20 Celebrities Who Took Their Kids as Dates on the Red Carpet (PHOTOS)

20 Celebrities Who Took Their Kids as Dates on the Red Carpet (PHOTOS)

Is there anything that parents love more than showing off their kids? Well when you're a celebrity, showing off your offspring means dressing them up in designer duds and bringing them along to your red carpet event.

From movie premieres to fashion launches, it seems like children are the new, hot accessory to have on your arm. Click through for 20 times a celebrities took their kids as their dates on the red carpet.


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  • Brad Pitt


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    When Angelina Jolie was battling chicken pox and too ill to attend the premiere of her film Unbroken, Brad Pitt filled in for her along with three of their kids, Pax, Shiloh, and Maddox Jolie-Pitt, all looking dapper in their suits.

  • Reese Witherspoon


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    Ava Phillipe (with newly pink hair) and Deacon Phillipe must have been very proud to be by their mom Reese Witherspoon's side as she was honored with the 29th American Cinematheque Award in October 2015.

  • Candace Cameron-Bure


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    Always the proud mama, Candace Cameron-Bure took her daughter Natasha and son Lev as her dates to the Carousel of Hope Ball in 2014.

  • Britney Spears


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    While most kids saw The Smurfs 2 at their local movie theaters, Britney Spears' sons, Sean and Jayden Federline, attended the film's premiere in Los Angeles with their mom in 2013.

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  • Cindy Crawford


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    Not only do they have great genes, but Cindy Crawford's kids, Kaia and Presley Gerber, are well-traveled too! The former supermodel took them to Hong Kong to attend the premiere of the documentary The Hospital in the Sky.

  • Madonna


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    Talk about a glamourous night out with your mom! Madonna and daughter Lourdes Leon attended the 2011 Vanity Fair Oscars Party arm-in-arm.

  • Pierce Brosnan


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    There's no escaping how dashing Pierce Brosnan and his sons, Sean, Dylan, and Paris, look during their guys' night out at the premiere of No Escape in 2015.


  • Busy Phillips


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    If your mom was cool enough to take you to the premiere of the new Cinderella movie, you'd hug her tight just like Busy Phillips' kids, Cricket and Birdie, did on the red carpet.

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  • Pamela Anderson


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    Good looks definitely run in the family! Pamela Anderson posed on the red carpet with her teenage sons Dylan and Brandon Lee at a gala event in August 2015.

  • Uma Thurman


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    From fashion tips to how to pose on the red carpet, we imagine that Maya Thurman-Hawke doesn't have to look any further than mom Uma Thurman for advice. The two attended The Theory of Everything premiere together in 2014.

  • Mariah Carey


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    When Mariah Carey was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk Of Fame, she decided to bring her two biggest fans to the ceremony, son Moroccan Cannon and daughter Monroe Cannon.

  • Heather Locklear


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    Twinning alert! Heather Locklear and Ava Sambora look more like sisters than mother-daughter at the premiere of Scary Movie 5 in 2013.

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  • Cristiano Ronaldo


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    The only person who could steal female attention away from soccer player heartthrob Cristiano Ronaldo might just be his mini-me son Cristiano Ronaldo Jr. The dashing father-son duo posed for photos at the premiere of Ronaldo in 2015.

  • Melissa Joan Hart


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    Considering Melissa Joan Hart was launching a boys' clothing collection, it seems natural that the actress-turned-fashion designer would want her son, Tucker Wilkerson, at the event to help model the clothes.

  • Julianne Moore


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    With their beautiful red hair and exquisite outfits, there's no doubt that Julianne Moore and daughter Liv Freundlich were the most elegant women on the Museum of the Moving Image red carpet in January 2015.

  • Kate Beckinsale


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    The movie might be called Everybody's Fine, but Lily Sheen seemed more than fine to be mom Kate Beckinsale's date to the film's premiere in 2009.

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  • Lea Thompson


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    Considering she played the mom in the Back to the Future movies, it's fitting that Lea Thompson brought her daughter, Zoey Deutch, along to the movie's 30th anniversary celebration.

  • Mario Lopez


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    Aww! How cute is Mario Lopez' daughter, Gia Lopez, dressed up like a princess at the premiere of Cinderella in 2015?

  • Rachel Zoe


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    Naturally celebrity stylist Rachel Zoe coordinated her son Kai's outfit to match her own at the 2015 Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic.

  • Mark Ruffalo


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    At the 2015 MTV Movie Awards, Mark Ruffalo and daughter Bella Ruffalo struck a non-chalant pose in matching suits and ties.

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