8 Celebrity Couples Who’ve Used a Surrogate

Many couples run into problems conceiving and have to chose another way for them to have a baby – here are 8 such couples who have had at least one child with the help of a surrogate, who is paid to host the couple’s child until she’s ready to pop! Many gay couples have used surrogates to have children, including Elton John, who recently became a father for the first time with his partner David Furnish.

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Dennis & Kimberly Quaid 

Dennis Quaid and his wife Kim had a set of twins, Thomas Boone and Zoe Grace, via surrogate. Dennis also has one biological son that he had with Meg Ryan.

Sarah Jessica Parker & Matthew Broderick 

Sarah Jessica Parker & Matthew Broderick got help from a surrogate after they found it difficult to conceive – they had twins Tabitha Hodge and Marion Loretta Elwell.

Ricky Martin & his partner Carlos 

Ricky Martin decided fatherhood was for him – he had twin boys Matteo and Valentino who he fathers with his partner Carlos.

 Nicole Kidman & Keith Urban

Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban’s daughter Faith Margaret was born on Dec. 28 via surrogate.

Neil Patrick Harris & David Burtka 

Celebville’s hottest gay couple Neil Patrick Harris and David Burtka were blessed with twins, Harper Grace and Gideon Scott after they used a surrogate.

Camille & Kelsey Grammer 

Camille Grammer had difficulty conceiving and so had both her son Jude and daughter Mason with the help of a surrogate – both kids were fathered by her now ex-husband Kelsey Grammer.

Katey Sagal & Kurt Sutter 

Katey Sagal used a surrogate for her third child, a daughter named Esme Louise who is now 3 years old. Eme’s father is Kurt Sutter.


Elton John & David Furnish 

Elton John and partner David Furnish recently became fathers for the first time – they welcomed their son Zachary Jackson Levon Furnish-John on Christmas Day 2010.