Friday, 26 December 2008

Ronaldo Luis Nazário de Lima Baby

EARLY XMAS GIFT ~ Yahoo! is reporting that Brazilian soccer sensation Ronaldo Luis Nazário de Lima and his fiancé Maria Beatriz Anthony are parents. Maria Sofia was born on Christmas Eve, December 24th, 2008 in Rio de Janeiro. She weighed 6.6 lbs and measured 19 ½ inches.

It was also reported that Ronaldo was by Maria's side during the delivery and also cut the baby's umbilical cord.

This is Ronaldo's second child. He is also a father to 8 year-old Ronald with his former wife and model, Milene Domingues.

Maria ~ Latin; star of the sea. Variation of Mary.

  • Maria is the name of Steve Yzerman's daugher
Sofia ~ Greek; wisdom.

Star babies, daughters of:
  • Rebecca DeMornay & Patrick O'Neal
  • Soledad O'Brien
  • Christopher Meloni
  • Phil Mickelson
  • Tara MacLean
  • Talisa Soto & Benjamin Bratt
  • Jennifer Flavin & Sylvester Stallone
  • Steve Yzerman
  • Jini "Jennifer Lash" Fiennes

Tuesday, 23 December 2008

Anne Dudek Baby

MAD ABOUT HER MEN ~ Anne Dudek and her husband, painter Matthew Heller, are first time parents. Akiva arrived on December 14th, 2008 and weighed 7 lbs., 7 oz., a rep for the actress confirms with People.

Anne's character was killed off of House last season, she was the love interest for Dr. Wilson. Most recently, she appeared as the nosy neighbour on the Emmy award winning Mad Men. On the big screen, she played the role of cruise line heiress Tiffany Wilson in White Chicks and Anthony Hopkins daughter in The Human Stain.

Akiva ~ Hebrew; protect, to shelter.

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Monday, 22 December 2008

Philip Seymour Hoffman Baby

UPDATE ~ The baby's name (according to an article on is Willa.

Willa ~ Old German; feminine form of William.

3rd CHILD FOR OSCAR WINNER ~ NY Magazine announced that Philip Seymour Hoffman and his partner, Mimi O'Donnell, welcomed a baby girl on October 17th, 2008. No further details were released at this time.

Philip was scheduled to appear Sunday evening at the sixth-annual Celebrity Charades benefit for New York City's LAByrinth Theater Company, where he is co-director, but his plans almost went awry. "Philip Seymour Hoffman is going to be very late," the event announcer shared with the crowd. "Just two nights ago, his family grew a little larger."

When a reporter from New York magazine caught up with the actor at the event, he admitted he was a touch flustered. "I’m a little out of my head. I had a baby two days ago. A little girl," he said. "Dad duties. Everyday life stuff is pretty overwhelming."

The baby is a little sister for 5 year-old Cooper Alexander and almost 2-year old Tallulah.

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Sunday, 21 December 2008

Daniel Goddard Baby

THE YOUNG & THE RESTLESS ~ Daniel Goddard posts on his MySpace page that his wife Rachael delivered their their second child. Sebastian William arrived on December 19th, 2008 at 8:15 a.m., 3 days before his due date. He weighed 9 lbs., 11 0z and measured 21" long. The proud dad took 600 pictures of the labour and delivery.

“Rachael’s water broke at 4 a.m., I called one of the producers from work because I was supposed to be there at 7 a.m.! I drove very carefully to the hospital, didn’t speed at all!”

The couple are also parents to 2 ½-year-old Ford Martin. Daniel says that; “Mum & baby are well and Ford is doing a great job as a big brother!”

Sebastian ~ Greek; revered.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Daphne Duplaix
  • Angela Lindvall
  • Juan Pablo Montoya
  • Connie Nielsen
  • Kim Fields & Christopher Morgan
  • David Hewlett
  • Michael Chopra
  • James Spader
William ~ German; resolute protector. Will meaning strong and helm meaning helmet.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Robin Givens
  • Susan St. James & Dick Ebersol
  • Billy Bob Thorton
  • Meg Tilly & Colin Firth
  • Andrew Lloyd Webber & Madeleine Gurdon
  • Mary-Louise Parker & Billy Crudup
  • Angela Lindvall
  • Adrienne Barbeau & Billy Van Zandt
  • John O'Hurley
  • Kimberly Williams-Paisley & Brad Paisley
  • Joe Lando
  • Christa Miller & Bill Lawrence
  • Molly Parker
  • Kirstie Alley & Parker Stevenson
  • Kathleen Robertson

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Thursday, 18 December 2008

Angie Harmon Baby

AND BABY MAKES 3 ~ Three girls that is! Angie Harmon and husband Jason Sehorn welcomed their third daughter on December 18th, 2008 her rep tells People exclusively. Emery Hope is "a healthy baby girl," according to the rep and is a little sister for Finley Faith, 5 and Avery Grace, 3.

