For months, Sandra Bullock was sitting on a secret.
But today, she finally revealed it to the rest of the world: She’s a mom again. By adoption.
Seven months after being named Woman of the Year by People magazine (and, at 50 years old, she was the oldest woman ever to earn that honour), Bullock tells the magazine that she has a new daughter, Laila.
For months, the Oscar-winning actress denied reports that she had expanded her famous family. That’s because Laila, 3 1/2, was in the Louisiana foster care system and Bullock feared that going public could jeopardize her adoption plans.
“You feel it’s very much like witness protection,” Bullock told the magazine, which hits the newsstands Friday and includes photos by her boyfriend, photographer Bryan Randall. Continue reading →