9 Embarrassing Celeb Parents
Get ready to cringe, courtesy of Jamie Foxx
By Evann Gastaldo, Newser Staff
Posted Mar 2, 2013 6:40 AM CST
Actor Jamie Foxx, right, and daughter Corinne Bishop arrive at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre on Sunday Feb. 24, 2013, in Los Angeles.   (Photo by John Shearer/Invision/AP)

(Newser) – Being rich and famous doesn't necessarily exempt you from sometimes embarrassing your kids. The Huffington Post rounds up nine celebrity parents (and parents of celebrities) who have almost certainly caused their children to cringe:

  • Jamie Foxx: So his 19-year-old daughter was accompanying him at the Oscars. So what? He still went ahead and flirted with singer Kelly Rowland on the red carpet, telling her, "I’ve always had a crush on you."

  • Billy Ray Cyrus: Let's just say he probably regrets that time he said that daughter Miley's role on Hannah Montana "destroyed my family."
  • Kris Jenner: The Kardashian kids have been treated to embarrassing moments galore, thanks to the fact that their mom has her own reality show. She once apparently slipped male enhancement pills into her husband's coffee, and now the whole world knows about it. Enough said.
  • Joe Simpson: Who can forget that time he talked about daughter Jessica's "double Ds" and called her "sexy"?
Click for the complete list, if you can handle the shame.

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right2dave
Mar 3, 2013 6:39 AM CST
Rasing kids is hard enough without dipstiks like this in the media.
ApolitickalExtremist
Mar 2, 2013 11:15 AM CST
The story would be more interesting and rare if you had posted which celebrities weren't an embarrassment.