Rachel Bloom Opens Up About Giving Birth During Covid, Losing Adam Schlesinger
“Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” co-creator and star Rachel Bloom talked frankly about the experience of losing her good friend Adam Schlesinger and giving birth to her daughter at the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic in an upcoming episode of Lemonade Media’s “Good Kids” podcast.Despite the sad subject matter, Bloom takes a hopeful tone, noting that the amount of time she’s spent thinking about “the life cycle and the death cycle, and how they’re linked” had profoundly changed her.“I gave birth in the middle of Covid and then my daughter was also in the Nicu, and then a week later, my friend died of Covid,” Bloom says in the podcast, which drops with the new season Sept.
29 on Apple podcasts.
“The second she came into the world, I found out my friend Adam was on a ventilator.
And actually, they were on a ventilator at the same time,