Watch: Lily Allen Discusses Stillborn Son In Emotional Interview

Lily Allen photographed for Billboard
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Lily Allen photographed on March 21st at The Mercer in New York City. Styling by Kemal & Karla at The Wall Group On Allen: Chanel cardigan, Topshop beaded bustier, Moschino lace short, Casadei pumps with black trim, Chelsea de Luca blue crystal earrings 

Lily Allen opened up about giving birth to her stillborn son in 2010 during an emotional interview on the The Jonathan Ross Show, which aired Saturday (Nov. 8).

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“I think it’s difficult for anybody regardless of what world it is that they live in,” the singer told host Ross. 

Allen said her husband, Sam Cooper, helped her through devastating experience. “What I took home from that experience what that even though it was the most unfortunate thing that could ever happen to a person, I was very fortunate in the sense that I have a loving partner to go home to and share that experience with,” she said, noting that there are 17 stillbirths per day in the United Kingdom.

Allen now has two daughters. She gave birth to Ethel Mary in November 2012 and Marnie Rose in January 2013. The 29-year-old says she’s open to third child.

"I'd love a boy. And I'd also like another girl just so I can call her Auxiliary Jane or Pizza," she said. "I quite like Pizza for a kid, or Megan Lolz that would be good. Megan Lolz."


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