Alec Baldwin and Hilaria Baldwin are the latest celebrity couple to welcome a child via surrogate, after announcing the birth of daughter Lucia just months after the birth of their son Eduardo.
See the other celebs — Kim Kardashian and Cameron Diaz among them — who have gone to surrogacy to expand their family.
Amy Smart and Carter Oosterhouse
Amy Smart and husband Carter Oosterhouse had their daughter, Flora, with a surrogate in December of 2016. She wrote on Instagram, “Feeling so grateful to have her in my arms… after years of fertility struggles I give thanks today to our kind, loving surrogate for carrying her.”
After welcoming his son Wyatt, Anderson Cooper wrote, “I am grateful to a remarkable surrogate who carried Wyatt and watched over him lovingly, and tenderly, and gave birth to him. It is an extraordinary blessing — what she and all surrogates give to families who can’t have children. My surrogate has a beautiful family of her own, a wonderfully supportive husband and kids, and I am incredibly thankful for all the support they have given Wyatt and me. My family is blessed to have this family in our lives.”
Andy Cohen welcomed his son Benjamin in February of 2019 after announcing he was using a surrogate on “Watch What Happens Live.”
Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden
Benji Madden and Cameron Diaz welcomed their daughter Raddix via surrogate in 2020.
Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman
Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman welcomed both of their children via surrogate after Banks struggled with getting pregnant. Her son Felix is now nine, and her younger son Magnus is eight.
Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade
In 2018 Gabrielle Union took to Instagram to announce her surrogate baby, saying, “We are sleepless and delirious but so excited to share that our miracle baby arrived last night via surrogate.” Their daughter Kaavia now regularly makes appearances on their social media.
Giuliana and Bill Rancic
Giuliana and Bill Rancic famously documented their surrogacy journey on their former reality show, “Giuliana and Bill.” Their son, Edward, is now eight years old.
Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent
Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent have surrogacy to thank for their two children, Poppy and Oskar.
Jimmy Fallon and Nancy Juvonen
Jordana Brewster said she “needed to use a surrogate” to welcome her two boys, Rowan and Juliet.
Kandi Buruss and Todd Tucker
Kandi Buruss and husband Todd Tucker welcomed their daughter, Blaze, with a surrogate in November of 2019 following high-risk pregnancies.
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West used two different surrogates to welcome daughter Chicago and son Psalm.
Kristen Wiig and Avi Rothman
Kristen Wiig and husband Avi Rothman welcomed twins via surrogate in 2020. The “Barb and Star go to Vista Del Mar” star revealed the names of the twins in the credits of the movie.
In 2015 Lucy Liu welcomed a son via “gestational carrier.” The actress recently celebrated Rockwell Lloyd Liu’s fifth birthday.
Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban
After struggling with fertility following her three previous children, Nicole Kidman added a daughter to her family via surrogate.
Ricky Martin and Jwan Yosef
Ricky Martin and Jwan Yosef showed their fans their son Renn in October of 2019. The couple also shares twins Valentino and Matteo.
Tyra Banks welcomed her baby, York, in 2016 via surrogate. “As we thank the angel of a woman that carried our miracle baby boy for us, we pray for everyone who struggles to reach this joyous milestone,” she wrote after welcoming her son.
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