“Hope the spirit of Sluggs lives on!” Daisy May Cooper revealed that she has named her baby son after the late co-star of This Country co-star Michael Selig
Daisy May Cooper paid tribute to her late baby boy Michael Sliggs upon naming her newborn.
The 34-year-old star of this country welcomed a baby boy on September 1, but stayed in hospital for “a painful few days” after suffering complications from labor.
In a cute post on Instagram on Friday, the actress revealed that all is well now that she announced the name of her little girl.
Greetings: In a cute post on Instagram on Friday, Daisy May Cooper revealed that now everything is fine with herself and the newborn as she praised her late star Michael Sliggs by his name
Next to the picture of the newborn, she wrote, “Many of you ask what the bubble is. We named it Jack Michael Weston.
“Michael’s middle name is after our dear friend Michael Slighs who we lost last year. Long live the spirit of sloths!” Willwestonlandscape [sic]”.
Michael passed away in July 2019 of heart failure at the age of 33.
Co-stars: Daisy and her brother Charlie (left) starred alongside Michael Sliggs (right) in the BBC award-winning BBC trilogy, This Country
Just two months ago, in May, Michael revealed that he was terminally ill after a “fairly rapid” deterioration, later explaining that he had heart failure.
He played Slugette by Michael Slugs on the BBC Three sitcom This Country alongside Daisy, who plays Kerry Mucklowe.
The show traces the daily exploits of best friends Keri and Curtin in rural England.
Tragic loss: Michael passed away in July 2019 of heart failure at the age of only 33. He played the role of Michael Slugs in the BBC Three sitcom.
Daisy shares her two-week-old son Michael with her husband Will Weston. The couple also has a daughter named Pep.
Last week, the actress revealed that she had to stay in the hospital for a few days as she wrote, “ I can’t thank deliverysuitegrh for everything they do for little Bubba and me.
“These were very shocking days and they went to great lengths” (sic).
Adorable: Daisy shares her two-week-old son Michael with her husband Will Weston. The couple also has a daughter named Pep