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Video: Josh Brolin and wife Kathryn Boyd welcome sweet, sleepy baby girl to the world
The 50-year-old "Avengers" actor and entrepreneur Kathryn Boyd shared a video of their new, sleepy baby girl who they nicknamed "Bean."
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The actor who plays gruff and tough as Thanos in "Avengers: Infinity War" and CIA operative in the "Sicario" movies went all soft as he introduced his baby girl to the world.
Actor Josh Brolin, 50, and his entrepreneur wife, Kathryn Boyd, shared a short, sweet video of their sleeping daughter, named Westlyn Reign Brolin on.
"Dearest Ladies and Gentlemen, I would like to introduce our little girl Westlyn Reign Brolin (Bean),” he wrote of a video showing the newborn sound asleep. “Mama Kathryn was stellar during this miracle birth and Bean is a flawless gem through and through. We are blessed to the core and appreciate so much the love and support during this pregnancy from ALL who have partaken in our journey, directly and/or indirectly. “#beanlove #dogtown."
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Dearest Ladies and Gentlemen, I would like to introduce our little girl Westlyn Reign Brolin (Bean). Mama Kathryn was stellar during this miracle birth and Bean is a flawless gem through and through. We are blessed to the core and appreciate so much the love and support during this pregnancy from ALL who have partaken in our journey, directly and/or indirectly. ❤️❤️🍼🏋🏻♀️🍀 #beanlove #dogtown @kathrynbrolin
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Don't raise a spoiled kid. Keep this thought in mind: Every child is a treasure, but no child is the center of the universe. Teach him accordingly.
Brolin and Boyd married in 2016. Boyd, 31, is a former model and at 5 feet 11 inches the creator of Midheaven Denim , a line of jeans for taller women.
Brolin announced the couple's pregnancy on Instagram in May. "There's a new sheriff in town and she's no bigger than a sweet potato. Hang onto your hats," he wrote then.
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A month later, the baby was starting to kick and Brolin said he was feeling a little nervous. He told USA TODAY:
"I'm seeing older fathers that I know throw their kids. But I have a shoulder issue after "Deadpool." It’s like, am I going to be able to throw my kid or not? I hate those questions. But it is what it is and I'm so excited."
Streisand for her grandmother
While Westlyn may lack in a sprightly father (like anyone believes that), she won't lack in grandparent power. Her step-grandmother is icon Barbra Streisand. The singer has been married to Brolin's father, actor James Brolin, since 1998.
Brolin told People that Streisand is a "typical Jewish grandmother" and "annoying but in a really great way."
Brolin is also a father to Eden, 24, and Trevor, 30, from his first marriage to actress Alice Adair. His second marriage to actress Diane Lane, which ended in 2013, produced no children.LinkedIn The most unusual baby names, from Stormi to Apple Fullscreen
A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.What's in a name? For some celebrities, finding a name for their child is an opportunity to get creative. We've rounded up some of the most unique and unusual famous baby names, starting with tattoo artist and cosmetics entrepreneur Kat Von D and husband, musician and author Rafael Reyes, who goes by Leafar Seyer professionally. The couple welcomed their baby boy, Leafar Von D Reyes. Gregg DeGuire/Getty Images FullscreenJosh Brolin and wife, model Kathryn Boyd, share their daughter Westlyn Reign Brolin. Evan Agostini/Invision/AP FullscreenAdam Levine and Behati Prinsloo share daughters Gio Grace and Dusty Rose.
Jordan Strauss/AP FullscreenHilary Duff welcomed a new baby girl, Banks Violet Bair, on October 25, 2018. Manny Carabel, WireImage FullscreenBanks Violet was the first child for Duff and her boyfriend Matthew Koma. Duff has a son with her ex-husband Mike Comrie. Matt Winkelmeyer FullscreenAaron Paul and Lauren Parsekian named their firstborn Story Annabelle. Chris Pizzello/Invision FullscreenBy George, we think when it comes to unique monikers, Jeffrey Dean Morgan and Hilarie Burton have got it. The couple named their daughter George Virginia.
Dan MacMedan/USA TODAY FullscreenThink Pete Wentz and Meagan Camper's daughter Marvel will think her parents are superheroes? Kris Connor/FilmMagic Fullscreen"American Housewife" star Katy Mixon has a daughter named Elektra Saint. NINA PROMMER/EPA-EFE FullscreenCardi B and Migos rapper Offset named their daughter Kulture Kiari Cephus. OMAR VEGA/INVISION/AP Fullscreen"Fixer Upper" couple Chip and Joanna Gaines welcomed son Crew Gaines. The two also share children Drake, Duke, Ella and Emmie Kay. BRIAN ACH/INVISION/AP FullscreenKhloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson named their baby girl True Thompson. CINDY ORD/GETTY IMAGES FOR ALLERGAN FullscreenKylie Jenner and rapper Travis Scott, named their daughter Stormi. Bob Levey FullscreenGwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin named their daughter Apple. Colin Young-Wolff, AP FullscreenKim Kardashian and Kayne West went in a different direction when naming their daughter, North West. They also share children Saint and Chicago. Handout, Getty Images
Read books together every day. Get started when he's a newborn; babies love listening to the sound of their parents' voices. Cuddling up with your child and a book is a great bonding experience that will set him up for a lifetime of reading.
