According to Page Six, vegan couple Rooney Mara and Joaquin Phoenix are expecting a baby! The animal rights activists and vegans are currently engaged to be married.

Sources say that Mara may be up to six months along in her pregnancy. The stars’ reps declined to comment on the pregnancy. The couple has been engaged since July 2019 and were seen together at numerous awards events in late 2019 and early 2020 during Joaquin Phoenix’s acting nominations for the movie Joker.

The couple recently published an op-ed in the Washington Post calling for a ban on wet markets. The pair also urged the government to close CAFOs, or “concentrated animal feeding operations.”

Both Phoenix and Mara are known for the animal activism, Phoenix had a busy animal activism schedule during the 2019 awards season, where he was nominated for his role in Joker. Mara has done undercover investigations in England and often joins Phoenix at protests.

Raising a vegan family? Check out how to feed an infant a vegan diet, raising a vegan baby, plant-based baby foods and how to feed vegan kids.

Learn How to Cook Plant-Based Meals at Home

Reducing your meat intake and eating more plant-based foods is known to help with chronic inflammation, heart health, mental wellbeing, fitness goals, nutritional needs, allergies, gut health and more! Dairy consumption also has been linked many health problems, including acne, hormonal imbalance, cancer, prostate cancer and has many side effects

For those of you interested in eating more plant-based, we highly recommend downloading the Food Monster App — with over 15,000 delicious recipes it is the largest plant-based recipe resource to help reduce your environmental footprint, save animals and get healthy! And, while you are at it, we encourage you to also learn about the environmental and health benefits of a plant-based diet.

Here are some resources to get you started:

For more Animal, Earth, Life, Vegan Food, Health, and Recipe content published daily, subscribe to the One Green Planet Newsletter! Lastly, being publicly-funded gives us a greater chance to continue providing you with high quality content. Please consider supporting us by donating!