Oh, Baby! Ten Tots With Clout

Brangelina's tots dominate list of 10 most influential celebrity babies
By Nick McMaster,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 17, 2007 4:07 PM CST
In this photo released by TMZ.com, Britney Spears is shown driving with her sons, Sean Preston, 2, left, Jayden James, 1, in Malibu, Calif on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2007. (AP Photo/TMZ.COM)   (Associated Press)
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(Newser) – It's no surprise that many kids of celebrities attain star status, but sometimes the media attention can take on a life of its own: Consider the change in the tone of coverage of Tom Cruise after Suri came along. Forbes looked at web and press coverage for megastar kids under 6 years old to determine the 10 most influential Hollywood tykes:

  1. Shiloh Jolie-Pitt, mentioned in 2,000-plus articles this year
  2. Suri, Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes' daughter

  1. Zahara Jolie-Pitt, Shiloh's sister
  2. Sean Preston Federline, Britney Spears' elder son
  3. Pax Jolie-Pitt, the newest addition to the Brangelina brood
  4. Sam Alexis Woods, daughter of Tiger and model wife Elin
  5. David Banda, adopted by Madonna and Guy Ritchie
  6. Dannielynn Hope Marshall Birkhead, Anna Nicole's baby ranked No. 1 in press coverage
  7. Romeo and Cruz Beckham, two from David and Victoria's brood tied for last