Celebrity Mums & Kids

Shiloh Jolie-Pitt steals the show at 'Unbroken' premiere

Livia Gamble 12:10pm Despite inheriting her mum’s good looks Shiloh Jolie-Pitt has inherited her dad, Brad Pitt’s style.

Five minutes with Sophia Grace and Rosie

Sophia Grace (right) and Rosie (left).

Livia Gamble They’re friends with Ellen Degeneres and have interviewed some of the biggest celebrities on the red carpet, but this Christmas, Sophia Grace and Rosie have taken on a big responsibility.

Bindi Irwin: "He is more and more like Dad every day"

Bindi Irwin with her brother Robert.

Livia Gamble Bindi Irwin can't believe how much her brother Robert Irwin resembles their late dad.

Aide who criticised Obama girls resigns

UNDERWHELMED: Sasha and Malia Obama don't seem impressed with the presidential turkey pardon.

An aide to a Republican congressman has resigned after her Facebook post criticising President Barack Obama's daughters touched off a backlash.

Backlash: Obama daughters criticised in aide's Facebook post

US President Barack Obama 'pardons the turkeys' as his daughters Sasha and Malia look on.

Missy Ryan The communications director for a Republican member of Congress ignited a firestorm this weekend when she criticised President Barack Obama's teenage daughters in a Facebook post that touched a nerve even for Americans accustomed to political mudslinging.

Nicole Kidman: 'We work really hard' to keep marriage alive

Works hard for love: Nicole Kidman.

After her split with Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman thought she'd never fall in love again but she couldn't have been more wrong.

Cate Blanchett admits being intimidated by other mums

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Cate Blanchettt’s international star status doesn’t mean that she isn’t sensitive to other mother’s criticisms when it comes to raising her three children.

Cruise marriage doesn't define me: Holmes

Actress Katie Holmes says she doesn't want her marriage to Tom Cruise to define her.

How the Jolie-Pitt brood behaved when they met the Queen, according to Brad Pitt

Jolie received the honorary damehood for services to UK foreign policy and the campaign to end sexual violence in war zones.

Livia Gamble Brad Pitt has said how impressed he was with his kids when they met the Queen.

'7th Heaven' actor Stephen Collins faces new sex-crime investigation

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Richard Winton and Kate Mather The Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department has launched an investigation into 7th Heaven actor Stephen Collins for allegedly exposing himself to a minor about three decades ago, officials said, adding to existing sexual-abuse police inquires in Los Angeles and New York.

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie make a habit of wearing their kid's drawings

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Livia Gamble Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have come up with a new way of showing off their children's drawings.

Jolie feels mum's presence 'all the time'

Angelina Jolie says her experience with motherhood has connected her with her own late mother's memory.

Jamie Oliver: "I was pulling pints at age 10"

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Matthew Stadlen Food has been central to Oliver's life since he was an eight-year-old boy helping out in the gastro pub his parents still run in the Essex village of Clavering.

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How a hashtag changed the way the media treat children

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 12:  Kim Kardashian and daughter, North West are seen in walking in Soho on August 12, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Raymond Hall/GC Images)

Sarah Macdonald On consent, permission, control and the celebrity mum.

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Angelina Jolie reveals wedding dress with embroidered drawings by kids

The first photographs of Jolie's dress.

Rachel Clun Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have released images of their secret wedding that took place last month – including images of Jolie’s custom-designed wedding dress.

It's official: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt marry in France

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.

After years of rumours, it has been revealed that Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have married at their French property, Chateau Miraval.

Actress Milla Jovovich is pregnant with her second child

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WENN The former model and her filmmaker husband Paul W. S. Anderson are preparing to welcome another member to their family.

Bindi Irwin boyfriend reports false

Bindi Irwin posted this picture with Luke Reavley to her Instagram account calling him her

A new media report claiming Bindi Irwin has a 24-year-old boyfriend are false, Australia Zoo has confirmed.

The humiliation of constantly being asked if you are expecting

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Antonia Kidman At what age does a woman need to be and how many children does a woman need to have before people will stop asking if she is expecting another? Recently, I was on the receiving end of that terribly awkward faux pas and it left me feeling humiliated and flat.

