Last month we found out Kim Kardashian wanted to become an adopted parent to a young Thai girl named Pink, however because the girl was still close to her real mother she declined to become the newest member of the Kardashian family. And today it was revealed that Rosario Dawson adopted a 12-year-old girl in October.

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These two stars are mere examples of the big hearts Hollywood has. Despite some critics' opinion about celebrities, there's no denying the praise stars that open their homes and hearts to raise another's child as their own deserve.

Like Rosario Dawson, flip the page to check out other celebrities that have adopted children.

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Viola Davis

She and her husband, Julius, adopted a daughter named Genesis in 2011.

Magic Johnson

Magic and his wife adopted their daughter, Elisa, in 1995.

Sandra Bullock

The actress adopted a son Louis Bardo.

Alfre Woodard

Alfre and her husband are the parents to two adopted kids, Mavis and Duncan.

Wyclef Jean

Him and his wife Maria adopted their daughter, Angelina, in 2005.

Patti LaBelle

Two of her five children are adopted. She adopted them after their biological mother passed away.


She adopted two sons, David Banda (in 2008) and Mercy James (in 2009).

Lionel Richie

Nicole Richie isn't his biological daughter. He adopted her when she was young.


Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt

The couple adopted three children, Maddox Chivan, Zahara Marley, and Pax Thien.

Rev Run

The Rev and his wife adopted a daughter, Miley, in 2007.

Charlize Theron

She adopted a baby boy named Jackson in 2012.

Al Roker

The news anchor and his wife adopted their daughter, Courtney, in 1987.

Ty Burrell

Him and his wife are the parents to two adopted daughters.