Posts tagged "surrogacy"

Kim Kardashian Is NOT Using A Surrogate, Thank You Very Much

She’s really, truly carrying this child, guys. Please. …

Megan Reynolds / August 11, 2015

Seriously, The Most Insane Surrogacy Story You’ve Ever Heard

When Crystal Kelley agreed to carry a child for a Connecticut couple, she was expecting a happy ending. The 31-year-old (29 at the time), who had been a surrogate before, enjoyed helping couples with fertility problems. The couple’s frozen embryo was implanted into Kelley’s uterus and the pregnancy took. Everything seemed to be going a…

Ami Angelowicz / March 5, 2013

Tagg Romney’s Gestational Surrogate Had An “Abortion Clause”

Hello, 2012 election! Here’s your friendly reminder that reproductive rights issues are not as black and white (i.e. BAD BAD BAD) as anti-abortion extremists might think. In fact, sometimes the families of politicians themselves need … you know … choices.

Noted politics website TMZ has exclusively learned that the gestational surrogate used by…

Jessica Wakeman / September 21, 2012

Zsa Zsa Gabor Could Be A Mom At Age 94

Talk about being an older mom. Zsa Zsa Gabor may just become one at the ripe age of … 94. Zsa Zsa has had a ton of health problems this year—from a hip replacement to an amputated leg—and now her husband (amazingly, her ninth), Prince Frederic von Anhalt, has hatched a plan for another medical…

Elizabeth Banks Almost Makes Me Want To Be A Surrogate

“I have been very fortunate in life both professionally and personally … The one true hurdle I’ve faced in life is that I have a broken belly. After years of trying to get pregnant, exploring the range of fertility treatments, all unsuccessful, our journey led us to gestational surrogacy … From that came two miracles.

Amelia McDonell-Parry / March 31, 2011

Quickies: Elizabeth Banks Has A Baby Boy & Check Out Amber Rose’s Nipple Rings

“30 Rock”‘s Elizabeth Banks has welcomed a son, Felix, via a surrogate. [Oh No They Didn’t!]
Barry Bonds’ former mistress, Kimberly Bell, told a jury the baseball player threatened to cut off her head, cut out her breast implants, and burn her house down after he began using steroids. Yikes. Bonds is currently…

Jessica Wakeman / March 30, 2011

“Baby-Breeding” Ring Busted In Asia

Anywhere you can find women, you can find people trying to control women’s reproductive capabilities. I write a lot on The Frisky about attempts to deter women from having abortions. But in parts of Asia, there’s a problem that’s quite different: fertile women acting as surrogates who are kept in farm-like conditions for “baby breeding.”…

Jessica Wakeman / February 27, 2011

Star Couplings: Nicole Kidman & Keith Urban Welcome Baby Faith Via Surrogate

Nicole Kidman and Toby Keith Keith Urban [Heh, I’m tired. — Editor] have announced that they’ve welcomed a new baby named Faith Margaret to their family. Their biological daughter was carried by a surrogate. [TMZ]
Just a few days after announcing he was engaged and expecting a baby, Owen Wilson and his fiancee actually welcomed…

Amelia McDonell-Parry / January 18, 2011

Elton John Has A Baby Boy!

Elton John is father to a new baby boy! The “Rocket Man” singer became father of his own little “Tiny Dancer” on December 25, with his husband David Furnish. Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John was born via anonymous surrogate in California. “We are overwhelmed with happiness and joy at this very special moment,” the couple told…

Jessica Wakeman / December 28, 2010

Gay Celebrity Men Who Have Started Families

Congrats to Neil Patrick Harris, who announced this weekend that he and his partner are expecting twins. Sadly, NPH also announced that he is planning to take a break from the biz to be a full-time daddy once the babies arrive. We will miss him, but I’m sure those babies will be stupid cute.

Ami Angelowicz / August 18, 2010

Neil Patrick Harris And Boyfriend Having Twins

Neil Patrick Harris and his boyfriend David Burtka are pretty much the cutest couple ever. And so we were thrilled to read on Neil’s Twitter page this weekend that they’re gonna be papas. “So, get this: David and I are expecting twins this fall,” he wrote. “We’re super excited/nervous/thrilled.” The two are becoming parents via…

Kate Torgovnick/ / August 16, 2010

Oh, Dear. Tila Tequila Might Be Pregnant!

Latest news from Tila Tequila’s vagina: the former star of “A Shot A Love” might be pregnant! Tila tweeted the announcement that she would carry a baby as a surrogate for her brother and his wife as a “Christmas present.”…

Jessica Wakeman / December 21, 2009

Surrogacy Delivers

Don’t you love ordering in dinner and letting the deliveryman carry all the groceries up for you? But it appears delivery girls, who carry babies, are the ones really cashing in, as surrogacy gets more popular than pizza. And at $20,000 a delivery, the tips are the best in the business! According to…

Simcha / April 1, 2008