While many celebrities have had children from multiple marriages, many have found a way to make their blended families work. Read on to learn more about the lives of some of Hollywood‘s most successful and prominent blended families.
Kourtney Kardashian was with her ex-boyfriend Scott Disick for nearly ten years before going their separate ways. They had three children together, Mason, Penelopeand Reign. Meanwhile, Travis Barker had two children with his second wife, Shanna Moakler. Their names are Land on18 years old and Alabama16.
Kourtney and Travis tied the knot in May 2022, and Kourtney is apparently thrilled with the state of their blended family. “I love the idea of ââa blended family,” Kourtney said on a May 19 episode of The Kardashians. âThe more children, the better. It’s more people to love. I am very close to Travis’ children and I love them. It’s a beautiful thing.
“Travis is truly an amazing father,” she added. “That’s one of the reasons I fell in love with him. He’s very, very patient. I think because we all know each other, it makes it easier for our families to mix. That’s all I could ever want.
Hollywood bomb Goldie Hawn was married to a musician Bill Hudson from 1976 to 1980, by Hello Magazine. They shared two children together, actress Kate Hudson and Oliver Hudson. Actor Kurt Russell was married to Hubley Season from 1979 to 1983, and they had a son named Boston Russell together, through American weekly.
Goldie and Kurt Russel met in 1983 and have chosen not to marry since. However, their only child together, Wyatt Russellwas born in 1986.
âWe raised our children brilliantly; they are beautiful people. We did a great job there and we didn’t have to get married to do it,â Goldie said in 2007.
Singer Ciara was previously engaged to the rapper Coming in 2013, by The sun. Although the two ended up breaking up, they share a son together, also named Future. Ciara then married an NFL player Russell Wilson in 2016. The couple now have five children together, Sienna and To win. “[Itâs] been amazing to see all the kids interacting with each other,â Ciara said. People in March 2022.
Reese Witherspoon married man cruel intentions star ryan philippe in 1999. She gave birth to their daughter Ava later that year, and their son Deacon arrived in 2003. They separated in 2006, but reportedly remained on good terms when it came to co-parenting their two children .
Reese later remarried, this time to a talent agent named Jim Toth. They married in 2011 and Reese gave birth to her third child, a son named Tennessee, one year later. According to Reese, Jim was a devoted stepfather.
âI was lucky. I did it. I was very lucky. He is so wonderful with children. I am very lucky,â walk the line the actress said Marie Claire in 2011. âSomeone close to me once said, ‘Oh, no man will ever accept your children.’ And I just thought that was the most horrible thing anyone had ever said to me in my entire life. And until I got remarried, I don’t think I realized how stressed I was. I feel so much relief. I don’t think I realized how stressed I was as a single mom.
Actor Kevin Hart married his first wife Torrei in 2003. Two years later, she gave birth to their daughter heaven. Their son Hendrix was then born in 2007, four years before Kevin and Torrei divorced. In 2016, Kevin married his second wife, a model Eniko Hart. A year later, their son Kenzo was born. The couple then welcomed a baby girl named Kaori in 2020. “I think adding one more will really complete the Hart family,” said Kevin USA today in 2019. “I love that we have a family, that we have a home, and I love that we now have a job to do to improve ourselves,” Kevin said in a podcast titled The school of greatness following allegations of cheating while Eniko was pregnant with Kenzo.
The “If I Ain’t Got You” singer Alicia’s Keys and rapper Swizz beats They’ve known each other since they were teenagers, but their romance didn’t blossom until many years later. Before Swizz married Alicia in 2010, he was married to another woman named Mashonda Tiferewith whom he had three children named Nicholas, Kasseemand Prince. Alicia and Swizz went on to have three children together, named Genesis and Egypt. Alicia released a song called “Blended Family (What You Do For Love)” in 2016, per Coffee Mom.
TV icon Steve Harvey has a whopping seven children from three marriages! He first became a father when his first wife Marcia Harvey gave birth to twin girls Brandy and Karli. He then had another child with Marcia, a boy named broderick. He was married to his second wife Marie Shackelford from 1996 to 2005, and together they share a son named Wynton. He then adopted the children of his third wife, Marjorie Harvey. Their names are Morgan, Jasonand Loriof which the latter is a successful model.
NFL Superstar Tom Bradymarriage with the model Gisele Bundchen may be a constant source of public chatter, but many may not know that Tom actually has a child with another woman from a previous marriage. Tom’s ex-wife Bridget Moynahan found out she was pregnant with her son Jack when the two had already separated. However, Tom and Bridget are said to be on good terms when it comes to co-parenting their child. Likewise, Jack’s stepmother adores him. “I couldn’t imagine my life without [Jack]. I call him my bonus kid,â Gisele said in a 2018 interview with People.
Tom and GisÃ¨le then welcomed their first child together in 2009, a boy named Benjamin. Their youngest, a daughter named Vivianewas then born in 2012.