2011: The Year of the Baby

Kate Hudson! Owen Wilson! Mariah Carey! See which stars are part of this year's Hollywood baby boom

01 of 22

MARIAH CAREY & NICK CANNON

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Talk about double the blessings! The Grammy-winning singer and husband Nick Cannon welcomed two bundles of joy on April 30, the couple's third anniversary. "I'm not trying to be a psychic, but we renew our vows every year so… It's probably going to be in the hospital this year. I can feel it," predicted Cannon before the arrival of his baby boy and girl.

02 of 22

KATE HUDSON

KATE HUDSON
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After quietly dating for nine months, the actress and her British rocker fiancé, Muse singer Matthew Bellamy, announced on Jan. 12 that they're expecting their first child together. Hudson – who already has a son, Ryder, 7, with ex Chris Robinson – is "really happy," according to a source. "She was always excited to have kids again at some point."

03 of 22

ALICIA SILVERSTONE

ALICIA SILVERSTONE
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What a glow! The actress gets in an easy workout in Los Angeles a few days after announcing she's expecting her first baby with husband Christopher Jarecki. "I've been wanting to have a baby since I was 2-years-old – I'm destined to be a mother," Silverstone shared in April.

04 of 22

DAVID & VICTORIA BECKHAM

DAVID & VICTORIA BECKHAM
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It's baby No. 4 (and a girl!) for the soccer star and his pop singer wife! "We’re still in shock. Obviously, having three boys, you kind of expect another one, so finding out a little girl is in there is surprising, but, obviously, we are over the moon," he shared.

05 of 22

JANE KRAKOWSKI

JANE KRAKOWSKI
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On April 13, the 30 Rock star and her fiancé Robert Godley welcomed son Bennett Robert. "Bennett is an amazing, healthy sweet boy and we are both just crazy in love with him," Krakowski told PEOPLE.

06 of 22

IVANKA TRUMP

IVANKA TRUMP
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Nearly a year and a half after their "high society" nuptials, the Celebrity Apprentice costar and her real estate mogul husband Jared Kushner announced an exciting joint venture – they're expecting! "I have been wanting to share some amazing news with you all for some time," Trump announced via Twitter on Jan. 21. "I’m pregnant!"

07 of 22

OWEN WILSON

OWEN WILSON
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Within days of announcing he was having a child with girlfriend Jade Duell, the actor welcomed new son, Robert Ford, on Jan. 14.

08 of 22

LAILA ALI

LAILA ALI
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It's another baby knockout for the former boxer! Ali and husband Curtis Conway welcomed daughter Sydney on April 4. The couple are already parents to 2½-year-old Curtis "C.J." Muhammad Jr.

09 of 22

KEVIN JAMES

KEVIN JAMES
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The King of Queens finally has a little prince. James and wife Steffiana welcomed their first son, Kannon Valentine James, on Easter Sunday. The little guy joins big sisters Sienna-Marie, 5, and Shea Joelle, 3½.

10 of 22

PENéLOPE CRUZ & JAVIER BARDEM

PENéLOPE CRUZ & JAVIER BARDEM
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A month before welcoming their new son, the Oscar-winning actors sat courtside at a Lakers game in Los Angeles on Dec. 25. Not only have they been mum about their baby news, the notoriously private couple also managed to keep their 2010 Caribbean nuptials under wraps.

11 of 22

JENNIFER CONNELLY

JENNIFER CONNELLY
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The Oscar-winning actress – who recently announced she was having her third child with husband Paul Bettany – stylishly walked the red carpet in a gray Grecian-style dress by Lanvin at the Chicago premiere of The Dilemma on Jan 6. Despite looking lovely as ever, the mom-to-be has had her fair share of morning sickness. "The first three months were no fun," she joked to David Letterman. "I had to stand in one spot, in front of my [open] refrigerator, with me dipping pretzels in cream cheese and stuffing them in my mouth."

12 of 22

TIA MOWRY

TIA MOWRY
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The former Sister, Sister star has lots to celebrate this year. Not only is she expecting her first child with husband Cory Hardrict, but her new BET show, The Game, debuted to more than 7.7 million viewers – a record for the network.

13 of 22

PINK

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Awww, how sweet! Carey Hart stays close to his wife (and her bump!) as the happy couple arrive at the American Music Awards last November. They're expecting their first child, but aren't yet sure about the sex. "My mom has always wished me a daughter just like me," joked the singer, who is due this spring, on The Ellen DeGeneres Show. "I'm terrified one of us will go to jail."

14 of 22

SELMA BLAIR

SELMA BLAIR
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The actress shows off a barely-there bump while out in Los Angeles

on Jan. 17. She and her fashion designer boyfriend Jason Bleick are expecting their first child later this year.

15 of 22

JOEY MCINTYRE

JOEY MCINTYRE
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The New Kids on the Block singer and wife Barrett – who are already parents to Griffin Thomas, 3, and Rhys Edward, 1 – will welcome baby No. 3 in May. "Barrett and I are so blessed and grateful for the little one on the way. We’ll have our hands full. Three's the new nine!" said McIntyre, who is one of nine children himself.

16 of 22

CHRISTINA APPLEGATE

CHRISTINA APPLEGATE
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What's Applegate's parenting style? "I'll probably be a little bit hippie and a little bit Type A," the actress told PEOPLE at the August premiere of Going the Distance, which she attended with fiancé Martyn Lenoble. Now that she's a new mom to daughter Sadie Grace, she'll have more than enough time to test out her theory.

17 of 22

DAVID SCHWIMMER

DAVID SCHWIMMER
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With their March engagement and June wedding now behind them, the actor and new wife Zoe Buckman are adding first-time parents to their newlywed list. "The couple "couldn’t be more thrilled," said his rep.

18 of 22

JEWEL & TY MURRAY

JEWEL & TY MURRAY
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Talk about good timing! After two years of trying, the couple is having a baby boy. "We're so excited to be expecting our first baby," said rodeo star Murray. "We always knew we wanted to have a child and this time in our lives feels right."

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MARION COTILLARD

MARION COTILLARD
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Oh, bébé! The Inception star, who recently debuted her growing belly, and her French actor-director beau Guillaume Canet are broadening their repertoire to include parenthood this spring.

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DREA DE MATTEO

DREA DE MATTEO
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Make room on the tour bus! On April 7, the couple added a boy – Waylon Albert 'Blackjack’ Jennings – to their brood. The new baby joins big sister Alabama Gypsyrose, 3.

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RACHEL ZOE

RACHEL ZOE
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Now this will be one well-dressed tot! In late March, the celeb stylist and husband Rodger Berman welcomed son Skyler Morrison. "I won’t be surprised if our baby has Chanel diapers, Missoni blankets, and an Hermès bassinet," Berman joked recently.

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NATALIE PORTMAN

NATALIE PORTMAN
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Before picking up a best actress Golden Globe for the Black Swan, the expectant actress covered up her bump in a black and white Gianfranco Ferré column dress at the Critics' Choice Movie Awards on Jan. 14. After awards season, how does Portman, who is expecting a child with fiancé Benjamin Millepied, plan to spend the rest of her pregnancy? "I hope I’ll get to lie in bed and eat popcorn and watch TV for the rest of it," she said recently.

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