Katy Perry was initially hot n cold about motherhood.
“I did a lot of work behind that stuck feeling of not being maternal, although I was very maternal with all of my friends,” she told host Chelsea Handler during the May 12 episode of the Dear Chelsea podcast. “I mean, my fans and my friends, they all called me mom, because I love to take care of people. I find joy through other people’s joy. Like, if they’re having a great time, I’m having a great time. But still, there was a little bit of a disconnect.”
However, Orlando’s relationship with his 11-year-old son Flynn Bloom, who he shares with ex-wife Miranda Kerr, made her begin to think otherwise.
On that journey, I saw the little spots that needed attention and Orlando—I saw what a great father he was with his first child,” said the 37-year-old.