The Let’s Make a Deal host, 49, took to Instagram final month to share the glad information that Taketa, 45, and her accomplice, Jason Fordham, welcomed a son through adoption. Brady additionally introduced that he may have a hand in elevating the little man.
“Hey y’all, meet Sunny! I like this little man already,” he wrote on the time alongside a video of him holding the tiny new child, whose full identify is Sundance-Isamu. “They are saying it takes a village to lift a toddler they usually’re proper!”
That village consists of him, his ex and her boyfriend, the Whose Line Is It Anyway? alum went on to clarify. “All youngsters will know is love if that’s what you present them,” he continued. “I’m honored to be in his life as his ‘Duncle’ and I like Mandie and Jason for together with me of their journey.”
Brady and Taketa separated in April 2006 after seven years of marriage. Their divorce was finalized in 2008. Regardless of their break up, the How I Met Your Mother alum and actress have stayed shut by means of the years as they proceed to coparent their 18-year-old daughter, Maile.
In November 2019, Brady instructed Us Weekly that the secret to successful coparenting is “time and figuring out when to let issues go for the larger good.” It helped, he added, that the dancer is “essentially the most superb girl on the planet and one of the vital superb mothers, I believe, that has ever walked the planet.”
The Broadway actor instructed Us, “Our daughter’s proof of that and the truth that she slaps me into form. She’s the rationale I believe that I’ve had the success I’ve.”
The Masked Singer season 2 champ spent the early days of the coronavirus pandemic living with Taketa and Fordham. Whereas some might have thought that will be awkward, he instructed Us in December 2020, “It’s, like, each different day.”
Brady nonetheless calls his ex his “greatest buddy,” he continued, telling Us, “She’s my household and her boyfriend is a part of that household. So who else would I spend this time with? … I’m very lucky that we have now that sort of relationship.”
After welcoming their new child, Taketa and Fordham shared a video through Instagram that documented their journey to turning into new dad and mom, which began in March. “We’ve expanded our blended household,” she wrote on September 19, including that Brady, who’s the little boy’s godfather, is “going to spoil Sunny like loopy!”