Though they were born in June, she’s yet to bring them home in Mumbai
The Hush Post: Model turned actress Lisa Ray has welcomed twin daughters via surrogacy. In an interview with Bombay Times, she said, “I am attempting to coordinate feeding, napping and play schedules while juggling work, self-care, travel and time with friends, family and my hubby”.
The actor shared the photo of her twins Sufi and Soleil on Twitter and wrote along in the caption, “Stand back world: here comes Soufflé (Sufi plus Soleil) My girls know the future is female. Thank you for all your support and blessings. Takes a village.”
“I can’t wait to bring our daughters to our home in Mumbai,” she said. The twin daughters were born through surrogacy in Tbilisi, Georgia in June.
“I wanted to share our struggles and triumph. Having been open about my cancer journey and receiving so much unconditional support, sharing this moment of happiness feels right,’ she further said.
“I will teach my girls to be resilient, strong, open, and that they can achieve anything they set their hearts on,” she said.
“I can’t resist whispering in their tiny ears — ‘The Future is Female’, Lisa said.
The actress was diagnosed with a rare cancer of the white blood cells, on June 23, 2009. She is required to be on a lifelong dose of medication. The actress-model got married to longtime beau Jason Dehni on October 20, 2012. Lisa announced that she was cancer-free after a stem cell transplant in April 2010.