Thursday, 31 January 2008

Julianna Margulies Baby


NURSE HATHAWAY HAS A SON ~ Actor Julianna Margulies and her lawyer husband Keith Lieberthal are new parents after welcoming a baby boy according to People who confirmed with Julianna's family. "Obviously I'm utterly delighted to be a grandfather," said Keith's father, Dr. Kenneth Lieberthal. "I have to say, he is cuter than any other baby I've seen." Margulies's mother, Francesca, was coy when asked about her daughter's new son, telling the magazine "I better not open my mouth. I don't want to get in trouble with my daughter." However, on her outgoing voicemail message, amid background violin music, Francesca announces, "A beautiful baby boy has been born to us. All is well. His name is Kieran Lindsay Lieberthal. Is that poetry? Do a little dance. Love this day! All is well. God bless! Can't wait to hear from you."

Julianna is an Emmy award winning actor best known as Nurse Carol Hathaway on the NBC smash medical drama ER. Julianna portrayed this character for six seasons, winning an Emmy for her first year's performance and an Emmy nomination for every year after. She has also played a nurse on the hit TV show Scrubs. Her first movie role was as a prostitute in the Steven Segal film Out for Jutice.

The couple have been married since November 10th, 2007.

Kieran ~ Irish/Gaelic; black.

Lindsay ~ English/Scottish; island of linden trees. Unisex.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Wednesday, 30 January 2008

Kasey Ainsworth Baby


ANOTHER LITTLE 'UN FOR EASTENDERS ACTRESS ~ News from across the pond, The Sun UK; Kacey Ainsworth and her partner Darren Hales are parents for the second time. Elwood arrived on January 25th, 2008 and is a little brother for big sister Blossom. A source said: “Elwood was born on Friday and he’s gorgeous, Kacey and Darren are over the moon.”

Elwood ~ Old English; old noble woods.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Tuesday, 29 January 2008

Daniel Harris Baby

BigFooty has a posting on new dad Daniel Harris with pictures of the proud new dad and son Sam. Sam arrived late January and in talking about fatherhood, Daniel says; "I've had plenty of advice from the other fathers," and that "You can't really do much in the first six weeks, but then they start recognising who you are. Once that happens you'll just love it and I can't wait to take him down to the club." He raves about his wife during delivery; "I was there for the birth and my wife, Adele, did a fantastic job. It's an amazing feeling and I'm rapt they're both healthy."
Daniel is a midfielder for North Melbourne.

Sam ~ Unisex. Surname. Variation of Samuel ~ Hebrew; God heard.

Monday, 28 January 2008

Summer Sanders Baby

OLYMPIC PARENTS ~ Olympic swimmer (and former Skating with Celebrities host) Summer Sanders and her Olympic skier Erik Schlopy welcomed their second child on January 15th, 2008. Charles Robert Spider arrived at 2:33 a.m., weighing in at 8lbs., 7oz., and 20 ½ " long. Charles is a little brother for Skye Bella. Charles arrived on his grandfather Scholpy's birthday while Skye was born on grandfather Sanders' birthday.

He joins big sister Skye Bella, 21 months. The pregnancy was announced in November. Summer's due date had been January 8th. Interestingly, Skye arrived on Summer's father's 65th birthday, while Charles arrived on Erik's father's 65th birthday!

Source: Team Schlopy's Official Newsletter for January

Charles ~ French; derived from the Germanic Karl, meaning manly.

Celebrities that have chosen Charles:

  • Susan St. James & Dick Ebersol
  • Emily Robinson
  • Cynthia Nixon
  • Ben Harper
  • Mary Steenburgen & Malcolm McDowell
  • Chris O'Donnell
  • Russell Crowe & Danielle Spencer
Robert ~ English; bright with fame.

Star babies, sons of:
  • Lewis Arquette & Brenda "Mardi" Lewis
  • Jim Belushi
  • Grant Fuhr
  • Talia Shire
  • Bob Marley
  • Sonia Sorel & John Carradine

Saturday, 26 January 2008

Camille Prats Baby

FORMER CHILD STAR A MOMMY ~ According to the Inquirer, Camille Prats and her husband Anthony Linsangan are new parents. Camille gave birth to Nathaniel Caesar, her first child with Anthony, in a Los Angeles hospital on January 24th, 2008 in Los Angeles.

The couple tied the knot earlier this month.

Camille Prats is the niece of actor Mia Prats and the sister of actor John Prats. She first came into the public eye when she was a contestant on Little Miss Philippines. This led to appearances in the children's show Ang TV. In 1995, Camille rose to fame when she starred in the movie Sarah...Ang Munting Prinsesa, a Philippine adaptation of the anime Princess Sarah which was based on the children's novel A Little Princess by Fracnes Hodgson Burnett. Prats has appeared in teen dramas and sitcoms. She currently resides in the US.

