10 Celebrities Who Have Adopted Children

Wannathankyou/16th November, 2018


There are no unwanted children, just unfound families.

Thanksgiving is coming up, and so is the National Adoption Day! As the US collectively put their efforts to create an awareness of children in foster care waiting to find their permanent families, we bring you a list of celebrities who have adopted children. 

1. Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman


Though Cruise and Kidman have split up now, the couple adopted two children, Isabella Jane and Connor Antony, when they were married. 

2. Hugh Jackman



The Wolverine in the X-Men film series, Hugh Jackman adopted two children, Oscar and Ava along with his wife Deborra-Lee Furness, following two miscarriages. 

3. Kristin Davis



The Sex and the City Star, Kristin Davis has two adopted children on her own. She adopted a daughter, Gemma Rose Davis in 2011 and a boy in 2018. 
 
4. Jamie Lee Kurtis



The established actress Jamie Lee Kurtis, along with her husband Christopher Guest has adopted two children, Annie and Thomas. 

5. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt



Jolie and her Ex-Husband Pitt have quite a large family, with three children born to them and three others who were adopted.   

6. Sandra Bullock


The actress who made a breakthrough in the movie Speed, adopted her first son in 2010 and a second child, a daughter in 2015 as a single parent. 

7. Diane Keaton


Keaton chose the motherhood at the age of 50, after the demise of her father. She has two adopted children, daughter Dexter and a son Duke. 

8. Madonna


The Queen of Pop who is the biological mother of two, has adopted four kids, David Branda,Mercy James and twins Esther and Stella.

9. Meg Ryan


Meg Ryan, who has a son with her ex-husband Dennis Quaid, has adopted a daughter from China, whom she has named Daisy True. 

10. Katherine Heigl


Katherine Heigl along with her husband Josh Kelly, adopted a first daughter, Naleigh from South Korea in 2009, and a second daughter, Adalide, from the US in 2012.  


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