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Jamie Chung Used a Surrogate Because She Was ‘Terrified’ Pregnancy Would Hurt Her Career

Seven months after welcoming twin boys with husband Bryan Greenberg, Jamie Chung is opening up about her reasons for choosing surrogacy. “I was terrified of becoming pregnant," Chung told TODAY Parents in a candid interview published on June 8. "I was terrified of putting my life on hold for two-plus years. In my industry, it feels like you’re easily forgotten if you don’t work within the next month of your last job. Things are so quickly paced in what we do. So it’s a compromise that we made together as a couple.”
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Jamie Chung says she had her twins via surrogate to protect her career: ‘I was terrified of becoming pregnant’

Jamie Chung has opened up about welcoming her twin sons via surrogate and how she feared getting pregnant would damage her career. The 39-year-old actor discussed her and her husband Bryan Greenberg’s decision to start their family through surrogacy, as their twins were born last October, during a phone interview with Today Parents.Chung said she was concerned that if she got pregnant, she would have to put her career “on hold” and feared that she would be “easily forgotten about” in her field.“I was terrified of becoming pregnant,” she explained. “I was terrified of putting my life on hold for...
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Jamie Chung used a surrogate for fear of pregnancy hurting her career

Jamie Chung had her career in mind when she opted to use a surrogate to welcome twin sons last year. “I was terrified of becoming pregnant,” the actress, 39, told Today Parents Wednesday. “I was terrified of putting my life on hold for two-plus years,” she added. “In my industry, it feels like you’re easily forgotten if you don’t work within the next month of your last job. Things are so quickly paced in what we do.” Chung noted that while many may think “she’s so vain” and “didn’t want to get pregnant,” her choice was “more complicated.” The “Real World” alum explained, “I...
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