Adoptions

Spotted: Celebrity Trainer Jillian Michaels With Her Son & Daughter

June 11th, 2012 1:03pm EDT
Jillian Michaels
Personal trainer Jillian Michaels seems to be adjusting to motherhood quite easily. We spotted the former "Biggest Loser" trainer and her partner Heidi Rhoades in Malibu, Calif., over the weekend with their two new additions to their family.

The couple pushed their kids in a stroller, and Jillian played with her daughter on the swings at a park.

Jillian and Heid's family grew quickly. Heidi gave birth to son Phoenix on May 3, and the couple welcomed 2-year-old daughter Lukensia from Haiti two weeks later.

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Sarah Silverman Fears Passing On Her Depression To Biological Children

June 2nd, 2012 4:00pm EDT
Sarah Silverman
Sarah Silverman has no plans to give birth because she doesn't want to risk passing on her depression to a son or daughter.

The 41-year-old star admits her gynecologist has suggested she freeze her eggs, but Silverman insists she has no plans to become a mom, unless she adopts.

On TV show "The Conversation with Amanda DeCadenet" on Thursday, she explained, "I don't want kids. I'd love to adopt someday and I have a lot of adoption in my family... I know that I have this depression and that it's in my family. Every family has their stuff but, for me, I just don't feel strong enough to see t...
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Comanche Nation Officially Adopts Johnny Depp

May 22nd, 2012 2:30pm EDT
The Lone Ranger
Actor Johnny Depp has been formally inducted into the Comanche Nation as the newest member of the Native American tribe.

The Dark Shadows star has touted his unique ancestry over the last several years, recently revealing his great-grandmother was a Cherokee Indian.

And now, as Depp portrays Comanche Nation fictional character Tonto in a movie reboot of classic western TV series The Lone Ranger, organization officials have invited the actor to embrace his family history and become an official member of the tribe.

LaDonna Harris, the president of Americans for Indian Opportunity, says,...
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Jennifer Lopez Considered Adoption After Making The Movie 'What To Expect When You're Expecting'

May 16th, 2012 11:18am EDT
Jennifer Lopez
The new romantic comedy What to Expect When You’re Expecting tells several interweaving stories of mothers to be. Jennifer Lopez plays a woman in the process of adopting an Ethiopian baby. Though Lopez gave birth to twins herself, she said the film made her consider adoption.

“It’s funny because before the movie, I never really thought about adoption at all,” Lopez said. “I just always wanted to have my own baby and I was so focused on that, it took me awhile to have my own. But after the film and during the making of the film when I held those two little Ethiopian twins, I fell in love i...
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Sandra Bullock, Angelina Jolie Voted Sweetest & Spiciest Celeb Moms In Mother’s Day Survey

May 13th, 2012 12:56pm EDT
Angelina Jolie
Mothers are generally regarded as sweet, but some even have a spicier side, too!

Good Earth Tea, maker of the unique “Original Sweet & Spicy” herbal tea blend, set out to find out all about these two mom types through their first ever Sweet & Spicy Mother’s Day survey.

The results?

Sandra Bullock was the clear choice for “Sweetest Celebrity Mom,” with more than 33% of the vote.

The title of “Spiciest Celebrity Mom” was a tight race, with Angelina Jolie nabbing 22.3% of the vote over Sophia Vergara (21.9%) and Joan Rivers (21.4%)!

Do you agree with the results? Which Hollywood moms wou...
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Charlize Theron Debuts Her Adorable Son Jackson

May 8th, 2012 11:00am EDT
Charlize Theron
First-time mom Charlize Theron protectively held her son Jackson today as she made her way through a crowd of photographers and security at Charles De Gaulle International Airport in Paris.

The single star adopted four-month-old Jackson in March, much to the surprise of fans.

Last month she told Ryan Seacrest in an interview, "I didn't think I would be a fan of the swaddling but the swaddling is pretty amazing... It's like a straightjacket and you just feel like it's child abuse but, for some reason, they (babies) just love it."

She follows in the footsteps of Sandra Bullock, who is al...
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Filming 'What To Expect...' Made Jennifer Lopez Open To Adoption

May 7th, 2012 9:54am EDT
Jennifer Lopez
Playing an adoptive parent in "What To Expect When You're Expecting" has opened Jennifer Lopez's eyes to loving "another child that is not yours."

The star, 42, plays a woman going through the adoption process, and Lopez admits the role made her think about whether she would be able to go through the process herself.

She told Access Hollywood, "Before this movie, it wasn't something that had occurred to me. But after this movie, yes, I could see myself definitely doing it and being open to it for sure... Whereas, before I never thought about it, really."

Lopez also reveals her onscreen b...
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Miley Cyrus Adopts Abandoned Puppy Left Outside A Walmart

May 3rd, 2012 12:14pm EDT
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus got more than she bargained for during a recent grocery shopping trip after adopting a dog which had been abandoned at the store.

The singer/actress was shopping at Walmart when she found a puppy left to fend for itself outside.

Cyrus decided to take the dog home, and tweeted a snap of her new pet getting groomed on Wednesday.

She writes, "He was left in a box in front of Walmart. I don't understand how people can be so cruel. That's why we named him Happy."

Happy will have plenty of company at Cyrus' home - she has three other dogs; Lila, Floyd and Ziggy.
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Katherine Heigl And Josh Kelley Adopt Their Second Daughter

April 25th, 2012 11:52pm EDT
Katherine Heigl
Katherine Heigl and husband Josh Kelley have welcomed another daughter into their family.

The actress and singer adopted their first daughter, Naleigh, from South Korea three years ago; and now a rep for Katherine confirmed that Naleigh, 3, now has a little sister.

"Yes they have adopted a baby," Katherine's rep confirmed to ET Canada. "No further details [are available] at this time."

Back in February Katherine told Parent & Child magazine that the couple had discussed their plans for a family before they were even engaged; and she also hinted at the second adoption as well as someday a...
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Katherine Heigl And Josh Kelley Adopt A Second Child

April 25th, 2012 8:24pm EDT
Katherine Heigl
Actress Katherine Heigl and her singer husband Josh Kelley have adopted a second child.

The couple adopted baby daughter Naleigh from South Korea in 2009 when she was 10 months old, and now the Knocked Up star has become a mom once again.

A representative for Heigl confirms to ET Canada that she and Kelley have taken in another girl, although further details were unavailable as WENN went to press.

The actress will be hoping she forms a bond with the new baby quicker than she did with little Naleigh.

She recently said, "People are always talking about the strong bond between mother a...
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