7 Celebs Who Proved It’s Never Too Late to Become Parents
People are always under the misconception that parenthood ought to happen during the 20s or 30s of one’s life. The existence of the biological clock is very much true, however, if someone isn’t ready or hasn’t found the right partner, they shouldn’t lose all hope and give up. After all, there are a number of people who have enjoyed being first time parents in their 40s and 50s. Here are some celebrities who have settled for children later in life.
1. Halle Berry
Halle Berry is a fighter all right. Not only has she shown her bravery and undying spirit on screen through roles in films like 'Catwoman' and the 'X-Men' series, she has also done so in real life. She is a survivor of domestic violence, racial hatred and discrimination and remained undeterred even after nearly 3 dozen negative pregnancy tests. At last her efforts were paid in the form of her first daughter whom she gave birth to at 42 and named Nahla.
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2. Bruce Willis
Demi Moore's ex husband has many women in his life. Not only does he have 3 daughters with the newly single Moore, he also recently became a father at the ripe age of 57 to a little baby girl with model girlfriend, Emma Heming.
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3. Paul McCartney
At the senior age of 61, the legendary musician was capable of becoming a father to a daughter with 2nd wife, Heather Mills. The Beatles just got even more awesome with this fact.
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4. Marcia Cross
Marcia Cross and her gang of women in the popular international drama series 'Desperate Housewives' became an overnight sensation among women worldwide. Way back in 2007, at the height of her career, she showed that it's never too late to become a mother by giving birth to fraternal twins Eden and Savannah at the age of 44.
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5. Steve Martin
Steve Martin has not only wowed people around the world with his work in Hollywood but he has also made them look at him with awe and respect for his attitude that reflects it's never too late to do something you want. Besides him being 67 at the time of the birth of his first child, his wife's age of 41 has also proved this adage true.
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6. Celine Dion
The magical and enchanting voice of Celine Dion which was made famous with 'Titanic' has a humongous fan following worldwide. She became even more talked about when news about her late pregnancy came about as she gave birth to twin sons, Eddy and Nelson in 2010 at the age of 42 via C-section. In fact, just about a year before her pregnancy, she had suffered a tragic miscarriage.
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7. Susan Sarandon
Susan Sarandon is known to play the role of a mother in reel life quite impeccably. She became an inspiration for women across the world who worry about their biological clock ticking away by becoming a mother to son Jack at the age of 42 and then again to another son named Miles after 3 years at 45.
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