5 Celebs Who Used Surrogate Moms

And lots of them had twins
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Nov 2, 2014 1:40 PM CST
Puerto Rican singer Ricky Martin laughs out loud during a press conference promoting the fourth season of reality show and singing competition, "La Voz Mexico," in Mexico City, Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.   (AP Photo/EduardoVerdugo)

(Newser) – Not all celebrity babies are carried inside a celebrity—HLN rounds up 11 times stars used a surrogate mom. A sampling:

  • Ricky Martin: His twin boys, Matteo and Valentino, were born with the help of a surrogate mom in 2008.
  • Neil Patrick Harris: He and David Burtka had, yes, twins—Gideon and Harper—via surrogate in 2010.
  • Dennis Quaid: He and wife Kimberly Buffington also became parents to twins via surrogate. Thomas and Zoe were born in 2007.

  • Robert De Niro: His daughter with wife Grace Hightower, Helen Grace, is one of three of De Niro's kids born via surrogate.
  • Angela Bassett: She and Courtney B. Vance became parents to Bronwyn Golden and Slater Josiah, via surrogate, in 2008.
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