Nathaniel ~ Hebrew; gift from God or born on Christmas.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Kathryn Grant & Bing Crosby
  • Heather & Brian Payne

Caesar ~ Latin; long haired

Friday, 25 January 2008

Cheryl Pounder Baby


GOLD MEDAL GIRL ~ Mississagua News is reporting that Cheryl Pounder and her husband Mike O'Toole have welcomed their first child. Daughter Jaime arrived on January 25th, 2008 in Mississauga, Ontario and weighed 6lbs, 14oz.

Cheryl, a Sir Wilfred Laurier University grad is a two-time Olympic gold medalist in women's hockey. She has been a regular of Canada's decorated women’s national hockey team since the 1990s, winning five world championships and Olympic gold medals at the 2002 Salt Lake City games and in 2006 in Turin, Italy.

Jaime ~ variation of James ~ Hebrew; he who supplants. Unisex.

Star babies, daughters of:

  • Joan Lunden
  • Tony Curtis & Janet Leigh (actor Jamie Lee Curtis)
Photo Source: Wireimage

Tuesday, 22 January 2008

Chris Walker Baby

AUSSIE RUGBY PLAYER IS A FIRST TIME DAD ~ The Daily Telegraph is saying that Chris Walker is "on top of the world" after his partner Courtney Hammond gave birth to the couple's first child. Harper May made her arrival on the Gold Coast (located in the southeast corner of Queensland, Australia) and weighed almost 8lbs.

Back in July, the couple were interviewed by Australian Woman's Day when the first announced they were expecting. Chris told the magazine how excited he was to become a father saying; "Courtney and I are both ready for this. I’m totally head-over-heels in love with her and I’m loving what I’m feeling right now. I haven’t felt like this for a very long time." Source: Woman's Day, July 9th issue, pages 10 & 11.

Harper ~ English; minstrel.

May ~ Latin; in Roman mythology, Maia was goddess of spring growth. The name of the month May comes from Maia.

Jason Kubel Baby

TWINS DELIVERY ~ MLB.com is reporting that Minnesota Twins outfielder Jason Kubel and his wife Blake have welcomed their first child. Owen Michael arrived on January 23rd, 2008 and weighed 8lbs., 4oz., and was 19 ½" long.

Owen ~ Celtic/Welsh; young warrior.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Noah Wyle
  • Ricki Lake
Michael ~ Hebrew; who is like the Lord.

Celebrities that are mad about Michaels:
  • Rhea Durham & Mark Wahlberg
  • James Gandolfini
  • Robin Givens
  • Sonia Sorel & Michael Bowen
  • Paul Sorvio
  • Chandra Wilson
  • Natasha Richardson & Liam Neeson
  • Lisa Ann Russell & Mark-Paul Gosselaar
  • Gil O'Grady
  • Melissa Gilbert & Bruce Boxleitner
  • Pat Sajak
  • Kelly Rippa & Mark Consuelos
  • Kirk & Diana Douglas
  • Krista Tesreau
  • Michael Flatley

Monday, 21 January 2008

Lauren Newton & Matt Welsh Baby

TV PERSONALITY IS A MUM ~ According to The Age, Australian Olympic swimmer Matt Welsh television personality wife Lauren Newton have added a new addition. Sam Albert arrived on January 19th, 2008 in Melbourne, Australia. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 8 ounces and arrived three weeks early.

Lauren is a celebrity baby as she is the daughter of television personality Bert Newton; Sam's middle name pays homage to her father.

Sam ~ variation of Samuel ~ Hebrew; God heard.

Albert ~ German; noble.

Liza Emanuele Baby

STYLE BABY ~ Aussie Fashion designer Liza Emanuele is a mum. Daughter Zara was born on December 21st, 2007 and is the first child for Liza and husband Chris.

Liza is a fashion designer and owner of 'IT GIRL' in Adelaide, South Australia.

Zara ~ Hebrew; variation of Sarah ~ Hebrew; princess.

Scott Hamilton Baby


DOUBLE DUTY FOR DAD ~ A People exlcusive; Olympic champion ice skater Scott Hamilton and his wife, Tracie, have another son. "Mom and son are doing just fine," Hamilton said in a text message. Maxx arrived January 21st, 2008 at 7:51 a.m. He weighed in at 7 lbs., 8 oz. and measured 20 inches long, Hamilton said.

This is the second child for the couple, they are also parents to 4 year old Aidan. The couple tied the knot in 2002 and reside in Nashville, Tennessee.

