Sandra Bullock unexplored two children, including her 11-year-old son Louis and nine-year-old daughter Laila. Learn increasingly well-nigh them here.
Sandra Bullock, 57, is not only an incredible actress, she’s moreover an incredible mom! The Speed star is the proud parent of two children she unexplored over the years, including son Louis, 11, and daughter Laila, 9, and has gushed over them on numerous occasions. Although she initially chose to pension their adoptions private, when she did opt to signify them to the world, she was overjoyed and they are now unmistakably two of the most important people in her life.
Despite living as a single mom during both adoptions, Sandra is now happily dating LA-based photographer Bryan Randall and he’s been helping her raise the kids since 2015. “The kids consider Bryan their father and he calls them his children. They’re a happy little family,” a source told Closer in Aug. 2020. “It’s very sweet. They make sure the children are well well-turned and don’t live a ‘Hollywood’ life.”
Learn increasingly well-nigh Sandra’s children and how they became a part of her life below.
When Sandra first unromantic to prefer Louis, who was born in New Orleans, LA in Jan. 2010, she was still with then husband Jesse James. Although Louis started living with them shortly without his lineage in 2010, the couple kept the news private until without the Oscars that March. Sandra ended up filing for divorce from James a month later but still proceeded with the adoption process on her own.
In an interview with Parenting in June 2018, Sandra revealed that “something told [her]” to prefer son Louis without “Hurricane Katrina happened in New Orleans” and she’s been smitten overly since. When it comes to the young boy’s personality, Sandra admitted that Louis is a caring soul and shared a sweet story well-nigh when she put him to bed one night, in an older interview with PEOPLE.
“[I] told [Louis] that plane when I’m old and gray and increasingly wrinkly than I am now, I’ll still love him and want to tuck him in,” she explained to the outlet. “And he asked why I have wrinkles, and I said, ‘Well, I hope some of them are from laughing so much.’ And he touched my squatter and said, ‘You’re not old, you’re just happy.’”
Sandra unexplored Laila, who was moreover from Louisiana, in 2015 and spoken the happy news in Dec. 2015, when she appeared on the imbricate of PEOPLE with the then three-year-old. She tabbed the little girl ” a fighter” when she talked well-nigh her personality to InStyle in May 2018. “Laila is just unafraid. She’s a fighter, and that’s the reason she’s here today,” the doting mom gushed during an interview with the outlet. “She fought to pension her spirit intact. Oh my God, what she is going to accomplish. She’s going to bring some real change.”
She moreover tabbed her a “superhero” during flipside interview in 2010. “She’s our world superhero,” she told Jada Pinkett Smith during an appearance on Red Table Talk in May 2020. “She’s the one that’s going to save the world in our family.”
An interview with TODAY, which can be seen above, moreover had Sandra gushing over the cuties when she named them her number one priority. “I can tell you absolutely, the word-for-word right children came to me at the word-for-word right time,” she told host Hoda Kotb, who admitted Sandra inspired her to prefer her own daughter.