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Katie surveys life experts Grant, Rekha, and Trapp on the worst way to announce you’re knocked up.
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Director – Michael Shaubach
Writer – Katie Marovitch
Producer – Francesca McLafferty
Production Coordinator – Olivia Aguilar
Director of Photography – Cooper James
Hair & Make Up – Denise R. Valentine
Sound Mixer – Bo Sundberg of BoTown Sound
Editor – Yaniv Elani