Lisa Marie Presley’s daughter Riley Keough and her husband, Ben Smith-Petersen, are parents of a baby girl! A representative of the actress confirmed the piece of good news to the media outlet Page Six.
According to various media outlets, Riley and her husband Ben secretly welcomed their first child together. Continue reading further to know more details about the daughter of Riley Keough and her husband Ben Smith-Petersen.
Lisa Marie’s Presley daughter Riley Keough secretly welcomed her first child with husband Ben Smith-Petersen
Yeah, you read that right. Lisa Marie Presley’s daughter Riley Keough and her husband, Ben Smith-Petersen are officially proud parents of a daughter! The couple welcomed their first child together secretly.
On Sunday, while reading a letter from his wife Riley at Lisa Marie Presley’s memorial at Graceland, he let the cat out of the bag. At that time, he went on to reveal that he and his wife Riley already have a daughter.
A part of Riley’s letter to her late mom read, “Thank you for showing me love is the only thing that matters in this life. I hope I can love my daughter the way you loved me, the way you loved my brother and my sisters.”
It further read, “Thank you for giving me strength, my heart, my empathy, my courage, my sense of humor, my manners, my temper, my wildness, my tenacity. I’m a product of your heart, my sisters are a product of your heart, my brother is a product of your heart.”
When did Riley Keough and her husband Ben Smith-Petersen get married?
For those of you who are unaware, let us share with you, Riley and her husband Ben tied the knot in the year 2015. While reading out the latter by his wife Riley to her late mom, Ben didn’t disclose the name or more details about the pair’s daughter.
The rock ’n’ roll heiress is the only child of the Can’t Help Falling in Love singer Elvis Presley and his wife, Priscilla Presley who died on January 12, 2023, after suffering a cardiac arrest.
Lisa Marie Presley was a mom of 4
Along with Riley, Lisa Marie was also a doting mom to twin daughters, Finley and Harper Lockwood, 14, and son Benjamin Keough who committed suicide in July 2020. He passed away at the age of 27.
Riley who was supposed to speak at the memorial, sat down in the front row, meanwhile her husband Ben read the heartfelt letter on her behalf. She recalled, “I remember you giving me baths as a baby, driving me in my car seat listening to Aretha Franklin … taking me for ice cream after school in Florida.”
She added, “I remember you singing to me and my brother lullabies at night, and how you’d lay with us until we fell asleep.” The letter further read, “I remember how it felt be loved by the most loving mother I’ve ever known. How safe it felt to be in your arms: I remember that feeling as a child and I remember it two weeks ago on your couch.”
Losing a loved one is never easy. Sending love, light, and strength to the near and dear ones of Lisa Marie Presley during this hard time. Don’t forget to stay tuned with us for the latest updates from the world of showbiz.