Hollywood celebrities have been the subjects of Entertainment magazines for the longest time already. We have been witnessing the lives of these public figures ever since they started their Showbiz career. Some actors who are on the family way are becoming the subject of talk shows and entertainment magazines. This will then draw the attention of the public until they become so attached to the story. When the actor finally gives birth, the interest of the people to see the new baby will push the producers and different magazines to bid for the price of the very first baby photo.
The price of the first photo depends on the popularity of the parents. The children of very famous actors are the usual subjects expensive photo shoots. Here is a list of most paid newborn babies for their very first photo.
1. Vivienne Jolie-Pitt and Knox Jolie-Pitt Parents: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Price: USD 11 million
The twins who are now 4 years old made it to the top rank for their most expensive baby photo. Born on July 12, 2008 at a hospital in France, these two kids became instantly famous when their parents decided to show them to the world. People and Hello magazine paid for the most expensive photo because of the demands of the public. The issue was published on August 2008. It became the best selling issue with over 2.6 million copies sold. According to the parents, the USD 11 million was given to a selected charity.
2. Maximillian David and Emme Maribel Muñiz Parents: Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony Price: USD 6 million
Another issue of People magazine was able to sell 2 to 3 million copies because of the most awaited fraternal twins Max and Emme on cover. Photographer Tony Duran covered the shoot at the family’s home in Long Island, NY. Born on February 22, 2008, these twins are lucky enough to be the subjects for public viewing. During the interview, Jennifer, the mom, told People that Emme came 1 minute after Max. She happily discussed her new experience as a mother of two and how challenging it is to conceive.
3. Shiloh Nouvel Jolie-Pitt Parents: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Price: USD 4.1 million
In 2006, Bradd and Angelina first hit the record for their daughter’s expensive photo. People’s edition entitled “First Baby Pictures!” was able to sell 2.2 million copies. Shiloh is the first biological daughter of the couple. Now, she is already 6 years old and still one of People magazine’s favorite.
4. Levy Alves Mcconaughey Parents: Matthew Mcconaughey and Camila Alves Price: USD 3 million
Ok! Magazine published its edition entitled Daddy’s Little Boy! Featuring the Matthew and Camila’s newborn baby boy. Matthew explained the meaning of the name they have given to their son. Levi according to him is the other name of apostle Matthew. Levy was born at 6:22 pm, which is the same with his favorite verse from the book of Matthew in the Bible. The couple used Camila’s last name as their son’s second name.
5. Pax Thien Jolie Parents: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Price: USD 2 million
The March 2007 Edition of People Magazine featured the new son of Angelina and Brad, Pax Thien. He is a Vietnamese who was only 3 years old when the couple decided to count him in to their growing family. Angelina as a single parent adopted him because the country does not allow unmarried couple to co-adopt. Upon arriving to his new home, he instantly became the new subject of the television world, making him get a spot for a very expensive photo shoot.
6. Dannielyn Birkhead Parents: Anna Nicole Smith and Larry Birkhead Price: USD 2 million
The April 2007 edition of OK! Magazine featured the father and daughter story of Larry and Dannielyn. After a long period of uncertainties, the result of the DNA test proved that Dannielyn is Larry’s daughter. Larry discussed how his adversary for her daughter’s custody, Howard K. Stern, has helped him with the things he has to know about Dannielyn. He also discussed his experience as a new dad and other things that has something to do with his relationship with the late Anna Nicole Smith.
7. Max Liron Bratman Parents: Christina Aguilera and Jordan Bratman Price: USD 1.5 million
On February 2008, music inclined couple, Christina and Jordan, showed to the world their first born baby through People Magazine. A photo of the mother and son became the cover of one of the best selling edition of the said magazine. Christina talked about her experience as a new mom. She was all out in telling how she fell in love with her first baby. People magazine was able to sell 1.3 million copies of this edition.
8. Honor Marie Warren Parents: Jessica Alba and Cash Warren Price: 1.5 million
In the July 2008 issue of Ok! Magazine, Jessica and Cash introduced their first daughter to the public. The couple discussed how Jessica gave birth to her new baby without being hysterical. Jessica discussed how she starts working out to lose pounds and how she considers eating healthy foods since she gave birth. The magazine was able to sell 600,000 copies of this edition.
9. Harlow Winter Madden Parents: Nicole Richie and Joel Madden Price: USD 1 million
Joel of Good Charlotte band and Nicole introduced their newborn baby with a unique name through People Magazine. The two explained the name of their baby and discussed the changes in Nicole when she finally became a mother. 1.2 million copies of this edition were sold.
10. Maddie Brian Aldridge Parents: Jamie Lyn Spears and Casey Aldridge Price: USD 1 million
Britney’s sister and her equally excited husband announced to the world the arrival of their little angel. OK! Magazine featured Maddie in one of its edition. It is reported that 2 million copies of such edition were sold. The magazine reported how Jaime Lyn was able to give birth without the pressure of long hours of labor. She also talked about her new daily routine as a mother.