Josh Gad Jokes: I ‘Became a Deadbeat Father’ After Ava’s Birth
Josh Gad is a new dad — and he’s not afraid to admit he hasn’t exactly been completely present since the birth of now 7-month-old Ava Tanya.
“It was really nice because I became a deadbeat father and left my family behind to go get laughs.”
Despite the distance, the Love and Other Drugs actor has already won over his baby girl — whom he calls “mooshki” because “it’s kind of like munchkin, but she’s even cuter” — with his musical talent.
“She responds to this song more than she responds to anything,” he shares of his lullaby before belting out,
“I know/that you’re the cutest baby in the whole wide world/I love what you do to me.”
Gayle’s response to Gad’s impromptu performance? “It’s so soothing,” she joked.
— Anya Leon