Hamilton won the gold medal at the 1984 Olympics in Sarajevo. He played an announcer in the comedy Blades of Glory starring Will Ferrell and new dad Jon Heder. He has just completed taping a series of episodes for the upcoming ABC TV series Wanna Bet? and AOL Television's Jury Duty. Hamilton continues to co-produce Stars on Ice which he conceived and co-founded in 1986. He has since retired from full-time touring.

Maxx ~ variation of Max ~ Latin; greatest.

Celebrities that are mad for Max:

  • Jon Favreau
  • Amy Irving & Steven Spielberg
  • Chloe Maxwell & Mat Rogers
  • Lisa Vidal
  • Meredith Vieira
  • Joan Lunden
  • Christina Aguilera

Photo Source: Wireimage

Sunday, 20 January 2008

Tara Wilson & Chris Noth Baby


MR. BIG IS MR. MOM ~ Chris Noth and long-time girlfriend Tara Wilson have welcomed a son. Marc Malkin for E! broke the news this morning. Orion Christopher arrived on January 18th, 2008. A rep for the actor confirms to People Magazine; "I am happy to confirm that Chris Noth and Tara Wilson are the proud parents of a happy and healthy baby boy." He weighed 7 lbs., 10 oz. "Chris and Tara are thrilled and all are doing well," says the rep.

The couple met when Wilson was working at his New York bar The Cutting Room and will appear together on the big screen in the indie drama Frame of Mind. They also own a tea shop here in Canada; Once Upon a Tea Cup is located in Windsor, Ontario. Canadian born Wilson is a partner in the shop, while Noth is part-owner.

Orion ~ Greek; son of fire, dawning. The mythological Orion was a mighty hunter and son of Poseidon. The constellation Orion contains three conspicuous stars.

Christopher ~ Greek/Latin; one who carries Christ. Patron Saint of traveller. Others believe it means to carry Christ in one's heart.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Pierce Brosnan & Cassandra Harris
  • Billy Ray Cyrus
  • Gene Hackman
  • Peter Jennings & Kati Marton
  • Margaret & Christopher Judg
  • Elizabeth Mitchell & Chris Soldevilla
  • Ric Ocasek
  • Chris O'Donnell
  • Marianne Gordon & Kenny Rogers
  • Faith Evans & Christopher "Notorious B.I.G." Wallace
  • Chris Cornell & Vicky Karayiannis
  • Maria Shriver & Arnold Schwarzenegger
Photo Source: WireImage

Friday, 18 January 2008

Vanessa Guzman Baby

MEXICAN SOAP STAR GIVES BIRTH ~ The El Paso Times via People Espanol is reporting that Juárez-born actress Vanessa Guzman delivered her second child last week in El Paso. The baby boy arrived on January 10th, 2008 in El Paso. Guzman has a son from her first husband actor Eduardo Rodriguez. This newborn is the first child for Vanessa and her husband Uruguayan actor Uberto Bondoni.

Guzman, who was born and raised in Juárez, got her big break in 1995, when she won Mexico's Nuestra Belleza pageant and went on to place fifth in the 1996 Miss Universe pageant. She began an acting career in Mexico and has been cast in telenovelas such as Tres Mujeres (Three Women), Siempre te Amaré, (I Will Always Love You) and Amar Otra Vez (To Love Again). Her most recent role was on Argentinian telenovela Amor Mio.

Thursday, 17 January 2008

Daniel Baldwin Baby


BALDWIN BABY ~ A People exclusive; Daniel Baldwin and his wife, former British model, Joanne Smith-Baldwin, have welcomed a daughter January 17th, 2008. Avis Ann weighed in at 7 lbs. 10 oz. "Thank god she looks like her mother," Baldwin tells People. Joanne says; " I'm ecstatically happy. Daniel wasn't as nervous as me. He's a little used to this sort of thing. I'm glad he's got some experience in this area." The newborn is Daniel's fourth child and Joanne's first. "The fourth time's a charm," says Baldwin. "We feel blessed."

The couple met last year during Baldwin's stint in an exclusive drug and alcohol rehab facility in Malibu where Joanne was a chef. They tied the knot last July.

Avis ~ Latin; like a bird. Variation of Ava.

Ann ~ English; graceful.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Constance Zimmer Baby


HER OWN ENTOURAGE ~ Us Magazine is reporting that Constance Zimmer and her boyfriend, commercial director Russ Lamoureux have welcomed a daughter. Colette Zoe was born January 5th, 2008 at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena, California. The baby girl weighed in 8 pounds, 10 ounces. Colette is the first child for the couple who were fixed up by a mutual friend and have been together for almost two years.

Colette ~ French; dark. Feminine form of Cole.

Zoe ~ Greek; life, energy.