After debunking pregnancy rumours, the couple exclusively announce the news to US magazine exclusively. They denied the reports that they were expecting in an attempt to take back the right to release the joyous news themselves her rep told the magazine.

Emery ~ English; work ruler. Surname. Unisex.

Hope ~ English; hope.

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Monday, 15 December 2008

Naomi Watts & Liev Schrieiber Baby

UPDATE ~ People is reporting that the baby's name is Samuel Kai.

Samuel ~ Hebrew; God heard.

Star babies, sons of:

  • Sally Field
  • Jason Hervey
  • Brandon Inge
  • Lexa Doig & Michael Shanks
  • Jack Black
  • Jessica Lange & Sam Shepard
Kai ~ Welsh/Scandinavian/Greek; keeper of the keys; earth. South African; beautiful. Hawaiian; the sea.

Star babies:
  • son of Jennifer Connelly
  • daughters of Donald Trump Jr.
  • daughter of Vince Carter
PAINTED BLUE ~ Naomi Watts and Liev Schreiber welcomed their second child on December 13th, 2008 People has learned. "I can confirm Naomi and Liev had a baby boy yesterday," said the actress's rep.

US Magazine exclusively reported the news back in July and Liev casually confirmed the news to Conan O'Brien.

The couple have been together since 2006 when they met on the set of The Painted Veil. They reside in New York City and Los Angeles. They are already parents to Alexander "Sasha" who arrived in July of 2007.

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Sunday, 14 December 2008

Alysia Reiner & David Alan Basche Baby

EARLY CALL TIME ~ David Alan Basche and his wife Alysia Reiner are parents after welcoming a baby girl reports the Boston Herald. Livia Charles was born at 5:14 a.m. on December 5th, 2008 in New York City. She weighed 7 lbs and measured 21 inches.

David was previously on Lipstick Jungle and alongside Alysia on The Starter Wife. The couple met during a summer theater program.

Livia ~ Variation of Olivia ~ Latin; olive tree.

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Friday, 12 December 2008

Coby Bell Babies

TWINS, AGAIN ~ Coby Bell and his wife Avis welcomed a second set of twins into their home on December 2nd, 2008 Life & Style has learned exclusively; daughter Quinn weighed in at 5 pounds, 12 ounces and was 19 inches long and son Eli was 6 pounds, 13 ounces and was 19 inches long. They were born one minute apart at California's Long Beach Memorial Hospital.

The couple are also parents to 5 year-old twin girls Jaena and Serrae. He tells the magazine; "We're not getting any sleep, but we are extremely happy people."

Bell plays Jason Pitts in The CW's The Game.

Quinn ~ Irish/Gaelic; council. Unisex name and surname.

Star babies:

  • daughter of Erin O'Donnell
  • son of Sharon Stone
  • son of Sean Young & Bob Lujan
Eli ~ Hebrew; high. Biblical.

Celebrities that are elated with Eli:
  • Sally Field
  • Toby Stephens
  • Campbell Brown

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Thursday, 11 December 2008

Usher & Tameka Foster Baby

BABY BOY #2 ~ Has arrived; sources confirm to People that Usher and his wife Tameka have a new addition to the family: Naviyd Ely was born on December 10th, 2008. The new baby is a little brother for Usher Raymond V "Cinco", who was born in November 2007.

Usher and Tameka tied the knot in August of 2007.

The singer has also been busy with his charity, the New Look foundation, and a summer camp he ran for teenagers. In August, Usher told People that being a father inspired him to give back. "Having a child just completed the story," he said. "I already had a giving heart, and I wanted to do something to mentor children."

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Wednesday, 10 December 2008

Taylor Hanson & Natalie Baby

HANSON BABY BOOM ~ A People exclusive; Taylor and Natalie Hanson have welcomed another baby boy. Viggo Moriah arrived on December 9th, 2008 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. "Viggo is doing great. He is the perfect early Christmas gift," the couple says of their 8 lb., 5 oz. arrival. "We look forward to being home to enjoy the holidays with him and his very excited brothers and sister."