FullscreenJay-Z and Beyonce's first child is named Blue Ivy. They also have twins names Rumi and Sir. Christopher Polk, Getty Images for NARAS FullscreenJessica Alba and hubby Cash Warren have 3 children all with unique "H" names: Honor, Haven and Hayes. Frazer Harrison FullscreenTV personalities Blac Chyna and Rob Kardashian welcomed their first child together, a baby girl named Dream, on Nov. 10, 2016. Prince Williams FullscreenPharrell Williams and wife Helen Lasichanh's son is named Rocket.
Rachel Murray FullscreenSpike Lee and Tonya Lewis Lee named their daughter Satchel. Less unusual is their son's name, Jackson. JEAN-BAPTISTE LACROIX, AFP/Getty Images FullscreenJason Bateman and Amanda Anka's second daughter is named Maple. JEAN-BAPTISTE LACROIX, AFP/Getty Images FullscreenNicole Kidman and Keith Urban's oldest daughter is named Sunday. JEAN-BAPTISTE LACROIX, AFP/Getty Images FullscreenJermaine Jackson has several children, but son Jermajesty takes the cake for most unusual name of the bunch. Samuel de Roman, WireImage Fullscreen'Hunger Games' actress Jena Malone and partner Ethan DeLorenzo named their son Ode Mountain. Jason Merritt FullscreenForest Whitaker's eldest daughter is named Sonnet. He also has a daughter named True and a son named Ocean. Chris Pizzello, Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP FullscreenCoffee fan? 'Lost' actor Josh Holloway's daughter is named Java. Evan Agostini, Evan Agostini/Invision/AP FullscreenModel Holly Madison and hubby Pasquale Rotella pose with their daughter, Rainbow.
"What’s a good investment? Go home from work early and spend the afternoon throwing a ball around with your son." - Ben Stein on CNN
Denise Truscello, Getty Images for Electric Daisy FullscreenFormer Spice Girl Geri Halliwell and husband Christian Horner's son is named Montague. Halliwell also has a daughter named Bluebell Madonna. Mark Thompson, Getty Images FullscreenNick Cannon and Mariah Carey's twins are named Monroe and Moroccan. Frazer Harrison, Getty Images FullscreenHere's Ciara and her son, Future, named after his father, rapper Future. Gregg DeGuire, WireImage FullscreenActress Shannyn Sossamon named her first son Audio Science. Her second son is named Mortimer.
Theo Wargo, Getty Images FullscreenRapper T.I. and Tameka "Tiny" Cottle-Harris have a few uniquely named children. One of the most unique? Their daughter, Heiress. Jason LaVeris, FilmMagic FullscreenAndre Benjamin (aka Outkast's Andre 3000) and Erykah Badu's son is named Seven. Jerod Harris, Getty Images FullscreenErykah Badu also has daughters named Mars and Puma. Bennett Raglin, Getty Images for BET FullscreenTV personality Bear Grylls and wife Shara Grylls have sons named Huckleberry and Marmaduke. Karwai Tang, WireImage FullscreenSylvester Stallone's sons are named Sage and Seargeoh. Frazer Harrison, Getty Images FullscreenOne of his daughters is named Sistine. Jason LaVeris, FilmMagic FullscreenSam Worthington and wife Lara Bingle also have a son named Rocket. Neilson Barnard, Getty Images FullscreenBusy Philipps' daughters are named Cricket and Birdie. Joe Scarnici, Getty Images for InStyle FullscreenMany of Steven Spielberg and Kate Capshaw's children have unique names, but the most unusual belongs to their daughter Destry.
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Mike Coppola, Getty Images FullscreenChicago rapper Chief Keef, whose real name is Keith Cozart, got creative with his children's names, which include Sno and Krüe. Brian Jackson, AP FullscreenToni Braxton's sons are named Denim and Diezel. Craig Barritt, Getty Images for Lifetime FullscreenTV chef Jamie Oliver and Juliette Norton may win the title of most kids with unusual names: Buddy Bear, Daisy Boo, River Rocket, Petal Blossom and Poppy Honey. Tristan Fewings, Getty Images Fullscreen
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