It’s just another way to protect a child from celebrity pressures, and it’s great that more celebrities are doing it. These parents know how hard it is to grow up with cameras constantly on them, so why would they want their children’s lives to be like this? Same Chris Hemsworth moved his family off the map to protect them. Keeping private life private can be difficult in the age of social media and tabloid journalism. But some stars have managed to do just that. Here are 10 celebrities who worked hard to keep their kids out of the spotlight:
10/10 Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas
Catherine Zeta-Jones and Michael Douglas have two wonderful children together. Children are kept private and not in the spotlight. The couple is very protective of their children. They don’t want their children to be in the spotlight like they were. They want to give them a daily life, away from journalists or fans on social media platforms like Facebook or Instagram.
9/10 David and Victoria Beckham
David and Victoria Beckham married for over 20 years. They are known for their individual successes in sports, music and fashion. Yet they kept their family life out of the public eye. Now that the children are growing up, we are beginning to learn more about them. The Beckhams have four children together: Brooklyn, Romeo, Cruz and Harper. They kept all of their children out of public view except for Harper and Romeo. They are very protective of their children and have rules, including dating and monitoring social media accounts.
8/10 Beyoncé and Jay-Z
Beyonce and Jay-Z are very protective of their children. For example, when Blue Ivy was born, her parents kept her away from the public eye for months until she was old enough to be photographed without looking like a newborn. The couple who hired expensive nannies for their child also try to protect their children’s privacy by not revealing information about them or posting it on social media. Many people think it’s because they want their children to have a normal childhood. Still, they don’t like paparazzi following them all day trying to get vaccinated.
7/10 Emily Blunt and John Krasinski
The couple have been married since 2010, share two children, are both actors and live in a quiet suburb of London. They are known for their preference to stay out of the limelight regarding their personal life. They refrain from publicizing the lives of their children and always make sure that nothing comes out of their children online without them knowing.
6/10 Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green
Megan Fox and Brian Austin Green are not only Hollywood parents but also very protective of their children. The couple who have a huge age gap has two children, Noah Shannon Green and Bodhi Ransom Green. They prefer to keep the details of their life private and live a low-key life. Fox is an actress who rose to prominence after starring in Transformers: Revenge of the Damned (2009), What lies below (2000), Jennifer’s body (2009), Jonah Hex (2010), and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014).
5/10 Cate Blanchett and Andrew Upton
Cate Blanchett and Andrew Upton are one of the few couples in Hollywood who can claim to have had a long-lasting marriage. The couple married in 1993 and have grown children: Dashiell John and Roman Robert. Cate Blanchett was born in Australia on May 14, 1969. Cate has previously revealed that she never lets her children go on social media as it can be very destructive. The actress said she wanted to protect her children from the pressures of fame.
4/10 Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively
Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively who refused to hire a nanny because their kids are huge superstars, and the world loves to hear about their sassy relationship. However, there is one thing they don’t share with the world: their children. If they have other children, they feel they will protect their privacy just as much. In fact, the first time the girls were in the spotlight to celebrate as a family was when Reynolds received recognition from the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
3/10 Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes
When they became a couple, Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes got their first taste of how obsessed the world was with them. All of a sudden, their notoriety skyrocketed. Everyone wanted a picture of them. When they had kids, they wanted to make sure they weren’t exposed to scrutiny. When Gosling announced via Instagram that he would be a dad, he didn’t reveal who the mom was or her name. The announcement is accompanied by photos of him holding a baby girl named Amada Lee Gosling. The actor said he wanted Amada to have as everyday a life as possible, which would explain why he kept her out of the spotlight.
2/10 Julia Roberts and Danny Moder
Julia Roberts and Danny Moder have been married since 2002. They had their first child in 2004 and are now parents to three children. Even though their lives have become more public, the couple aren’t shy about keeping their kids out of the spotlight. Unlike most celebrities who are quick to share photos, Julia Roberts is only seen with her kids when they have to be around. The couple also live in a private building in New York where security guards work.
1/10 Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin
Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin, married since 2003, are very protective of their two children. They stay in New York and have a home in the Hamptons. Their daughter Apple is 16, while their son Moses is 13. Gwyneth often posts pictures of her family on Instagram but keeps her children’s lives private. She said it was essential for her to keep their children’s privacy intact. They won’t be famous forever, so it would be best if they could go about their daily lives as ordinary citizens when they were older.