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Kate Moss' 16-year-old little sister stars in new Calvin Klein ads

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Olivia Bergin 21 years after Kate Moss first posed for Calvin Klein, her sister Lottie is following in her footsteps.

Bob Irwin won't attend granddaughter Bindi Irwin's sweet 16

Bindi Irwin is set to celebrate her 16th birthday without her grandfather.

Rachel Clun Bindi Irwin's 16th birthday celebrations may not be so sweet next month, possibly thanks to an old family rift.

Jude Law's son makes his debut on the catwalk

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Livia Gamble Jude law's 17-year-old was seen walking the runway in DKNY menswear show, which was co-hosted with Esquire, for their official opening night in London.

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Jennifer Lopez: "It changes your whole life"

Jennifer Lopez with her 6-year-old daughter Emme.

Elysa Gardner Jennifer Lopez opens up about her 6-year-old twins, how motherhood has changed her, and why she is stronger than ever.

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Willow Smith's controversial image sparks investigation by authorities

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Rachel Clun A controversial photo of their 13-year-old daughter has reportedly landed the couple in hot water with child protective services.

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Hey Dad! star Robert Hughes sentenced to jail for child sex abuse

Faces sentencing this week: Actor Robert Hughes.

Paul Bibby Hughes will serve at least six years jail after being convicted of 10 child sex charges.

Kate Winslet: I want my kids to have opinions

British actress Kate Winslet attends the world premiere of Titanic 3D in central London on March 27, 2012.    AFP PHOTO/ CARL COURT

"I try with my children to have them know it’s great being who they are and having an opinion and not being afraid to speak up."

Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin separate

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Rachel Clun Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin have announced they are officially separating after 11 years of marriage.

The moment we stopped publishing photos of celebrities' kids

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Katie Carlin The video footage that changed our policy on paparazzi photos of celebs' kids and why more publications are banning these images.

Jolie good fun at Sydney's Luna Park

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Rachel Clun Angelina Jolie made the most of some more holiday time and sunshine in Sydney, taking her five-year-old twins Vivienne and Knox to Luna Park on Monday.

Sasha and Malia Obama: becoming young women in the White House

The Obama women at the presidential swearing-in ceremony, January 2013.

When they holidayed in Hawaii just before US President Barack Obama's first inauguration, Malia and Sasha were little girls doting on their dad - holding his hand on the beach, taking in a dolphin show and nuzzling up to him at the shave-ice shop.

Beyonce grants ill fan's final wish

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Taylon Davis is a 12-year-old girl with an inoperable brain tumor who had a far-fetched wish: she wanted to dance with Beyoncé.

Ben Affleck on his struggle to protect his children from the paparazzi

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Katie Carlin Ben Affleck has expressed his disgust in the way the Paparazzi target his three children, calling their actions ‘tasteless at best’ and a threat to their safety.

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Family outing

Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt snapped on Sydney Harbour

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New pictures of Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt enjoying Sydney life with their six children have appeared online.

Angelina and kids move into Vaucluse mansion

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Jo Casamento With no sign of Brad Pitt in Sydney yet, his partner Angelina Jolie and their six children are believed to have taken up residence in a Vaucluse mansion for the remainder of production on her film Unbroken.

Beyonce sings duet with blind girl from Perth

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Livia Gamble A blind girl with hearing and muscle difficulties sings a duet with Beyonce in front of 15,000 fans.

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Suri's escape from Scientology

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Nick Allen Tom Cruise has confirmed that Katie Holmes left him partly because she wanted to protect their daughter from Scientology, and admitted he did not see Suri for 110 days after their divorce.

No split custody for celebrity mum Kate Winslet

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Kate Winslet doesn't believe in 50/50 custody with her ex-husbands. " None of this 50/50 time with the mums and dads - my children live with me; that is it. That is it!"

Angelina Jolie flies into Sydney with family to film Unbroken

Angelina Jolie and all her children arrived in Sydney on QF12 at 6am this morning at Sydney's international airport.
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Angelina Jolie has flown into Sydney with her family as she prepares to direct the new World War II drama Unbroken.

