Connie BrittonConnie Britton speaks as she announces her appointment as UNDP Goodwill Ambassador for poverty eradication and women's empowerment at One U.N. Plaza on April 2, 2014, in New York. The actress became a mom in 2011 when she adopted son Eyob "Yobi" Britton from Ethiopia.
Jessica AlbaActress Jessica Alba is mom to daughters Honor Marie Warren, born in 2008, and Haven Garner Warren, born in 2011. In this photo, which the actress shared on her Twitter account on April 24, 2012, she and husband Cash Warren pose with their children in South Korea.
Halle BerryHalle Berry attends the closing of the 9th annual Acapulco Film Festival after party on Jan. 29, 2014, in Acapulco, Mexico. The actress welcomed son Maceo Robert with husband Olivier Martinez in 2013. She also has a daughter, Nahla (born in 2008), from her relationship with Gabriel Aubry.
Jessica SimpsonJessica Simpson and her fiance, former NFL player Eric Johnson, attend the launch of Jessica Simpson Girls at Dylan's Candy Bar on Dec. 1, 2011, in New York. The couple welcomed their first child, a daughter named Maxwell Drew, on May 1, 2012. A son, Ace Knute, arrived in 2013.
Victoria BeckhamSoccer player David Beckham, left, and fashion designer Victoria Beckham arrive at the 2012 Vanity Fair Oscar Party on Feb. 26, 2012, in West Hollywood, Calif. The couple are parents to sons Brooklyn Joseph (born in 1999), Romeo James (born in 2002), Cruz David (born in 2005) and daughter Harper Seven (born in 2011).
Hilary DuffFormer Disney star Hilary Duff and husband Mike Comrie welcomed their first child, a son named Luca Cruz, on March 20, 2012. In the weeks following the baby's birth, Duff took to her Twitter account to share her joy at motherhood. One post said, "No better feeling that a peaceful baby sleeping on your chest...wonder what he's dreaming about? #happymommy." (Duff and Comrie separated in 2014.)
Maggie GyllenhaalActors Peter Sarsgaard and Maggie Gyllenhaal leave the opening night performance of the Broadway revival of Arthur Miller's "Death of a Salesman" in New York on March 15, 2012. The couple are parents to daughters Ramona, born in 2006, and Gloria Ray, born in April 2012.
Tori SpellingTelevison personality Tori Spelling, Stella McDermott, Liam McDermott and Dean McDermott attend "Yo Gabba Gabba Live!" on Nov. 26, 2011, in Los Angeles. The couple also welcomed daughter Hattie Margaret on Oct. 10, 2011, and son Finn Davey in 2012.
Jennifer GarnerActress Jennifer Garner, recipient of the Female Star of the Year Award, arrives at the CinemaCon awards ceremony on April 26, 2012, in Las Vegas. Garner and her husband, actor Ben Affleck, are parents to daughters Violet Anne Afflect (born in 2005), Seraphina Rose (born in 2009) and son Samuel Garner Affleck (born in 2012).
Charlize TheronCharlize Theron arrives at the 69th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 15, 2012, in Beverly Hills, Calif. The actress adopted a baby boy named Jackson, her rep announced on March 14, 2012.
Katherine HeiglKatherine Heigl and Josh Kelley attend the premiere of "One for the Money" on Jan. 31, 2012, in Paris. The former "Grey's Anatomy" actress and her singer husband adopted daughter Naleigh from South Korea in 2009, and adopted a second daughter, Adalaide, in 2012.
Mariska Hargitay"Law & Order: Special Victims Unit" star Mariska Hargitay is a mom of three -- she and husband Peter Hermann welcomed son August Miklos Friedrich Herman in 2006, adopted daughter Amaya Josephine in April 2011 and son Andrew Nicolas Hargitay Hermann that October.
MadonnaMadonna and daughter Lourdes Leon arrive at the Vanity Fair Oscar Party in Los Angeles on Feb. 27, 2011. Lourdes, born in 1996, is the oldest of the pop star's children - she adopted son David from Malawi in 2006 with then-husband Guy Richie, with whom she also has son Rocco, born in 2000. Madonna adopted a second child from Malawi, a girl named Mercy, in May 2009.
Ashlee SimpsonSinger-actress Ashlee Simpson, right, and son Bronx Wentz attend the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation's "A Time For Heroes Event" on June 12, 2011, in Los Angeles. Bronx, born in 2008, is Simpson's child with ex-husband Pete Wentz.
Nicole KidmanNicole Kidman and Keith Urban attend the 45th annual CMA Awards at the Bridgestone Arena on Nov. 9, 2011, in Nashville, Tenn. The couple are parents to daughters Sunday Rose (born in 2008) and Faith Margaret (born in 2010, via a gestational carrier). Kidman also adopted daughter Isabella (born in 1992) and son Connor (born in 1995), during her marriage to Tom Cruise.
Brooke ShieldsActress Brooke Shields and her daughters, Rowan Francis Henchy (born in 2003), left, and Grier Hammond Henchy (born in 2007), walk the pink carpet at the Barbie: The Dream Closet Fashion Week event on Feb. 11, 2012, in New York.
Elizabeth HurleyElizabeth Hurley poses with her son, Damian Hurley, and fiance Shane Warne at the Moncler Grenoble Fall 2012 presentation during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week on Feb. 12, 2012 in New York. (Hurley and Warne later split.)
Heidi KlumModel Heidi Klum and singer Seal arrive at The 53rd Annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 13, 2011, in Los Angeles. Klum, a model and the host of "Project Runway," is mother to daughter Leni, sons Henri and Johan and daughter Lou. In April 2012, Klum filed for divorce from Seal, three months after the couple announced their separation.
Jennifer HudsonJennifer Hudson performs at the Brooks & Dunn "The Last Rodeo" tribute concert on Monday, April 19, 2010, in Las Vegas. The Oscar winner and former "American Idol" contestant has also added mom to her resume -- son David Daniel Otunga Jr. was born in August 2009.
Britney SpearsBritney Spears, seen here during her second pregnancy, gave birth to son Jayden James in September 2006. Her first son, Sean Preston, was born a year earlier. Spears and the boys' father, Kevin Federline, have since divorced.
Teri HatcherTeri Hatcher hugs her daughter Emerson on the red carpet at the "American Idol" season finale on May 21, 2008.
Jennifer LopezJennifer Lopez, left, and Marc Anthony arrive at the Us Weekly Hot Hollywood Style Celebration on Thursday, April 22, 2010, in Los Angeles. Lopez and Anthony, who welcomed twins Max and Emme in 2008, split in 2011.
Pictures: Famous mothers and daughters
Pictures: Stars and their moms