As we chat, the 35-year-old former bricklayer from Perth finishes a big dish of ice cream, topped with whipped cream, then reaches into the pocket of his jeans and pulls out a crumpled piece of paper full of scribbled phone numbers of people he has promised to call: evidence that he has stuck to his guns. “No, I’m not making a statement, I just don’t like phones.I don’t like it when people ring me, It’s like ‘leave me alone’.” He chuckles. My agents hate it because they can’t get hold of me but my belief is that we survived for many years without cell phones and we still got hold of each other. “There is a fantastical element to my job because there is loads of glitz and glam attached to it.The pair have made no secret of wanting a larger brood following the birth of their 13-month-old son Rocket Zot, and will no doubt be thrilled for their little one to have a sibling to play with.Friends are claiming the 28-year-old is in Sydney to tell her family she’s having a baby in person, in between her promotional duties for the high-end brand.
The paper also reports the media have been banned from asking Lara about her pregnancy during her current press tour.
A few weeks before James Cameron’s sci-fi epic Avatar hit cinemas and became the most successful film of all time, I interviewed the film’s star Sam Worthington, at that time unknown.
Unassuming and fantastic company, the Australian actor assured me (like all up-and-coming actors do) that success in Hollywood would not affect him.
The famously private pair didn’t confirm when they were expecting their first child, son Rocket, the first time around either.
The couple wed in secret in December 2014, in front of only a handful of friends and family, not confirming the marriage until many months later. that she plans to expand her brood with her husband.