morning. After suffering several miscarriages Lauren and Nick say they had made peace with being parents of two but they got the shock of their lives when a trip to the doctor's office around Thanksgiving revealed that Lauren was not only pregnant but due in April. Tell me why Reporter: Backstreet boy Nick Carter and his wife Lauren revealing the news they never expected. They're expecting their third child. So first of all, Lauren, this was a big surprise for you. Yes. It was a shock, not a surprise. Reporter: A complete shock to Lauren who didn't even realize she was pregnant until she was already well into her second trimester. You didn't find out that you were pregnant until you were about 5 1/2 months along. True. Did you not experience any symptoms. I was on a diet, walking, working out, had energy. Didn't think it was possible to have another child. It was a 1 in 500 at my age, even less than that for my medical conditions and my medical history. I was shocked to find out that I was 5 1/2 months pregnant. Reporter: After suffering three miscarriages, Lauren didn't think she could get pregnant again. What was your first inclination something was going on? I couldn't sleep and I just knew something was wrong and so I woke up the next morning and I came out and I said to Nick, there's something wrong with me, I think -- I think I might be pregnant. Reporter: They went to the doctor and sure enough -- I didn't believe him. I'm like, how -- I mean I'm not showing. There's no way. I said in the doctor's office when I was laying there, I'm dreaming. This is a dream. I need to wake up. Reporter: Nick posting this ultrasound video on Instagram with the caption, sometimes life blesses you with little surprises. The parents of 4-year-old Odin and 15-month-old saoirse sempering that with caution. She was high risk before and now with everything else, you know, the stresses of the outside world, we're just trying to make sure we keep a nice healthy and peaceful household. I'm not a backstreet boy anymore. I am -- I'm just dad. Backstreet's back all right Reporter: Off tour for the first time in more than a decade and spent quarantine together in Las Vegas. I look at like, you know, 2020 has had a lot of ups and downs for a lot of people in the world. And for 2021 coming into the new year, you know, just a glimmer of hope, you know, and so for us it's just a blessing. Reporter: I think all of us need a little glimmer of hope and the couple says they did find out the gender of their baby but they're not revealing it to the public just yet. Lauren says she is happy, energetic and hopeful and Nick says he is living his dream. Such a beautiful family. Erielle, thank you so much.
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