How hard is it to give equal attention to your work and your child??
It’s practically impossible as your child demands much, much more attention. However, these Hollywood moms have mastered this art. Successful in not only their professional careers but also in their personal life. These mothers can handle anything from the paparazzi to their toddlers complaints and that’s why, we feel they deserve to be on the list of Top 10 Hollywood Moms
1. Angelina Jolie
Angelina Jolie is an award-winning actress, a mother of six, a health campaigner and a tireless UN ambassador. She has transformed herself into one of the most respected women in the entire world. Out of the six, four have been adopted from various orphanages from different corners of the world. The other two have been born to her with Brad Pitt their father. The first pictures of their children, Knox and Vivienne were sold jointly to Peopleand Hello! for $14 million and this too was given to their foundation, the Jolie-Pitt foundation.
2. Salma Hayek
As an actress, she needs no introduction. Starring in around 50 movies with around 5 major awards we all know how successful her professional life has been. But did you know that she was worried she would not be able to be a mother? When she had her daughter at the age of 41 she was really happy but mature about it and this was what she had to say in an interview, “For me, I’m a better mother because I had my child later, but I think your child comes at the right time — when it’s supposed to come for you.’’
3. Monica Belucci
Monica defied social and biological norms when, at the age of 45, she gave birth to her younger daughter, Leonie. She was youngest of Monica and estranged husband Vincent Cassel’s two daughters. The actress even filmed ‘The Whistleblower’ while pregnant. Despite knowing multiple languages she sticks to her tradition and speaks to her eldest daughter in Italian.
4. Megan Fox
Frequently voted as one of the world’s sexiest women, Megan fox is now a mother of two. She has given up skimpy bikinis and pin-up poses to concentrate on motherhood and her acting career.
5. Jessica Alba
With two adorable little daughters, Jessica may have become experienced when it comes to the whole parenting thing. In 2013, she revealed she had ADHD and was taking regular medication for it. OK! magazine reportedly paid $1.5 million for the first picture of her daughter Honor Marie Warren.
6. Cate Blanchett
Blanchett has had an illustrious career as an actress. Being only the third actress to win ‘Best Actress’ after winning ‘Best Supporting Actress’ and she also received a star of the Hollywood Walk of Fame. When questioned as to how she manages her life this was what she had to say, “You know there’s an extra judgment. You know [other parents are] really observing how you parent. They don’t know that you cram everything in to make space for your kids like any working parent.
7. Tilda Swinton
Tilda Swinton is a Scottish actress, performance artist and fashion muse. In 2005 she was given the Richard Harris Award and in 2013 she was given a special tribute by the Museum of Modern Art. She is a strong supporter of the Steiner education system in which she has enrolled her twins Xavier and Honor.
8. Amanda Peet
Amanda Peet is an American actress who has played roles in various movies and television series. However more importantly she has contributed to the society by being the spokeswoman for a non-profit organization, ‘Every Child By Two’ which promotes child vaccination.
9. Amy Poehler
Amy Poehler is a multi-talented personality who is a mother of two. She is such an efficient mother that even while working on a movie she thinks of how the role that she is playing is beneficial to her real life scenario as a mother.
10. Bridget Moynahan
Not many of you may know who she is but she deserves to be in this list merely for having the courage to raise a child on her own. Her partner Tom Brady deserted her three months into her pregnancy. Despite all this, she has also acted in around 15 movies, with her role in the movie Coyote Ugly being her breakthrough.
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