Celebrity Names Blog

The Young Hazel: Emily Blunt and John Krasinski Welcome A Girl

The Young Hazel: Emily Blunt and John Krasinski Welcome A Girl

Acting couple John Krasinski and Emily Blunt welcomed a little girl over the weekend. The Office alum and big screen actress have named the little one Hazel Krasinski.  The proud father tweeted the news yesterday morning. They have not announced a middle name so far. 

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It's a Boy for Owen Wilson!

It's a Boy for Owen Wilson!

Owen Wilson is a daddy again!  Wilson and personal trainer Caroline Lindqvist welcomed a baby boy, Finn Lindqvist Wilson, on January 30, 2014.  Finn is the second child for Wilson, who also has a two-year-old son, Robert Ford Wilson

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Jared Padalecki and Genevieve Cortese Reveal Their New Baby's Name

Jared Padalecki and Genevieve Cortese Reveal Their New Baby's Name

Recently Genevieve Cortese broke the secrecy around her and her Supernatural star husband Jared Padalecki’s newest baby name by tweeting “@jarpad and Shepherd watching some late night #supernatural". Though Shepherd is a slight surprise considering they kept with a classic moniker for their first son, Thomas, the name has been widely embraced (and the super-adorable picture accompanying the tweet doesn’t hurt either!).

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Baby Names in the News

Celebrities make waves with baby names like Kal-El Cage and Bronx Mowgli Wentz, but creative naming doesn't stop at the Hollywood borders. Each year, a handful of names surprise and inspire us from news stories across the nation. The people behind them have had their 15-minutes of fame because of their naming style alone. Here are the latest headline-grabbers that have us intrigued!

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Former Child Star Soleil Moon Frye Welcomes her Third Child!

Former Child Star Soleil Moon Frye Welcomes her Third Child!

UPDATE: Welcome Lyric Sonny Roads Goldberg!

The former Punky Brewster star, Soleil Moon Frye and husband film and television Producer Jason Goldberg, welcome a bright-eyed baby boy Monday, February 10, 2014.  This is the family’s third child and first son. The unnamed child came into the world weighing over nine pounds and 21 inches long. 

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Actress Melissa George Welcomes Baby Raphael (With An Umlaut!)

Actress Melissa George Welcomes Baby Raphael (With An Umlaut!)

Australian-born TV actress Melissa George, who is best know for her recurring roles that have shaken things up on AliasGrey's Anatomy and, most recently The Good Wife, has just had her own world shaken up in the best way: She gave birth to baby boy Raphaël Blanc on February 6.

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Nature-Inspired Names for Celebrity Babies

Nature-Inspired Names for Celebrity Babies

Whether it’s a clear and babbling brook, a misty morning in the forest or the cool ocean wind sweeping across your cheek, everyone loves embracing the natural world. And this latest baby name trend shows just what an essential piece the environment plays in picking the perfect moniker for a little one.

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Eva Marcille Wecomes a Baby Girl!

Eva Marcille Wecomes a Baby Girl!

America's Next Top Model winner Eva Marcille and her boyfriend, songwriter Kevin McCall, welcomed a baby girl with a name that inspires comparisons from multiple musical genres. 

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What Name Is In This Baby’s Future?

What Name Is In This Baby’s Future?

R&B singer Ciara Harris announced that she is expecting her first child with fiancé, rapper Future, onThe View this past January.  Future surprised Ciara with a proposal last August finally “putting a ring on it” after an almost ten year courtship.  The two consummated their undying love for another by getting the others initial tattooed on their ring fingers.  

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Sent Down From Mount Olympus: Who Will Be Sochi's "Picabo Street"?

Sent Down From Mount Olympus: Who Will Be Sochi's "Picabo Street"?

As we get ready to cheer for and scratch our heads at (nope, still don't get curling) the Winter Olympics in Sochi this week, we thought it would be a good time to look at what kind of influence the athletes might have on the next generation of skiers, skaters and spectators. 

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