This baby has three cousins and three siblings. Zac and Kate Hanson welcomed their first child, Shepherd, in May and Isaac and Nikki Hanson welcomed their second baby, Monroe, in July and are also parents to son Everett. Taylor and Natalie's children are Ezra, Penelope and River.

This past fall, the brothers set out on tour with all the babies. Zac recently told People: “We may have to think about getting a second bus!” They also recently released Take the Walk, a book chronicling their experiences working to fight AIDS and poverty in Africa. Their plan is to get back into the studio early next year and hope to release a new album by the summer.

Viggo ~ Scandinavian; exhuberant.

Moriah ~ Hebrew; God is my teacher.

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Ricky Martin Babies

LIVIN' LA VIDA LOCA ~ People has exclusive pictures and an article on Ricky's twins Valentino and Matteo. A "joyful" Ricky is at home in Puerto Rico with his boys and is raising them without the help of a nanny and says that being a father "feels amazing".

August 20th, 2008 ~ Ricky Martin is a father to twin boys born via a surrogate, his rep confirms to People. "In recent weeks, Ricky Martin became a proud father by the birth of twin sons," his rep tells the magazine. "The children, delivered via gestational surrogacy, are healthy and already under Ricky's full-time care," the rep said in a statement. "Ricky is elated to begin this new chapter in his life as a parent and will be spending the remainder of the year out of the public spotlight in order to spend time with his children."

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Monday, 8 December 2008

Ivy & Eric Mabius Baby

BABY BOY MABIUS ~ Eric Mabius and his wife, interior designer Ivy Sherman, have welcomed a second son they confirm with People. Rylan Jaxson arrived on December 7th, 2008 in New York City and weighed just over 10 lbs. Rylan is a little brother for 2 year-old Maxfield Elliot.

Eric stars as Daniel Meade on Ugly Betty. He recently relocated his family from Los Angeles to New York, where Ugly Betty is filming.

Back in April Eric said Ivy was "very frustrated" that she hadn't gotten pregnant before the Hollywood writers strike ended and thought that since Ugly Betty had resumed production, they'd have to wait until the summer break. "I proved her wrong," he said, grinning.

Mabius has also appeared in the The L Word,The O.C. and Eyes.

Rylan ~ Old English; variant of Ryland ~ Old English; land where rye is grown.

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Cristen Chin & Nigel Barker Baby

AMERICA'S NEXT TOP BABY ~ An Us Magazine exclusive; America's Next Top Model judge Nigel Barker and his model wife, Cristen Chin Barker are second time parents. Jasmine arrived on December 7th, 2008 in New York City and weighed 7 lbs., 11 oz. -- was born 5:03 p.m. in New York City on Sunday. "Jasmine and Crissy are doing extremely well!" Barker tells Us.

"I feel like the luckiest man alive!" he adds. "Not just a gorgeous wife and son who I adore and love but now a perfect little girl! I feel truly blessed and want personally for little more."

Jasmine ~ Persian; jasmine flower, gift from God.

Celebrities that are jazzed about Jasmine:

  • Michael Jordan
  • Patricia Southall & Martin Lawrence

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Friday, 5 December 2008

Amy Jo Johnson Baby

IT'S ANOTHER PINK POWER RANGER ~ Actor Amy Jo Johnson and her fiancé Olivier Giner are parents People exclusively confirms. Francesca Christine was born at 9:09 pm on December 1st, weighing 7 lbs., 1 oz.

Amy played Keri Russell's best friend Julie Emrich on the series Felicity. She is currently shooting the new CBS show, Flashpoint premiering July 11. A former gymnast, Johnson achieved fame with her first major television role as Kimberly Hart, the Pink Ranger, in 1993's Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers. She landed the role on Felicity in 1998 and parlayed the exposure her singing and songwriting got on the show into the starring role for the film Sweetwater: A True Rock Story, about the opening band at Woodstock. Johnson has also recorded CDs of her own music in addition to acting in the ABC Family series Wildfire.

Francesca ~ Italian; variation of Frances ~ Latin; from France, free one. Feminine form of Francis.

Celebrities that are fans of Francesca:
  • Jason Bateman
  • Nancy St. Alban
Christine ~ French; variation of Christina ~ Greek; Christian, follower of Christ. Feminine form of Christian.

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Michele Hicks & Jonny Lee Miller Baby

BABY BUSTER ~ Jonny Lee Miller and Michele Hicks are proud new parents People confirms with Jonny's rep. Buster Timothy arrived on December 3rd, 2008 in Los Angeles, weighing in at 9 lbs.

