Lee Teng and his wife, Gina Lin, have lost their child about six to seven months into the pregnancy.
The Taiwanese host, who is based in Singapore, posted the devastating news to his Instagram account at around 1am on July 28.
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先跟大家说声抱歉 很遗憾小豆芽没办法跟大家见面了 他悄悄的来 也悄悄的离去 我跟Gina 都在悲痛中 特别是身為一位母亲的Gina 在这段期间真的非常的不容易 请大家给我们一些时间跟空间 这段时间如果没有回复你们的简讯请多多见谅 我们会坚强度过这个难关 希望大家都平安健康 My wife and I are deeply saddened by the loss. Pardon us if we are not able to reply any messages at the moment. Please give us some time and space to overcome this plight. In the meantime, stay safe and take care.
His Chinese caption reads,
"Firstly, I would like to apologise
It is regretful that Little Beansprout won't be able to meet anyone.
He entered our lives quietly, and he's leaving quietly too.
Gina and I are in great pain
Especially Gina, as a mother
This period is really not easy
Please give us some time and space
We seek your understanding if we are unable to reply your messages
We will overcome this hurdle with strength
Hope that everyone is safe and healthy"
Proposed in March 2020
Lee, 36, proposed to Lin, who is in her late 20s, in March this year.
The latter is also a Taiwanese based in Singapore.
In another 8 World report, it was revealed that Lin experienced severe morning sickness.
Lee's post has been met with an outpouring of support from fellow artistes.
Aileen Tan, Patricia Mok, Yao Wenlong, and more expressed their condolences, and told the couple to take care.
Top image via Lee Teng and Gina Lin's Instagram