Broadway actress Ruthie Ann Miles is
March 24, 2020
LOS ANGELES (AP) ó Broadway actress Ruthie Ann Miles, who
tragically lost her daughter and unborn child two years ago, is
The Tony-winner shared on Twitter that she is due this spring.
In 2018, Miles and her four-year-old daughter Abigail were
struck by a vehicle on a New York street that killed Abigail and
a friendís one-year-old son. Miles was pregnant at the time of
the crash and lost her unborn daughter, who she planned to name
Sophia, two months later.
In her Twitter message announcing the pregnancy, Miles thanked
those who supported her and her husband Jonathan Blumenstein
after the crash and let them grieve for the past two years.
"We know Abigail Joy and Sophia would have loved being big
sisters and are loving watching their family grow," Miles wrote.
Editorís note: Ruthie Ann Blumenstein, whose stage name is
Ruthie Ann Miles, won a Tony Award for her role in The King & I.
The actress and singer is best known for her roles in musical
theatre and television. Off-Broadway, she played Christmas Eve
in Avenue Q and starred as Imelda Marcos in Here Lies Love.