These Are the Celebrity Babies We Welcomed in 2021
Get ready to meet some very cute new additions.
Last year's moms-to-be are quickly becoming new moms and sharing their little ones with the world via social media, cute black-and-white photos, and sweet messages for followers, friends, and family alike.
Expect some big news in 2021, including a new royal baby from Princess Eugenie, Disney royalty Hilary Duff, Mandy Moore, and a few surprises, too.
Singer Halsey (real name Ashley Nicolette Frangipane) announced the arrival of their first child, Ender Ridley Aydin.
They posted a photo with their boyfriend, producer, director, and screenwriter Alev Aydin, on Monday, July 19, writing, "Gratitude. For the most "rare" and euphoric bsirth. Powered by love."
Ender arrived in July 14. Halsey announced that they were pregnant back in January 2021.
"It's wonderful to celebrate something with you all after years of sharing all the sad stuff. And just so we're aware, if it wasn't for COVID, I woulda done the tour pregnant," they wrote on Twitter at the time.
Broad City's Ilana Glazer welcomed her first baby with her husband, David Rooklin, and announced it with, appropriately enough, a joke. In an Instagram post on July 19, Glazer shared that she gave birth three weeks ago and has been wearing compression sock sand breastfeeding since.
"Been breastfeedin in compression socks for the past 3 weeks, hbu?" she wrote.
Glazer first revealed her pregnancy during an interview with Entertainment Weekly in March 2021. She and Rooklin got married back in 2017.
Gadot and her husband, Yaron Varsano, announced that baby no. 3 arrived with an Instagram post on June 29, 2021. The little girl, Daniella, is the couple's third daughter, joining 4-year-old Maya and 9-year-old Alma.
"My sweet family [...] I couldn't be more grateful and happy (and tired) we are all so excited to welcome Daniella into our family," she wrote with a handful of celebratory emoji. "I'm sending all of you love and health. GG"
Alexa and Carlos PenaVega
Alexa and Carlos PenaVega have welcomed their third child together, a baby girl named Rio.
"SO.. we've been MIA these last few days. Let's just say we learned once again that God is always in control," Alexa shared on Instagram. "You may have a PLAN for your life, but all that really matters is HIS plan. Little Rio could not wait to come out and play with her brothers! Momma is feeling good and baby girl is kicking some serious booty in the NICU. Praying we can all be home together very soon!"
Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli
Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli have welcomed their first child together. On Instagram, Wiley posted a mother's day tribute with a photo of their new addition, a daughter named George.
"Happy 1st Mother's Day to my beautiful wife, who four weeks ago today after laboring for almost 3 days gave birth to our first child—our gorgeous daughter, George," she wrote in the caption. "Welcome to the world, babygirl. We love you and we thank you for giving us the best 1st Mother's Day two ladies could ask for."
Ellie Goulding and Caspar Jopling
Singer-songwriter Ellie Goulding is a mom. The "Love Me Like You Do" singer and husband Caspar Jopling welcomed their first child to the world on May 2. "Mum and baby both healthy and happy :) Extremely grateful," Jopling wrote on his Instagram story. "I don't ever address the public attention that comes with Ellie's job. But during this magical and personal moment we would really appreciate being able to enjoy our privacy..Thank you x."
The couple tied the knot in a star-studded ceremony in September 2019.
Lauren Bush Lauren and David Lauren
Lauren Bush Lauren and her husband, David Lauren, welcomed their third son together, Robert Rocky Lauren. She shared a full photo on Instagram (a change from other celebrities only giving partial peeks at their new arrivals), as did David.
"Welcome to the world baby Robert Rocky Lauren born on April 10th at 11:53am! We are so in love and happy that you have come to complete our wolf pack. We will call you Rocky after the majestic Rocky Mountains where @davidlauren and I were married and where we both grew up going," she wrote.
She also gave some insight to the name.
"Robert is my late grandfather's name and classically cool," she added. "We wish for you a happy, healthy, and purpose-filled life with so much love and goodness all your days! We already love you to the [moon] and infinity and beyond!
Brenda Song and Macaulay Culkin
On April 5th, Brenda Song and Macaulay Culkin welcomed a son, Dakota Song Culkin. "We're overjoyed," the couple told Esquire.
The couple met on the set of Changeland a few years ago and have been together ever since.
Henry Golding and Liv Lo Golding
Crazy Rich Asians star Henry Golding and wife Liv Lo Golding have welcomed their first child together.
"This woman right here," Golding shared in the caption of a photo of himself, his wife, and their baby. "Beyond anything I could have ever imagined. Your strength brought us our greatest joy. Thank you, I love you."
Liv Lo Golding confirmed that the couple welcomed their first child on March 31, writing, "our lives changed forever."
Hilary Duff and Matthew Koma
Hilary Duff and her husband, Matthew Koma, welcomed their second child together.
The actress announced the happy news on Instagram, revealing that the couple's daughter, Banks, was officially "a big sister." She shared a photo of the 2-year-old in the bathtub with an expressive look on her face, adding in the caption: "Marinating on how I feel about that!"
Duff is also a mom to her 9-year-old son, Luca.
Bindi Irwin and Chandler Powell
The newlyweds welcomed their first daughter, Grace Warrior Irwin Powell, on their 1-year wedding anniversary.
"March 25, 2021. Celebrating the two loves of my life," Irwin began in a sweet Instagram post that included a photo of the couple and their newborn. "Happy first wedding anniversary to my sweetheart husband and day of birth to our beautiful daughter. ❤️ Grace Warrior Irwin Powell. Our graceful warrior is the most beautiful light."
Irwin went on to explain that Grace's middle names were chosen as a tribute to the 22-year-old's late father, Steve Irwin.
