Celebrity children are a common feature on the pages of magazines and tabloids where their lives are followed almost as closely as those of their famous parents. We have often read what the sons and daughters of the stars wear, which people they hang out with and what they do in their lives.
But there are many celebrity children that the public knows little about due to various reasons. In certain cases, their famous parents have also been blissfully unaware of their existence for many a year. Here are fifteen celebrity kids that have spent a long time out of the public eye.
1. Jude Law has three children with his ex-wife but he has two other daughters
Sophia was conceived during a brief relationship with Samantha Burke, while Ada’s mom is ex-girlfriend, Catherine Harding.
2. Gavin Rossdale was still married to Gwen Stefani when he had to take a paternity test that revealed he was the father of Pearl Lowe’s daughter, Daisy
He initially severed all ties to Pearl and Daisy but he is on good terms with them nowadays.
Source:The Daily Mail
3. Eddie Murphy had no idea he had a daughter with Mel B from the Spice Girls
When Melanie told him he was the father, he didn’t believe her and refused to take a DNA test. When the actor eventually relented, the test showed he was indeed Angel’s father.
4. Will Smith’s children Willow and Jaden are quite famous, but he also has son Trey from his first marriage
Source:New York Daily News
5. Beyoncé was shocked when she found out she has a long lost sibling named Koi. Her father confessed to having had an affair with a lingerie model
Reportedly, the pop star cut off all ties with her father and still hasn’t met her sister.
6. One child that never appeared on the Osbournes is Ozzy and Sharon’s eldest daughter, Aimee
According to sources, she’s quite different from the rest of the family and never got along with her siblings, Jack and Kelly.
Source:The Daily Mail
7. Arnold Schwarzenegger admitted to having an affair with his former housekeeper who gave birth to a son
8. Hugh Grant has four children between two women. His first child was a daughter named Tabitha from his brief relationship with Tinglan Hong and he had a son with Anna Eberstein named John
The actor then first had another son with Tinglan named Felix and then he had another child with Anna.
9. Owen Wilson was in a relationship with a married personal trainer named Caroline Lindqvist which ended quickly but the trainer soon gave birth to his son
He has another child with his ex-girlfriend Jade Duell which he only found out about late in the pregnancy.
10. Apart from Liv, Steven Tyler fathered a daughter with Bebe Buell after a brief affair but didn’t find out about her existence until years later
11. Hip-hop artist Bow Wow kept denying that he was a father because he was worried that it would ruin his rapper image, but ultimately he confessed to having a daughter named Shai Moss
12. Ludacris fathered daughter Tamika while he was in the middle of a breakup with his longtime girlfriend, Eudoxie
The couple is now fighting for custody, with the rapper saying he would like full custody instead of paying $13,000 for child support every month.
13. January Jones decided not to reveal who fathered her son, Xander
Speculation has been rife that the father is either Bobby Flay or Michael Fassbender.