This is the couple's first child. People exclusively reported the pregnancy back in September.

Miller is currently the star of Eli Stone. He got his start on Eastenders as Jonathan Hewitt. His big break came in the 1995 film Hackers which co-starred his ex-wife Angelina Jolie. Miller had huge success with the hit movie Trainspotting in which he donned a Scottish accent to play Sick Boy. He was also considered replacing Pierce Brosnan for the coveted role of James Bond but the role went to fellow Brit Daniel Craig.

Michele Hicks is a former model who appeared on The Shield.

Buster ~ English; from bust. Modern nickname.

Timothy ~ Greek; one who honours God.

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Thursday, 4 December 2008

Lee Ryan Baby

BLUE MEMBER ~ is reporting that Lee Ryan and his fiancé Samantha Miller welcomed a baby boy who is believed to be named Rain Amethyst. A delivery date, name confirmation and other birth statistics were not made available.

In June it was announced that Samantha was pregnant, but the couple officially confirmed the news of their pending arrival in a spread with Hello! magazine. This is also where Samantha revealed they were considering Rain Amethyst as the name choice.

Ryan was a formerly with the band Blue.

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Wednesday, 3 December 2008

Gena Lee Nolin & Cale Hulse Baby

BAYWATCH BABY ~ Gena Lee Nolin and her husband, NHL hockey player Cale Hulse, have welcomed a girl, her rep exclusively confirms to People. Stella Monroe arrived on December 3rd, 2008 in Scottsdale, Arizona. The baby girl weighed 7 lbs. 3 oz. and was 20 1/2 inches long. "Mom and baby are both healthy and doing very well," says Nolin's rep, Jerry Shandrew. "The whole family is very excited to welcome baby Stella home".

This is the second child for the couple, who are also parents to 2 year-old Hudson. Nolin is also a mom to 11-year-old Spencer from her first marriage to video producer Greg Fahlman, and Hulse has a daughter, Caia, 7, from a previous relationship.
Gena and Cale were married September 3rd, 2004 at the Royal Palms Resort and Spa in Phoenix, Arizona. The couple gave Starbucks giftcards to their wedding guests as the couple went there on a blind date.

Gena, a former Miss Las Vegas is probably best known for her portrayal of Baywatch beauty Neely Capshaw. Cale played professional hockey for the Calgary Flames.

Stella ~ Latin; star.

Star babies, daughters of:
  • Lorraine Bracco & Harvey Keitel ~ Stella
  • Peri Gilpin & Vincent Christian ~ Stella
  • Linda Rama & Michael Klim ~ Stella
  • Amy Yasbeck & John Ritter ~ Stella
  • Dave Matthews ~ Stella Busina
  • Melanie Griffith & Antonio Banderas ~ Stella Del Carmen
  • Tori Spelling & Dean McDermott ~ Stella Doreen
  • Tara MacLean ~ Stella Heather Sky
  • Donna Dixon & Dan Aykroyd ~ Stella Irene August
  • Linda & Paul McCartney ~ Stella Nina
  • Dave Gahan ~ Stella Rose
  • Molly Shannon ~ Stella Shannon
  • Mitsou Gelinas ~ Stella-Rose
Monroe ~ Gaelic/English; mouth of the river Roe.

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Donovan McNabb Babies

EAGLES DELIVERY - According to, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb and his wife Roxie are parents to twins; a boy and a girl on December 2nd, 2008. The couple did not release the babies names at this time. This is the third child for the couple who are also parents to a 4-year-old daughter, Alexis.

Jacob Young Baby

ALL MY CHILDREN ~ According to Soap Opera Digest, Jacob Young and his wife Christen are first-time parents. Luke Wayne arrived at 10:06 p.m. on November 25th and was 7 lbs., 5 oz.

Luke's name had been selected early in the pregnancy, Jacob said he "wanted something biblical" and that Wayne was also his middle name.

Young is currently on All My Children.

Luke ~ Latin; variation of Lucas. Derived from a region in Italy, Lucania. Greek; a native of Lucania. Biblical.

Celebrities that love Luke;

  • Jeff DaVanon (athlete)
  • Curtis Joseph (athlete)
  • Natalie Morales (tv anchorperson)
  • Mike Oldfield (musician/songwriter)
  • Lance Armstrong
  • Kim Raver (actor) & Many Boyer (filmmaker)

Wayne ~ Old English; wagon builder or driver.

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