Star babies, daughters of:

  • Randy Jackson, Randy
  • Melina Kanakaredes
  • Dick Wolf
  • Rosanna Arquette
  • Dennis Quaid
  • Lisa Bonet & Lenny Kravitz
  • Aaron Lewis

Constance is on the HBO series Entourage as studio executive Dana Gordon. Her role as lawyer Claire Simms will not be returning to Boston Legal this season. She was also a cast regular on the NBC series Good Morning Miami. Her boyfriend is a commercial director.

Photo Source: Todd Williamson/Wireimage

Wednesday, 16 January 2008

Michelle Deighton Baby


BABY FAIRPLAY ~ A Page Six exclusive; Survivor contestant Jonny Fairplay and his fiance, former Top Model contestant Michelle Deighton, welcomed their first child into the world. Piper Addison arrived on January 16th, 2008. Michelle told PageSix.com; "This is the most amazing and wonderful thing, Piper Addison is beautiful and I couldn't want for anything more... Now I just want to be skinny again!" Jonny added, "I am so happy, this is crazy! I am a dad, I am about to go and smoke a cigar!"

The couple have been engaged since New Years Eve.

Michelle Deighton was a contestants on America’s Next Top Model, Cycle 4 and previously was a wrestler.

Jon Dalton (aka Jonny Fairplay) was a contestant on Survivor: Pearl Islands.

Piper ~ English; surname for one who plays the pipe.

Celebrities that are pleased with Piper:
  • Cuba Gooding Jr.
  • Jillian Anderson
Addison ~ English; of Adam. A surname. Unisex first name.
  • Matthew Lillard's daughter's name is Addison
Photo Source: Wireimage

Tuesday, 15 January 2008

Lauren Sanchez Baby


SO YOU THINK YOU CAN BABY ~ People has confirmed that Lauren Sanchez, the host of the inaugural season of FOX's So You Think You Can Dance, has given birth. Eleanor "Ella" Patricia was named after Sanchez's mother and mother-in-law, her brother Michael told the magazine. "Mother and daughter are doing well," according to Michael.

Eleanor ~ Greek; shining light. Variation of Helen.

Ella ~ German; all complete. Variation of Eleanor and Ellen.

Star babies, daughters of:
  • Eric Close
  • Amanda De Cadenet & Nick Valensi
  • Rebecca Herbst & Michael Saucedo
  • Kelly Preston & John Travolta
  • Annette Benning & Warren Beatty
  • Eric Clapton
  • Michael Muhney
  • Christine Taylor & Ben Stiller
  • Rhea Durham & Mark Wahlberg
  • Heather & Bryan Payne
  • Sophie Raworth
  • Jeff Gordon

Patricia ~ Latin; noble. Feminine form of Patrick.

The couple are also parents to son Evan.

Photo Source: Filmmagic

Summer Phoenix & Casey Affleck Baby


UPDATE ~ OK! exclusively confirms that it's another boy for the couple.

January 13th, 2008 ~ OCEAN'S FRANCHISE ACTOR A DAD AGAIN ~ According to CaseyAffleck.com, Casey & Summer are second time parents. No additional information was offered.

This is the couple's second child who have been married since June of 2006. They are also parents to a 3 year old son, Indiana who is Violet Affleck's cousin (Violet is the daughter of Jennifer Garner and Ben Affleck).

Casey has recently been in the move The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford and has also played Virgil Malloy in the Ocean's Eleven franchise.

Summer is also and actor and the sister of the late River Phoenix. Summer has been in Committed, The Laramie Project and more recently, Suzie Gold.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Monday, 14 January 2008

Frank Lickliter Babies


FROM A TWOSOME TO A FOURSOME ~ Pro Golf.com is reporting that Frank Lickliter withdrew from the Sony Open as his longtime partner, Diane Owen, gave birth to twin boys on January 11th, 2008. Steele and Storm were born about six weeks early, dad was in Hawaii and tried to make it home to Florida but missed the births according to his spokesperson. Both boys weighed 4 pounds and are "in good health."

Lickliter earned back his PGA Tour card last month when he went wire-to-wire to win the qualifying tournament. Lickliter has two PGA Tour victories, the most recent coming in 2003 at the Chrysler Classic of Tucson.

Steele ~ English; hard.

Storm ~ English; tempest.

Photo Source: Wireimage; PGA Tour headshot

Sunday, 13 January 2008

Christina Aguilera Delivery


COME ON OVER BABY ~ Finally, a People exlcusive; Christina Aguilera and her husband, Jordan Bratman, welcomed a baby boy on Saturday at 10:05 p.m. "Christina and Jordan are proud to announce the birth of their son Max Liron Bratman. He is a beautiful, healthy baby boy!" a rep for the couple tells PEOPLE. "Mom is resting and doing well!" Despite various media reports that Aguilera had her baby on Friday, Max – 6 lbs., 2 oz. and 20.5 inches – arrived late on Saturday night in L.A.

