Although life behind Hollywood’s closed doors might seem too good to be true, even the richest and most famous figures struggle with infertility. Recently, more and more celebrities have been speaking out about their struggles to get pregnant. From Tyra Banks and Chrissy Teigen having an emotional tête-à-tête about pregnancy struggles, to Kim Catrall redefining the term “parent,” the issue in is widespread. Here are 16 celebrities who were really honest about their struggles to conceive.
In 2013, the pop diva admitted to having gone through a miscarriage. Beyoncé said in an interview that she got pregnant and began feeling very maternal, only to find out shortly after that the heartbeat was no longer heard on the sonogram.
The singer was devastated, and turned to the studio to heal from the pain. “I went into the studio and wrote the saddest song I’ve ever written in my life”, she says.