Some of the world’s biggest stars are choosing not to have children, and they are speaking out, saying they want to focus on their family and partners, and mentoring in other ways. Click through the gallery to find out what some of the biggest stars of Hollywood have to say about their decision NOT to have kids.
The media mogul joked to the Hollywood Reporter that her kids would “hate” her due to her busy career. Things didn’t change for the talk show host — she still doesn’t have kids of her own. But that doesn’t mean that she doesn’t support the next generation in her own way; the Oprah Winfrey Academy of Leadership for Girls helps young women get an education.
“I never felt the need for a child and never felt the loss of it.” That’s what Dame Helen Mirren told AARP this summer. She added: “I’d always put my work before anything.”