Bindi marks birthday with birth control debate

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Bindi Irwin has renewed her calls for a debate on population control, saying she is upset very young girls in Third World countries are having babies they can't afford to feed.

Paris Jackson hospitalised after suicide attempt

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Jon Swaine in New York Michael Jackson's 15-year-old daughter, Paris, was hospitalised on Wednesday after attempting to kill herself, according to her family.

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The former child star not crazy, naked or high

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Amber Robinson Mara Wilson was the child star of the 90's who dropped out of the limelight in favour of less famous pursuits but what makes some child stars grow up into functioning adults while others spiral out of control?

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Obsessing over their offspring

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Has our society's obsession with the children of celebrities gone too far? Alana Schetzer admits she knows a whole lot more about these famous strangers' kids than she ever wanted to.

Cruise admits he 'did not expect' the divorce

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Staff writers Tom Cruise has spoken publicly for the first time about his divorce from Katie Holmes and admits it was unexpected.

Strong swimmer

Supermodel Klum saves son from drowning

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Supermodel Heidi Klum has reportedly plunged into the ocean to save her seven-year-old son from drowning during a vacation in Hawaii.

Jackman climbs Mount Fuji with son

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Agencies Actor Hugh Jackman climbed the highest mountain in Japan with his son to watch the sunrise while on a break from shooting The Wolverine.

Blanchett's Hobbit parenting lesson

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Agencies Cate Blanchett's role as Lady Galadriel in Peter Jackson's latest Middle-earth adventure taught her some useful parenting tips.

In defence of hovering

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Mother of two little girls, Jessica Rowe fesses up to being a helicopter parent. But she refuses to feel guilty about it.

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Passing on her Scary Spice moves

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Staff writers with Agencies The former Spice Girl is never too busy for a dance-off with her girls.

No Santa Claus for the Jolie-Pitts?

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Natalie Reilly It seems the father of six isn't a fan of Father Christmas.

Sixth time around

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Antonia Kidman I am currently in the final trimester of my sixth pregnancy and while that should make it familiar territory, I have discovered that the more pregnancies I have the more anxious and uncertain I become.

Hugh Jackman lets go of past

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Hugh Jackman says having kids of his own has helped him better understand why his mum left him and his four siblings as a child.

Jennifer Garner on kids and sperm

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Staff writers Jennifer Garner on parenthood, forgetting her kids' names and Ben Affleck's 'wonder-sperm'.

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Klum says priority is to protect her kids

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Agencies Heidi Klum puts infidelity accusations to rest and reiterates she is focused on her kids.

No divorce payout for Holmes

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Agencies Katie Holmes gets Suri but no share in Cruise fortune as divorce is settled.

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'Stylish' kids: fashion or farce?

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Daisy Dumas Controversial UK website Twisted Twee has gone out of its way to coax public opinion as to the world's most stylish child. The resulting rollcall, a who's who of children in celebrity news, is as boring as it is tacky, writes Daisy Dumas.

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Suri stays with Katie

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Nick Allen in Los Angeles Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes have reached a private settlement in their divorce case, avoiding a full blown court battle and detailed exposure of the actor's links to Scientology.

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Suri in the middle

Staff writers with agencies Katie Holmes is not taking any chances when it comes to ensuring custody of her six-year-old daughter Suri.

Can you pick this famous talented youngster?

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Staff writers You might have a little trouble recognising this talented youngster but let us give you a few hints. He is now famous for his perfectly chiselled physique, impeccable taste in clothing and he made our hearts swoon in The Notebook.

Beckham boys earn their keep

Victoria Beckham and David Beckham.

AAP and staff writers Their parents are among the richest celebrity couples in the world, but the Beckham boys have to do their chores - or risk losing their pocket money, their dad has revealed.

Camerons leave daughter behind at pub: report

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British Prime Minister David Cameron left his eight-year-old daughter at a pub after a mix-up with his wife, Samantha, according to a newspaper report.

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