13 Biggest Celebrity Parent Stories & Scandals of 2011

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2011 was a big year in the world of celebrity. Stars got married. Stars got divorced. Some stars had babies. Some stars got wasted. And some stars had secret love children with their housekeepers. Yup, it was a big year.

We’ve put together 13 of the biggest celebrity parent stories and scandals of 2011 from the surprise break-ups, the surprise babies and just great big examples of “when celebrities go bad.”

Which instance do you think is the biggest story of the year?

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  • Beyonces Fake Baby Bump? 1 of 13
    Beyonces Fake Baby Bump?
    It may have been much ado about nothing, but when Beyonce's pregnant belly looked as if it deflated, well there was a field day on whether she was really pregnant or not.
  • Charlie Sheen 2 of 13
    Charlie Sheen
    Winning? I think not. This dad of five caused a short lived media frenzy went he railed against his Two & Half Men producer, Hollywood and pretty much the world. While shacking up with two "goddesses" the wacky actor went to the internet to pontificate on his tiger blood, Adonis DNA and anything else that crossed his mind.
  • Brooke Mueller 3 of 13
    Brooke Mueller
    While Charlie was busy "winning," ex-Brooke Mueller was busy "losing." She been arrested, in and out of rehab and it's been rumored that she has some pretty significant drug issues.
  • Russell Armstrong and Taylor Armstrong 4 of 13
    Russell Armstrong and Taylor Armstrong
    One of the most tragic stories of the year was when Real Housewives of Beverly Hills' star Taylor Armstrong's husband Russell committed suicide. The couple has a young daughter whose life will be forever changed by this sad event.
  • Arnold Schwarzenegger & Maria Shriver 5 of 13
    Arnold Schwarzenegger & Maria Shriver
    It seemed that the one time "governator" and ex-action star and his Kennedy blooded wife Maria Shriver had a perfect marriage, even though their politics were on opposite sides of the aisle. But that image was shattered when it was revealed that Arnold had a secret love child with their housekeeper.
  • Christina Aguilera Arrested 6 of 13
    Christina Aguilera Arrested
    Christina Aguilera should know better. But singer, talent show judge and mom was busted for public intoxication in March of 2011. Her boyfriend? He was arrested for a suspected case of driving under the influence.
  • Nicholas Cage Arrested 7 of 13
    Nicholas Cage Arrested
    Nicholas Cage was arrested in April for domestic abuse. The actor was arguing with his wife and in front of his young son, he reportedly pushed his wife in a drunken rage.
  • Mel Gibson and Oksana Grigorieva 8 of 13
    Mel Gibson and Oksana Grigorieva
    Mel Gibson and Oksana Grigorieva spent a large part of 2011 with their lawyers battling it out for the custody settlement over the baby they had together. And things, well they got ugly inside and outside of the courtroom.
  • Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony Break Up 9 of 13
    Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony Break Up
    The parents of twins, decided to end their relationship. J-Lo stated: "To understand that a person is not good for you, or that that person is not treating you in the right way, or that he is not doing the right thing for himself—if I stay, then I am not doing the right thing for me. I love myself enough to walk away from that now." Ouch.
  • Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore Break Up 10 of 13
    Ashton Kutcher and Demi Moore Break Up
    This marriage and romance gave hope to many a cougar, but it did not have a happy ended. The mom of three and her much younger husband called it quits after allegations that Ashton was cheating on her.
  • Michelle Duggars Miscarriage 11 of 13
    Michelle Duggars Miscarriage
    The mega-mom lost what would have been her 20th child when she miscarried. The family opted to hold a service for the baby as well as name the baby girl.
  • January Jones Baby 12 of 13
    January Jones Baby
    This year January Jones gave birth to a baby boy. The mysterious part of it all? No one knows who the father is but there have been allegations that it could have been Claudia Schiffer's director hubby to even Ashton Kutcher. We may never know who the baby daddy is.
  • Tori Spellings Boobs On Twitter 13 of 13
    Tori Spellings Boobs On Twitter
    Tori Spelling's husband made a big boob boo-boo when he accidently tweeted out a photo of Tori Spelling topless, she was in the background of a photo of their son Liam. But Tori, she forgave him. Dean on the other hand reportedly felt horrible!
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