He described the former Playboy Playmate as "calmer, sadder, a bit broken, yet ... quite beautiful."
Smith "giggles like a schoolgirl" talking about her partner and attorney, Howard K. Stern, and beams at the newborn, whose paternity is in dispute. Photographer Larry Birkhead has filed suit in Los Angeles seeking a paternity test to determine whether he or Stern fathered the little girl.
The reality TV star and spokesmodel for TrimSpa crumbled "like a stack of cards" when her son's name was mentioned, Steines wrote, adding in his 15 years with "Entertainment Tonight," he had "never seen such a level of heart break."
The first part of the interview airs Thursday on "Entertainment Tonight."
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