There isn’t any future, there is no such thing as a previous, however there’s a model new child in Anthony Rapp and Ken Ithiphol‘s household.
Congratulations are to ensure that the Hire alum and his longtime accomplice as they welcomed their first baby.
“Ken & I are thrilled to share that our household has grown,” Anthony shared on Twitter on Dec. 5. “Our son, Rai Larson Ithiphol, was introduced into the world on Friday, December 2, 2022, by an extremely beneficiant surrogate, to whom we’re eternally grateful. (Rai is pronounced like ‘rye’ or ‘chai.’) We love him very a lot.”
Anthony met Ken, a yoga teacher, in 2016 after Ken slid into the actor’s DMs after seeing him carry out in Los Angeles. Anthony proposed in 2019 and Ken returned the gesture in 2020 whereas mountaineering in Sedona, Ariz.
Now, as new mother and father, the couple seem to protecting the Hire legacy alive. Their child’s center identify seems to be a transparent nod to the musical’s creator and author, Jonathan Larson, who tragically died on the day of Hire‘s first off-Broadway preview in 1996, based on The Hollywood Reporter. Anthony was a part of the unique solid of the rock musical, debuting the position of Mark Cohen.