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Celebrities are big on expanding their families through adoption. It happens way more often in Hollywood than you think. Lionel Richie and Charlize Theron are just some of the celebs who have little ones who are adopted. Some of our favorite Latino celebrities have also opened the doors to their homes to some adorable children in need of a loving family.

Through adoption, these stars have been able to grow their families and bring in even more happiness to their homes. Celebrities have welcomed children from all over the world and have provided them with wonderful lives. From Angelina Jolie to Madonna to Maria Celeste, these celebs have shared their love with kids who truly needed it. And some have even adopted multiple children! 

More from MamásLatinas: 21 Latino celebrity kids that make us wish our parents were famous too

Some who have adopted already had families of their own, while others have welcomed the babies into their lives because they couldn't have biological children. There are some many babies all over who are looking for loving families to call their own--and it's great that celebs are stepping up to provide them with the love they deserve.

Seeing these celebrities and their kids be so happy and creating beautiful families together is super inspirational. Take a look at all the celebrity kids who were adopted by famous parents.

--Additional reporting by Sugey Palomares

Madonna confirmed that she adopted twins, Esther and Stella Mwale, from Malawi. 1

"I can officially confirm I have completed the process of adopting twin sisters from Malawi and am overjoyed that they are now part of our family," she shared on Instagram in February 2017. She also adopted son, David Banda, in 2006 and, Mercy James, in 2009. Madonna also has a daughter Lourdes and son Rocco. 

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Johnny Lozada has three kids of his own & one child who is adopted. 2

The 49-year-old star has four children named Natalia, Thalía, Juan Gabriel and Felipe. Johnny adopted his son, Felipe, when the ex-Menudo singer was only 16. His mother became the legal guardian of the child, but Johnny helped raise him. 

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María Celeste Arrarás adopted her son, Adrián Vadim, from Russia. 3

María Celeste Arrarás adopted her son, Adrián Vadim, from Russia.

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The Al Rojo Vivo host is also the proud mom of daughter, Lara. They make such a beautiful family.

Lionel Richie adopted Nicole when she was 9 years old. 4

The star is now a mother-of-two and a successful clothing designer.

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Carlos Ponce & former spouse, Veronica, adopted twins from Russia named Sienna & Savannah. 5

They were just a year old when the Ponce family took them in. What cuties! They totally have a blast with their famous dad.

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Sandra Bullock is the proud mamá of two gorgeous babies. 6

Sandra Bullock is the proud mamá of two gorgeous babies.

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The Gravity star adopted an adorable son named Louis in 2010. She later quietly adopted daughter Laila in 2012, but didn't announce her adoption until 2015.

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Yuri expanded her family by adopting daughter, Camila. 7

Yuri expanded her family by adopting daughter, Camila.

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Yuri was 45 when she became a mother to the little one. She said that the experience changed her life. "She's beautiful and growing so fast," she told El Nuevo Dia.

Nicole Kidman & Tom Cruise adopted their children, Connor & Isabella, while they were still married. 8

They manage to still co-parent together. Nicole also has two children with husband, Keith Urban.

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Susana Zabaleta presented her adopted son Matías to the world in 2007. 9

Susana Zabaleta presented her adopted son Matías to the world in 2007.

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The Mexican singer adopted her little one when he was just 2.

 

Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt may no longer be together, but they have a large family to keep in mind. 10

Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt may no longer be together, but they have a large family to keep in mind.

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They have three adopted kids named Maddox, Pax, Zahara. Their biological kids are Shiloh, Knox, and Vivienne Jolie-Pitt.

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The sports commentator Fernando Fiore is also an adoptive parent. 11

The sports commentator Fernando Fiore is also an adoptive parent.

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He adopted a son named Gianluca from Russia.

Meg Ryan adopted a little girl. 12

Meg Ryan adopted a little girl.

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Meg adopted a baby girl named Daisy True from China in January 2006. She's also mom to son, Jack Quaid, whom she shares with ex-husband, Dennis Quaid.

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Mayra Rojas is a proud mom who adopted. 13

Mayra Rojas is a proud mom who adopted.

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After having her first biological child, she suffered from fertility issues. She later adopted her daughter named Ivana. After her sister Lorena Rojas passed away, she also became the guardian of her niece. 

Hugh Jackman & his wife adopted two kids. 14

Hugh Jackman & his wife adopted two kids.

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The X-Men actor and wife, Deborra-lee Furness, adopted two children, Ava and Oscar, after Deborra sadly suffered two miscarriages. 

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Katherine Heigl adopted two daughters, Adalaide Marie Hope & Naleigh Mi-Eun. 15

She also welcomed a biological son named Joshua in 2016.

Charlize Theron adopted son Jackson in 2012 & daughter August in 2015. 16

Charlize Theron adopted son Jackson in 2012 & daughter August in 2015.

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The stunning actress has her hands full with her babies and they are one big, happy family!

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Kristin Davis adopted a boy & a girl. 17

Kristin Davis adopted a boy & a girl.

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The Sex & the City star is raising to two adopted children on her own. She adopted Gemma Rose in 2011, and a son in 2018.

Ty Burrell & his wife expanding their family through adoption. 18

Ty Burrell & his wife expanding their family through adoption.

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The Modern Family actor adopted daughter Frances in 2010 with his wife, Holly Burrell. Two years later they expanded their brood again, and adopted daughter Greta. 

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Felipe Viel is a proud foster parent. 19

Felipe Viel is a proud foster parent.

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The Chilean reporter published a parenting book called Papá Ciencia in 2016.

Isabel Pantoja has an adopted daughter named Chabelita. 20

Isabel Pantoja has an adopted daughter named Chabelita.

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Chabelita, who was adopted from Peru, already made Pantoja a grandmother. She has a son named Alberto.