Max ~ Latin; greatest.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Jon Favreau
  • Amy Irving & Steve Spielberg
  • Chloe Maxwell & Mat Rogers
  • Lisa Vidal
  • Meredith Vieira
  • Joan Lunden
Liron ~ Hebrew; song is mine, joy is mine.

Aguilera rose to fame along side Justin Timberlake, JC Chasez, Rhona Bennett, Ryan Gosling, Britney Spears and Keri Russell on the Disney Channel variety show The New Mickey Mouse Club. At the age of fourteen, Aguilera recorded her first song, "All I Wanna Do", a hit duet with Japanese singer Keizo Nakanishi. In 1998, after proving she could sing the High "E" in full voice she was selected to record the song "Reflection" for the Disney movie Mulan. This led to a recording contract with RCA Records. She released her successful self titled debut album in 1999 which yielded 3 number 1 singles. In 2000 she released a Spanish album and was asked to do a duet with Ricky Martin. In 2001, Aguilera, Lil' Kim, Mya and Pink were chosen to remake Patti LaBelle's 1975 single "Lady Marmalade" for the film Moulin Rouge! The Missy Elliot produced single hit number 1 and earned a Grammy Award. Christina's second full-length English album came out in 2002. Stripped peaked at number 2 on the Billboard charts. The album was influenced by many different subjects and music styles and was very well received by critics. The most successful single from the album was "Beautiful" which also earner the singer another Grammy. A single that wasn't finished in time for the album was "Miss Independent". This song was co-written by Aguilera and ended up being Kelly Clarkson's second single. Aguilera's third English studio album, Back to Basics, was released in 2006 and went #1 in thirteen countries and won her another Grammy.

Aside from her music career, Aguilera has done some tv work; she made a cameo on Beverly Hills 90210 and hosted Saturday Night Live. She has contributed musically to several films. Besides Moulin and the Moulin Rouge! soundtrack she sang a song with Missy Elliot for the soundtrack of Shark Tale. She has also released her own signature fragrance with it's packaging and bottle is inspired by 1930's Hollywood glamour.

In 2002, began dating music marketing executive Jordan Bratman. Their engagement was announced in February of 2005 and the couple tied the knot that November.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Friday, 11 January 2008

David Alan Grier Baby


UPDATE ~ People has an update; Luisa Danbi Grier-Kim – Danbi means "sweet rain" in Korean – was 7 lbs., 6 oz and 20 inches long. She was born at 1:04 p.m. January 11th, 2008 by planned C-section. "She's amazing. Her looks evolve every moment, and she looks like me and David," Kim told People after delivering the couple's first child, surrounded by family members in the delivery room. "I'm feeling euphoric, and David is ecstatic. He's the perfect proud father."

Luisa ~ Spanish; variation of Louise ~ German/French; renouned warrior. Feminine form of Louis.
  • Louisa is the name of Meryl Streep's daughter
Danbi ~ Korean; sweet rain.

7:50 p.m. ~ The couple confirmed the news with People; "We're doing well," a tired Kim said from her hospital room after delivering the couple's first child. They had not yet picked out a name, she said.

FUNNY DADDY ~ It’s a busy night at L.A.'s Cedars-Sinai Medical Center! Not only did Nicole Richie go into labour and possibly Christina Aguilera, but Courtney Thorne-Smith and David Alan Grier had their babies today (January 11th, 2008). David and his wife Christine Y. Kim have welcomed a baby girl this evening. “Yes, it’s a girl!” Grier told Us magazine. No other details were made available at this time.

Grier and Kim, the Associate Curator of the Studio Museum in Harlem, wed last July 2007 and live in New York and Los Angeles.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Nicole Richie Baby


RICHIE BABY ~ Nicole Richie and her rocker boyfriend Joel Madden are the parents of a daughter, the couple's reps at Handprint Entertainment tells People exclusively. Harlow Winter Kate Madden was born Friday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and weighed 6 lbs., 7 oz. "The beautiful healthy baby girl is home with her ecstatic parents," say the reps.

Harlow ~ English; from the hill of the hares. Unisex.

  • Patricia Arquette & Thomas Jane's daughter is Harlow

Winter ~ English; seasonal name.

  • Tawny Kitaen & Chuck Finley's daughter is named Wynter

Kate ~ English; variation of Catherine ~ Greek; pure, innocent.

Star babies, daughters of:

  • Matt Harpring
  • Ted Danson
  • Ed Asner
  • Meredith Baxter Birney
  • Ione Skye
  • Joan Lunden
  • Joe Lando
  • Goldie Hawn & Bill Hudson
Nicole Richie is an American socialite, actor, tv personality, author, model and singer. She is the adopted daughter of Lionel Richie. Lionel Richie first met Nicole as a child playing tambourine onstage at a Prince concert and Richie adopted her at age 2. Nicole would pursue her own music career, she was in the rock band Darling in 2004 and is reportedly working on a debut album.