"Her middle names, Warrior Irwin, are a tribute to my dad and his legacy as the most incredible Wildlife Warrior," she wrote.
"There are no words to describe the infinite amount of love in our hearts for our sweet baby girl," Irwin continued. "She chose the perfect day to be born and we feel tremendously blessed."
Emma Stone and Dave McCary
Ashley Tisdale and Christopher French
Ashley Tisdale and Christopher French welcomed their first child together. Tisdale announced the news on Instagram with a sweet photo of her baby's hands.
"Jupiter Iris French arrived earth side 3.23.21," she wrote in the caption.
Zara and Mike Tindall
Queen Elizabeth's granddaughter Zara Tindall has welcomed her third child with her husband Mike Tindall. On his podcast, Mike explained that baby Lucas Philip Tindall arrived in a dramatic fashion.
"So, it was run into the gym, get a mat, get into the bathroom, get a mat on the floor, towels down, 'brace-brace-brace'," Mike explained after saying that there was not enough time to get to the hospital.
"Fortunately, the midwife, who was going to meet us at the hospital wasn't that far away, so she drove up, got there just as we'd assumed the pos-ish [as he called the position]. And then the second midwife arrived just after the head had arrived."
Pippa Middleton and James Matthews
Pippa Middleton and James Matthews have reportedly welcomed their second child. According to sources for Hello!, Middleton gave birth Monday morning to a daughter, Grace Elizabeth Jane.
"Mother and baby are doing well," the source told them. "She's perfect, everyone is overjoyed at such a happy arrival."
Karlie Kloss and her husband, Joshua Kushner, welcomed their first child together on March 14.
He announced the news on Instagram was an image showing the newborn's hand and ear.
Emily Ratajokowski announced the birth of her child, Sylvester Apollo Bear. On Instagram, she posted a sweet photo of herself breastfeeding the baby. "Sylvester Apollo Bear has joined us earth side. Sly arrived 3/8/21 on the most surreal, beautiful, and love-filled morning of my life," she wrote in the caption.
This is her first child with her husband Sebastian Bear-McClard.
Alec and Hilaria Baldwin
Alec and Hilaria Baldwin have welcomed their sixth child. On Instagram, Hilaria posted a photo of herself lying in bed with all her children including their newest addition. "7" she wrote in the caption. In September, Hilaria gave birth to the couple's fifth child, Eduardo "Edu" Pao Lucas in September 2020.
Katharine McPhee and David Foster
Katharine McPhee welcomed her first child, a son, with her husband, David Foster, on February 24.
"Katharine McPhee and David Foster have welcomed a healthy baby boy," the rep for the couple told People. "Mom, Dad and son are all doing wonderfully."
Foster and McPhee married in June 2019 after meeting in 2006, when she appeared on American Idol. Foster is father to daughters Sara, Erin, and Jordan, whom he shared with his second wife, Rebecca Dyer; and daughters Allison and Amy from previous relationships.
Mandy Moore and Taylor Goldsmith
Mandy Moore and Taylor Goldsmith have welcomed their first child. "Gus is here 💙💙💙💙. Our sweet boy, August Harrison Goldsmith. He was punctual and arrived right on his due date, much to the delight of his parents," Moore wrote on Instagram alongside a sweet photo of her new baby. "We were prepared to fall in love in all sorts of brand new ways, but it goes beyond anything we could have ever imagined."
Wilmer Valderrama and Amanda Pacheco
Wilmer Valderrama and Amanda Pacheco welcomed their first child on Feb. 15. The couple shared a sweet photo of themselves in the hospital following their daughter's birth. "Life is an ever evolving journey, and for all those times when our path needs a light.. often angels are sent to show us the way and that we can be more.." Valderrama wrote. "Straight out of heaven we welcome our first daughter..."
Kit Harington and Rose Leslie
Game of Thrones actors Kit Harington and Rose Leslie have welcomed their first child together. Details are scant, but the couple was spotted out in London with their baby, and his rep also confirmed to E! News that the couple welcomed a baby boy and they are "very very happy!"
Emma Roberts and Garrett Hedlund
One of 2021's first baby announcements, Emma Roberts and Garrett Hedlund welcomed a son, Rhodes Robert Hedlund.
"Thank you 2020 for getting one thing right," she wrote. "Our bright light Rhodes Robert Hedlund"
Jenny Slate and Ben Shattuck
Entertainment Tonight reported that Jenny Slate and her fiancé, Ben Shattuck, welcomed a daughter, Ida Lupine, in early February.
"Motherhood is the most meaningful thing that has ever happened to me," she said. "I feel really lucky."
Vanessa Morgan and Michael Kopech
Even though the Riverdale star and MLB player have divorced, a source tells E! News that, "Vanessa had the baby, and Michael is with her as well. They're both thrilled."
The new parents welcomed a baby boy in late January, though they didn't reveal his name.
Kelly Rowland and Tim Weatherspoon
January 21 was a big day for Kelly Rowland and Tim Weatherspoon. In her announcement, Rowland did the math and let the world know that she and her husband welcomed a son, Noah Jon.
"On the 21st day, of the 21st year, of the 21st Century, Noah Jon Weatherspoon greeted us," Roland wrote on Instagram. "We are truly grateful."
Jessica Szohr and Brad Richardson
"Added a little special sweetness to our family and some new directions to our journey on 1-11-20," Gossip Girl star Jessica Szohr captioned her daughter Bowie Ella's social media debut on January 13. "This journey with Brad and [his daughter], Lexi, has been one of the most beautiful experiences of my life. To then create a human that is absolutely perfect in our eyes and put a feeling in my heart I didn't know existed is beyond words. I have all the feels and she is really something special."