“I’m 52 and a half years old. My mother is in heaven right now. It’ll be the three-year anniversary on February 8,” he begins. “And on February 8, I’m going to make one of her dreams come true because in real life Shemar Moore is about to be a daddy!”
Watch the video to see Jennifer and the studio audience react to Shemar’s happy news!
Shemar's mother Marilyn Joan Wilson-Moore passed away in 2020 at the age of 76. At the time Shemar shared that she suffered from heart issues after being diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in 1999.
“Your mama is gonna be so proud, smiling at you from heaven,” Jennifer says in her interview with Shemar.
“I’m so excited. I’m sorry she can’t be here,” he adds.
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In the forthcoming episode Shemar also shares that he thought he might not get the opportunity to experience parenthood, and opens up about how his faith plays a part.
“I was worried for a while. ‘Maybe that ship had sailed’ kind of thing,” Shemar explains. “God had my back. Things lined up. My life is pretty grand, but I know whenever God does call my name, once I get this experience, I’m gonna go to heaven whole.”