Garrett Hedlund shared a unprecedented picture of his 19-month-old son Rhodes Robert Hedlund with ex Emma Roberts. The actor, 37, beamed with satisfaction as he lifted up the child into the sky whilst in a retail retailer within the double picture put up, shared to his Instagram account on Thursday, July 28. “A Very ‘Simba-bolic’ moment,” he joked, referencing the long-lasting second that monkey Rafiki lifts child lion Simba in Disney’s The Lion King for the remainder of the Animal Kingdom.
The pair had been particularly within Bass Pro Shop’s Buffalo location, which is understood for his or her outer put on and wearing items. The shops are identified for his or her distinctive decor, together with fish tanks and animals at the wall, together with the buffalo that little Rhodes looked to be “meeting.” Garrett then added, “Meet the BASS PRO SHOP BUFFALO…. Daddies Spirit Animal,” with a guffawing emoji and flexed arm.
“You guys are adorable,” one fan wrote. “Lol you know you grew up country when you’re excited to take your kid to Bass Pro. Love this,” any other mentioned, referencing his Minnesota upbringing.
Garrett and Emma, 31, welcomed their best son in Dec. 2020 after just about two years of courting (the pair struck up a romance in March 2019, after her cut up from longtime boyfriend than fiancé Evan Peters). The couple unfortunately broke up, on the other hand, in January 2022. “It’s sad, and they are trying their best to co-parent. It’s been hard,” a supply mentioned to PEOPLE mag after the cut up, including that they had been not residing in combination. Another insider mentioned that the pair “grew apart” because of Garrett’s busy paintings agenda, consistent with Entertainment Tonight. “Emma and Garrett are totally done romantically and Emma has been dating and doing her own thing…Emma loves being a mom and she takes great pride in it,” ET additionally reported.
Notably, Emma used to be noticed protecting fingers with Britney Spears‘ supervisor Cade Hudson at Paris Hilton‘s marriage ceremony remaining November. After the cut up, Garrett used to be taken into custody in Tennessee because of public intoxication. The incident adopted a January 2020 DUI.