Danielle Savre is giving her childhood best friend the gift of a lifetime.
The Station 19 actress, 32, has donated her eggs to her friend Chris Ogden-Harkins and his husband Jacob Ogden-Harkins in order to help the couple start a family.
“I donated my eggs to Chris and Jake and now their surrogate is pregnant and will be having a baby this November,” she announced with the dads-to-be on ABC 7. “This family is about to get bigg
Chris and Jacob have already started an Instagram profile for their unborn baby, revealing they’re expecting a girl in November whom they’ve already named Aspen Grey. “I think we’re hoping this makes people less scared about approaching this,” Savre said.
“She’s been so open, so willing to let us share, and be excited about our journey,” said Chris. “And letting people know who are wanting to start a journey of their own, you can do it in many different ways.”
“Everyone’s blown away by what you can do now with science,” Jake added. “It’s amazing. It’s beautiful. Not to sound corny, it’s magical. It’s been amazing. Thanks to Danielle.”