Celebrity Names Blog

David Arquette is a Daddy Again!

David Arquette is a Daddy Again!

Congratulations to David Arquette and girlfriend Christina McLarty on welcoming a beautiful baby boy,Charlie West, into the world.  Charlie West was born in Los Angeles on April 28, 2014 at 12:35pm, weighing 8lbs and 7oz.  

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Sutton, Tyne And Beowulf: The Best Names Of The 2014 Tony Awards

Sutton, Tyne And Beowulf: The Best Names Of The 2014 Tony Awards

To some, the Tony Awards are a great celebration of the best in theater this season. To us, they are yet another opportunity to look at some of the most interesting names in the performing arts.

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Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis Welcome Otis!

Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis Welcome Otis!

Actress/Actor couple Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis welcomed their first, a boy, on Sunday April 20th, 2014.  Olivia announced the birth of Otis Alexander Sudeikis on Twitter with a photo of her cuddling their newborn.

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Drew Barrymore Names Daughter Frankie -- Another Blast From The Past

Drew Barrymore Names Daughter Frankie -- Another Blast From The Past

Drew Barrymore and husband Will Kopelman welcomed their second daughter, Frankie Barrymore Kopelman, on Tuesday.

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Justin Bartha And Wife Lia Bring Baby Asa To The Girls' Side

Justin Bartha And Wife Lia Bring Baby Asa To The Girls' Side

The actor's daughter, Asa Charlotte Bartha, born last week, gets a gender-bending first name and an ultrafeminine middle one.

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Winston Elba is winning everyone over!

Winston Elba is winning everyone over!

Congratulations to Golden Globe winner Idris Elba and girlfriend Nalyana Garth on welcoming a beautiful baby boy, Winston, into the world.  Winston Elba was born on April 18, 2014 and Idris instantly tweeted the incredible news of his son's birth stating, “My Son Winston Elba was born yesterday..Truly Amazing :-).”  He attached this tweet with a raw and stunningly beautiful photo of Winston grabbing unto his father’s finger. It's a breathtaking representation of the unity between a father and  his son. 

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Chelsea Clinton is Expecting!

Chelsea Clinton is Expecting!

If you have your news alerts turned on like we do, you likely had a flurry of activity on your phone yesterday afternoon with breaking news revealing Chelsea Clinton's pregnancy announcement.  It's always exciting when someone with a household name announces a pregnancy, but Chelsea Clinton's announcement is particularly exciting to us at Name Candy, because she's also practically naming royalty -- at least partially responsible for making the name Chelsea one of the most popular names of the early 90s.

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Could 'Gone Girl' And 'The Goldfinch' Inspire A New Generation Of Gillians And Donnas?

Could 'Gone Girl' And 'The Goldfinch' Inspire A New Generation Of Gillians And Donnas?

Gillian Flynn gives a boost to Team "Hard G," while Pulitzer-winner Donna Tartt could revive her name from the ashes. Is one of these the next "Harper"?

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Mike Myers Welcomes Sunday on Friday

Mike Myers Welcomes Sunday on Friday

Actor/Comedian Mike Myers and his wife Kelly welcomed their second child on Friday April 11th.  Their new daughter, named Sunday Molly Myers, is the little sister of their son, Spike Myers.

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Get Into Spring With Fresh Monikers

Get Into Spring With Fresh Monikers

Now that spring is sufficiently in the air, flowers are blooming and grills are firing back up–there’s a refreshing sort of feeling all around. People are emerging from their houses, strolling down sidewalks and relaxing on park benches, excited to be back out in the world after the long winter. In honor of this magical time of year we’ve gathered a bevy of baby names inspired by the loveliness of these upcoming sunny months.

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