Tommy Mallet has vows he ‘has to be strong’ for his fiancée Georgia Kousoulou, after they suffered a devastating miscarriage.
In an exclusive clip from their ITVBe series Baby Steps, which airs on Thursday, the former TOWIE star says he’s determined to support his partner through their loss, after she stayed strong during his own mental health struggles last year.
Viewers will see the fallout of Georgia and Tommy’s miscarriage after it occurred while they were in the middle of filming their reality show.
The clip shows Tommy reflecting on the miscarriage while driving his car, admitting he’s ‘worried’ the loss of their unborn baby will ‘hit him’ unexpectedly.
He says: ‘I cope with things a little bit different because when you’ve been rock bottom the only way is up from it so staying strong for me is number one priority. Like Georgia was when I was ill last year.’
EXCLUSIVE: Tommy Mallet vows he ‘has to be strong’ for his fiancée Georgia Kousoulou in the latest episode of their ITVBe series Baby Steps, after they suffered a devastating miscarriage
Emotional: Viewers will see the fallout of Georgia and Tommy’s miscarriage after it occurred while they were in the middle of filming their reality show
Tommy then adds: ‘I feel strong at the minute because I’ve got to be for Georgia and the baby, but I’m just a bit worried it’s gonna hit me one day, as it stands I’ve just got to carry on.
‘It’s my turn to be there for Georgia, she’s been there for me so I’ve just got to make sure I’m there for her.’
The third episode of Baby Steps, Georgia and Tommy head to their 12-week scan, where they receive the heartbreaking news that they have miscarried, and turn to their friends and family for support.
The nans decide to look after son Brody while Georgia and Tommy take some much-needed respite and get away to Majorca.
Whilst they take the time to relax, Georgia and Tommy also take the opportunity to go shopping for the house and get stuck into some household DIY.
Meanwhile, as Brody approaches his second birthday, Georgia starts planning the celebrations, but after going overboard for his first, will she be able to keep to a small party this time?
Last month the pair gave fans an update after revealing the devastating news that they had suffered a miscarriage.
Georgia took to her Instagram with a heartfelt post as she prepared to undergo surgery, revealing they’d been told of their loss at their 12 week scan.
Tough: The clip shows Tommy reflecting on the miscarriage while driving his car, admitting he’s ‘worried’ the loss of their unborn baby will ‘hit him’ unexpectedly
Giving fans an update Tommy explained that he was ‘so proud’ of Georgia, who was on the mend after surgery.
He penned: ‘& just like that life changes, it’s been a rough few days for my family but as always we keep it moving, Georgia is on the mend and it’s mine and Brodys mission to build her back up..
‘We was documenting the pregnancy for our show and found out the bad news whilst filming, and as a family we’ve always said we need to keep it real no matter what, so we are going to finish the show off and hopefully help some people along the way! (sic)
He added: ‘I’m so proud of Georgia, thank you for the messages we really appreciate it’
Meanwhile, Georgia shared a series of quotes to her Instagram Stories after revealing the heartbreaking news.
One read: ‘What didn’t work out was only protecting and preparing your energy for what will work out. Something greater is manifesting for you’
Another said: ‘Focus on the steps in front of you, and not the whole staircase’
Devastation: Georgia posted a black and white photo of herself in her hospital bed as she told followers the shock had left her ‘without words’
Georgia posted a black and white photo of herself in her hospital bed as she told followers the miscarriage shock had left her ‘without words’.
Writing: ‘Our 12 week scan to be told our baby had not survived & I needed an op…’
’12 weeks of feeling every emotion, hoping & praying but in the end, nothing else we could of done’
‘We don’t really have the words to say right now except we are lucky to have amazing family & friends around us .. & most importantly we are blessed to have our beautiful Brody who we couldn’t of got through this without him’.
Before adding: ‘We will have the words soon but right now we are taking time for us as a family’.
Georgia and Tommy: Baby Steps airs Thursdays at 9pm on ITVBE and ITVX.