Richie met Paris Hilton in kindergarten at The Buckley School in California. Nicole and Paris would go on to star in the reality series The Simple Life. Nicole has had guest starring roles on Eve and American Dreams. She has also written a book; The Truth About Diamonds. It is a semi-autobiographical novel that is loosely based on her life. In addition, Richie has also modelled and appeared in ads for Bongo Jeans and Jimmy Choo.

Madden and his identical twin brother Benji are members of the band Good Charlotte. The band made a cameo in the 2001 movie Not Another Teen Movie as well as himself in 2004's Fat Albert and in the 2006 film Material Girls with his brother Benji and his then actor girlfriend Hilary Duff starred in the movie with her sister Haylie. Madden also has a clothing line (MADE Clothing now DCMA Collective) with brothers Benji, Josh and friend Tal Coopermann.

The couple have been together since December of 2006 and in November of 2007 created The Richie Madden Children's Foundation.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Courtney Thorne-Smith Baby


ACCORDING TO MOMMY ~ OK! Magazine's exclusive; Courtney delivered a 6 lb. 13 oz. son in Los Angeles today, January 11th, 2008. Jacob ‘Jake’ Emerson is the first child for Courtney and her husband, Santa Monica media owner Roger Fishman. Thorne-Smith was nearly two weeks past her original due date. She insisted on giving birth the natural way rather than being induced. Jake's sex was a delivery surprise for the couple. An insider tells OK!; “They were surprised and of course delighted when Jake arrived," the source says. She had selected the name Maya in the event she was greeted by a girl baby instead of a boy. Courtney’s son’s middle name Emerson is also her father’s name. She is happily breastfeeding at the moment and bounced back so fast from her delivery ordeal that she has been given the ‘all clear’ to leave the hospital tonight if she wants.Everything happened so quickly that Courtney’s mom – who had flown in for the birth weeks ago – had already flown back home and wasn’t able to arrive in time.”

Thorne-Smith has had a very successful tv run. She was on the Aaron Spelling hit series Melrose Place, Georgia Thomas on Ally McBeal and in the late 80's was on the sitcom Day by Day. On the big screen she was in Revenge of the Nerds II, Lucas and Summer School with Mark Harmon. She was also a spokesperson for the cosmetics brand Almay. This September she will be adding author to resume as her first novel titled Outside In will be published.

The couple has been married since January 1st of 2007.

Jacob ~ Hebrew; supplanter or to seize by the heel.

Star babies, sons of:
  • Roseanne Barr
  • Oscar De La Hoya
  • Jack Wilson
  • Blythe Danner & Bruce Paltrow
  • Dustin Hoffman
  • Albert Brooks
  • Jon Bon Jovi
  • Jini "Jennifer Lash" Fiennes
  • Willie Nelson
  • James Caan
Emerson ~ English; surname, son of Emery.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Matt Harpring Baby

COME ON EILEEN ~ The Salt Lake Tribune says that Utah Jazz player Matt Harpring and his wife Amanda are parents again. "Forward Matt Harpring did not attend practice the morning after his wife gave birth to their second child, a daughter named Kate Eileen Harpring". Kate joins big brother Matthew.

Kate ~ English; variation of Catherine ~ Greek; pure, innocent.

Star babies, daughters of:

  • Ted Danson
  • Ed Asner
  • Meredith Baxter Birney
  • Ione Skye
  • Joan Lunden
  • Joe Lando
  • Goldie Hawn & Bill Hudson
Eileen ~ Irish; shining light.

Thursday, 10 January 2008

Toni Collette Baby


BIG SCREEN MOM BECOMES A MOM ~ She's played a mom on the big screen, but now Toni Collette is ready to embrace the role in real life. The Little Miss Sunshine star gave birth to daughter Sage Florence on January 9th, 2008 in her hometown of Sydney, Australia her rep tells People. This is the first child for Collette and her musician husband Dave Galafassi. "All are well and very happy!" says Collette's rep.

Sage ~ Latin; wise one.

Star babies:
  • daughter of Lance Henriksen
  • son of Tracey Gold
  • son of Sylvester Stallone & Sasha Czack

Florence ~ Latin/English; blooming. A world famous city in Italy.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Stella McCartney Baby


STELLA'S FELLA ~ Fitting that Vogue is reporting that the designer is a third time mum. Beckett Robert Lee was born on Tuesday morning, January 8th 2008, in London and a spokesperson for McCartney has confirmed that mother and son are "doing well."

