Inside Danniella Westbrook’s close relationship with son and daughter – and why she split from their dads
DANNIELLA Westbrook is a proud mum to her two youngsters Jodie and Kai, recurrently gushing about them on her social media pages.
The EastEnders legend, 47, posted a throwback of the three of them having an accurate chuckle in Spain on Instagram, calling them “my world”.
While days ahead of she celebrated Jodie’s two-year relationship with her boyfriend Ayrton Simmons – a world champion racing driver.
She wished them efficiently on the milestone, posting a love coronary coronary coronary heart emoji beside it and calling the pair prince and princess.
Feeling nostalgic, she shared one totally different pic of Jodie and Kai, 24, collectively as youngsters ahead of posting one amongst her son with Danny Dyer on the EastEnders set.
Last week Jodie turned 20 and celebrated with a lavish residence occasion that included a Prosecco wall and monumental balloon current.
Danniella wrote: “Today’s all about you my dolly. I love you so much and I’m so proud of you. Enjoy today and the world is yours baby . I love you more than words can ever say . Love Mum xxxxx.”
Their lives have not been all plain crusing although. Danniella’s well-publicised dependancy troubles precipitated factors contained in the household residence rising up, and her relationships with the children’ respective dads, Robert Fernandez and Kevin Jenkins, did not remaining.
Danniella accused Kevin of repeatedly dishonest on her all by way of their 19 years collectively, whereas he blamed her drug use for the split.
Five years after they went their separate methods in 2014, Danniella begged Kevin for a divorce on his birthday.
Kai urged us in 2016 that he would usually concern discovering his mum lifeless and as a four-year-old witnessed her overdosing on cocaine.
But having come by the exhausting circumstances, the doting mum is nearer than ever to her youngsters.
She repaired her relationship with Jody after going three years with out seeing her attributable to battling womb most cancers and dealing with a web-based stalker.
In 2019 she talked about: “Jody is with her dad and that’s just a whole different issue because of different things but the stalker did play a huge part in that for her own safety.
“I haven’t spoken to Jody for three years. She’s 17, she’s gorgeous. Look, it’s very difficult, especially since I’ve been ill. Jody is doing her life and she’s doing very well, she’s done brilliantly at school and now she’s in college and she’s doing great, and her dad is a great dad and he’s doing what’s best for her, right now.”