28th September 2012 | by MFC Team
Lesbian celebrity parents
Cynthia Nixon (Sex and the City) and wife Christine Marioni have a son, Max, whom Marioni gave birth to in February 2011. Nixon has two children from her previous partnership with Danny Mozes.
Rosie O’Donnell adopted 3 children and has another child, Vivienne, who was carried by O’Donnell’s now ex-partner Kelli Carpenter.
Sara Gilbert (The Talk, Roseanne) and partner Allison Alder have two kids, Levi and Sawyer. Alder carried Levi and Gilbert carried Sawyer. Both were conceived using a sperm donor.
Iron Chef Cat Cora and her partner Jennifer Cora were pregnant at the same time with their youngest children, Thatcher and Nash. The couple also has two older children – Zoran and Caje. The same sperm donor was used in all of the pregnancies and the women carried each other’s eggs – ensuring that each was connected genetically or gestationally to their children.
Wanda Sykes (The New Adventures of Old Christine) and her wife Alex had twins Olivia and Lucas in 2009. The twins were carried by Alex.
Melissa Etheridge is mother to 4 children. Her former partner, Julie Cypher, gave birth to Bailey and Beckett, who were fathered by sperm donor David Crosby. Ex-partner Tammy Lynn Michaels gave birth to the couple’s twins, Johnnie and Miller, who were conceived using a sperm donor.
Jodie Foster and long-term partner, Cydney Bernard, are raising two sons – Charles and Kit. Foster carried both children but has not revealed the identity of the sperm donor.
Ilene Chaiken (L Word creator) and ex-Miggi Hood are moms to daughters Augusta and Tallulah.