10 Celebrities Who Have Adopted Children
10 Celebrities Who Have Adopted Children
10 Celebrities Who Have Adopted Children
The pull of having a family can be a strong one. Here are 10 celebrities who have adopted children.


Sandra Bullock
Sandra Bullock
Though Sandra Bullock started the adoption process with then husband Jesse James, she continued the adoption process after they divorced.

In 2010, she formally adopted son Louis, and she continues to be a single mom.


Katherine Heigl
Katherine Heigl
Actress Katherine Heigl is no stranger to adoption. Her older sister, Megan, was adopted from Korea, and she has adopted 2 daughters, Naleigh and Adalaide.

Here she is with daughter, Naleigh, and husband, Josh Kelly.


Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman
Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman
Though Tom Cruise and Nicole Kidman were married for 11 years, they had no biological children of their own. They did adopt two kids in 2001, Isabella and Connor.

Here is Tom and Connor court-side at a Lakers game.


Hugh Jackman
Hugh Jackman
How cool would it be to have Wolverine as your dad? X-Men star, Hugh Jackman, has two adopted children, Oscar and Ava, with longtime wife Deborra-Lee Furness.

They adopted after his wife had two miscarriages.


Madonna
Madonna
Madonna has controversially adopted two children. Her son David and daughter Mercy, from the African country Malawi.

She also has biological daughter, Lourdes.


Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron
Charlize Theron adopted her son, Jackson, in 2012 from her native South Africa.

Jackson holds dual citizenship from the United States and South Africa.


Michelle Pfeiffer
Michelle Pfeiffer


Michelle Pfieffer and her husband, writer David E. Kelly, have an adopted daughter, Claudia.


Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie
Rumors abound that one reason Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston broke up was because Brad wanted kids.

He certainly got them when he married Angelina Jolie, as she had already adopted son, Maddox, from Cambodia. They subsequently adopted their daughter, Zahara,from Ethiopia, and son, Pax, from Vietnam. They also have three biological children of their own.


Sharon Stone
Sharon Stone


Basic Instinct actress, Sharon Stone, has 3 adopted sons: Roan, Laird, and Quinn.


Viola Davis
Viola Davis
Actress Viola Davis adopted her daughter, Genesis, in 2011.

Here they are visiting a pumpkin patch for Halloween.