The new arrival joins brother Miller Alasdhair James and sister Bailey Linda Olwyn. The Vogue piece says; "And if giving birth to three children within the space of three years weren't enough of a feat, it's full steam ahead for the designer to show her autumn/winter 2008-9 ready-to-wear collection in Paris, as usual, on February 28."

Beckett ~ English; little mouth. Surname.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Melissa Etheridge
  • Malcolm McDowell & Kelley Kuhr
  • Conan O'Brien
  • Natalie Maines & Adrian Pasdar
  • Diane Farr
Robert ~ English; bright with fame.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Lewis Arquette & Brenda "Mardi" Nowak
  • Jim Belushi
  • Grant Fuhr
  • Talia Shire
  • Bob Marley
  • Sonia Sorel & John Carradine
Lee ~ English; meadow. Adapted surname. Unisex.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Scott Baio Baby


UPDATE ~ ET is reporting that they will be revealing tonight the name of the baby as they are sitting down with Scott Baio and his bride Renee to discuss their VH1 reality show Scott Baio is 46 and Pregnant. Internet rumours have been swirling about the baby's name and that it's Bailey.

Bailey ~ English; steward or law enforcer from occupation of bailiff; surname adapted to first name use. Unisex.
Star babies:
  • daughter of Melissa Etheridge
  • daughter of Stella McCartney
  • son of Anthony Edwards
  • son of Tracey Gold
CHACHI A DADDY ~ People has an article on the nuptials of Scott Baio and Renee Sloan and present at the wedding was their 1 month old daughter. She has indeed arrived however, the couple have not released a name.

November 19th ~ Rumour has it (Life & Style Weekly) that actor Scott Baio and his fiancee Renee Sloan are new parents. The baby girl arrived 5 weeks early on November 2nd, 2007 and apparently weighed 5 lbs, 10 oz. This is the second child for Renee, big sister Kalyn is 18.

The baby will be written into Scott's reality show Scott Baio is 45...and Single as the second season will focus on fatherhood.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Wednesday, 9 January 2008

Samantha Morton Baby


UPDATE ~ The baby is apparently named Edie.

Edie ~ English; variation of Edana ~ Irish; fire, feminine form of Aidan.

Source: Metro UK

BABY GIRL FOR BRIT ACTRESS ~ A People.com exclusive; Samantha Morton and her fiancé Harry Holm have welcomed a baby girl on January 4th, 2008 in London. The baby has not yet been named and according to English law, the couple has six weeks in which to register the child's name. "It is fantastic news and both mom and baby are doing brilliantly," Morton's publicist, Karon Maskill, tells People. Morton also has a 7 year old daughter Esme from her previous relationship with British actor Charlie Creed-Miles.

Morton is a double Oscar nominee for 1999's Sweet & Lowdown and 2002's In America. She has just finished filming a Charlie Kaufman film Synecdoche with Oscar winner Philip Seymour Hoffman.

The couple met in 2005 when Holm directed her in a video for the band The Victims. The couple have been engaged since 2006, Holm popped the question in Paris on her 29th birthday. The couple reside in London.

Photo Source: Mike Pearce/Wireimage

Monica Baby

THE BOY IS MINE ~ Access Atlanta is congratulating Grammy-winning Atlanta R&B singer Monica, who just had her second son Tuesday January 8th, 2008. As of yet the baby is still unnamed however, has a middle name Montez (Montez is Monica’s brother’s name). The baby boy weighed in at 5 lbs, 6 oz and was 19 1/2 " long. According to her manager, Monica was recording right up unto his birth, and has about 13 songs done. This is Monica and her fiance/producer's second son. Rodney Ramone III was born in 2005.

Monica is an not only a singer/songwriter but also acts. She debuted in 1995 and became the youngest recording act to ever have two consecutive chart-topping hits on the U.S. R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. She also had a major hit with Brandy "The Boy Is Mine". Monica is currently working on her fifth studio album.

Monday, 7 January 2008

Alex Auld Baby


FUTURE BRUIN? ~ The Associated Press is reporting that Boston Bruins goaltender Alex Auld is a new dad after his wife Melanie gave birth to son Sam Alexander on January 5th, 2008. The baby boy weighed 6 lbs, 9 oz.

Alex hails from Thunder Bay, Ontario. He started his junior career in the OHL (Ontario Hockey League) with the North Bay Centennials. Auld was selected in the second round, 40th overall, of the 1999 NHL Entry Draft by the Florida Panthers. He has represented Canada on an international level three times; he was selected for the World Junior team in 2001 where he backed up Maxime Ouellet, the Spengler Cup in 2004 and the 2006 World Championships. He has also played for the Vancouver Canucks and the Phoenix Coyotes.

