A growing number of women are choosing to procreate not in the prime ages of their 20s or 30s but in their 40s. And this trend is becoming more and more common in Hollywood, where celebrities are busy with their careers and looking trim, svelte and very much not pregnant. Here are 10 stars who opted to wait and have kids, or at least some of them, in their 40s.
Kelly Preston (above)
Actress and wife of John Travolta are expecting their third child, after the loss of their son Jet. Kelly is 47.
When her daughter Nahla Aubry was born Halle was a very young looking 41.
Brooke had her second daughter Grier at the age of 41.
Nicole’s daughter Sunday Rose was born when Nicole was 41.
Susan had her son Jack when she was 43 and her son Miles was born when she was 46.
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