Sam ~ variation or familial form of Samuel ~ Hebrew; told by God. The biblical Samuel was a judge and prophet in early Israel who anointed Saul and David as kings. Two Old Testament books are named for him.

Star babies:

  • daughter of Denise Richards & Charlie Sheen
  • daughter of Tiger Woods
  • son of Greg Grunberg
  • son of Patricia Heaton & David Hunt
  • son of William Hurt
  • son of Ricky Nelson & Kristin Harmon
  • son of Tracy Pollan & Michael J. Fox
  • son of Bruce Springsteen
Alexander ~ Greek; defends mankind.

Celebrities that adore Alexander:
  • Michael Biehn
  • Colleen Dewhurst & George C. Scott
  • Melanie Griffith & Steven Bauer
  • Lauren Holly
  • William Hurt
  • Naomi Watts & Liev Schreiber
Photo Source: The Official Site of the Boston Bruins

Sunday, 6 January 2008

Jeff Hamilton Baby

According to the News Observer , Carolina Hurricane forward Jeff Hamilton and his wife Jane are parents. Michael Donohoe arrived on Friday, January 4th at 7:22 a.m, in Raleigh, NC. He weighed 8 lbs, 3oz.

Michael ~ Hebrew; who is like the Lord. An archangel of Jewish and Christian scripture.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Rhea Durham & Mark Wahlberg
  • James Gandolfini
  • Robin Givens
  • Soia Sorel & Michael Bowen
  • Paul Sorvino
  • Chandra Wison
  • Natasha Richardson & Liam Neeson
  • Lisa Ann Russell & Mark - Paul Gosselaar
  • Gail O'Grady
  • Melissa Gilbert & Bruce Boxleitner
  • Pat Sajak
  • Kelly Rippa & Mark Consuelos
  • Kirk & Diana Douglas
  • Krista Tesreau,
  • Michael Flatly

Saturday, 5 January 2008

Poppy Montgomery Baby


EARLY CHRISTMAS PRESENT ~ According to TV Guide, Without a Trace star Poppy Montgomery and Adam Kaufman welcomed their first child. Jackson Phillip arrived on December 23, 2007. The baby boy was born in Los Angeles and weighed in at 7 lbs., 4 oz. "This was the best Christmas present Poppy and Adam could have hoped for," the actress' rep, Jennifer Shoucair, tells TV Guide. "Both she and the baby are doing wonderfully!" As for her character, Samantha Spade, she'll be in a family way for at least a while to come. "My pregnancy is five months ahead of the show," which means Montgomery will be wearing a prosthetic pregnancy belly.

Jackson ~ English; son of John or Jack. Surname.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Nicole Chamberlain & Jay Mohr
  • Justin Chambers
  • Spike Lee
  • Soledad O'Brien
  • Natalie Maines & Adrian Pasdar
  • Erika Page & Bryan White
  • Amy Acker & James Carpinello
  • Katey Sagel
  • Aaron Miles
  • Lesli Kay & Kieth Coulouris
Phillip ~ English; variation of Philip ~ Greek; lover of horses.

Photo Source: Wireimage

Thursday, 3 January 2008

Phillip Sweet Baby

SHE'S SO SWEET ~ Little Big Town's Phillip Sweet and his wife Rebecca are parents! The couple had a holiday delivery. Penelopi Jane arrived on December 27th, 2007 at 5:47 p.m. at the Baptist Hospital in Nashville. She weighed 6 lbs., 4 oz and was 19-inches long. "Penelopi was born with a head of curly brown hair," reads a statement from the band's rep. "We never knew we could love someone so much," dad Phillip Sweet said. "We are truly blessed!"

Little Big Town (consisting of Karen Fairchild, new mom Kimberly Roads Schlapman, Jimi Westbrook and Sweet) are currently on tour with George Strait. This means there are two babies on the road as Schlapman has a 5-month-old daughter, Daisy Pearl. "We're trying to plan as best we can, and also realize that all those plans might go out the window. ...It's going to be something dealing with Penelopi and Daisy out here on the road, I'll tell you what," Sweet says on his bio page. "Look out, world!"

Penelopi ~ variation of Penelope ~ Greek; bobbin worker, weaver.

Jane ~ Hebrew; God is gracious. Feminine form of John, variation of Joan.

Source: People

Gabrielle Reece Baby


ANOTHER GIRL FOR VOLLEYBALL STAR ~ People is reporting that Gabrielle Reece and her surfer husband Laird Hamilton are parents. Brody Jo arrived on New Years day. The baby girl weighed in at 8 lbs., 2 oz and joins older sisters Reece Viola and Izabella (Laird's 12 year old daughter from his first marriage).

Brody ~ Irish/Scottish; from the muddy place.

Jo ~ English; familiar form of Joanna and other names beginning with Jo-

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