Here are some celebrity parents which stated that they will cut their children out of their wills, which they are believing that their children needs to work hard for themselves to establish a successful life with the opportunities they had through the help they gave to their children.
MILA KUNIS AND ASHTON KUTCHER
In the October of 2014, Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher had welcomed their daughter, Wyatt Isabelle, as they became parents for the first time. Kutcher had announced the birth of his daughter as he said, “May your life be filled with wonder, love, laughter, health, happiness, curiosity, and privacy.”
The second child of the couple was born in 2016, their son Dimitri Portwood Kutcher’s birth was announced on A Plus, which was a media platform that Kutcher had invested.
As the parents kept their children’s pictures private, they stated, “We’d like to allow our kids to make their own choices on whether to have a life in the public eye or not.”
It was on 2017, the couple talked about giving their children gifts for Christmas, as Kunis stated that they wouldn’t because when their daughter was one years old, one gift was not enough for her, and instead of giving gifts to their priviledged children, the couple is making donations to charity.
“It’s a matter of teaching them from a very early age that, you know, mommy and daddy may have a dollar, but you’re poor. You are very poor. You have nothing. Mommy and Daddy have a bank account.” Kunis said in her appearance on Australia’s “Kyle and Jackie O Show.”
“We’ll end up giving our money away to charity.” Kutcher said in an episode of Dax Shepard’s podcast, “Armchair Expert.”
Through the years, Jackie Chan had worked hard as he had reached to the success he has now. In his journey, he had some problems in his private life. He had received a backlash after his affair with Elaine Ng Yi-Lei in 1999.
Jackie Chan was married with Joan Lin since 1982. After his affair hit the headlines, that Elaine Ng Yi-Lei was pregnant from him, Chan admitted that he made a mistake.
Etta Ng Chok Lam was born from that affaşr, and as it was reported, Jackie Chan doesn’t have a relationship with his illegitimate child. When it was 2018, Ng Chok Lam had shared a video with her partner, Andi Autumn, which she explained that their families had abondoned them.
Chan’s daughter said that her parents were homophobics, and didn’t accepted them. “We pretty much slept under a bridge and other things.”
She got married with her partner in 2018, and they are still together.
Chan has a better relationship with his son, Jaycee Chan. Despite their good relationship, Chan had always stated that he will not leave money to any of his children. Instead, he wanted to leave them with a rigorous work ethic, which would help them to work hard and achieve their dreams on their own.
“If he is not, then he will just be wasting my money. I really regret not sending him into the army in the past to give him more experience and temper his character.”
Jackie’s son is also known as Jaycee Fong, and he too became an actor and a singer. He went to The College of William & Mary, and became an actor, singer, composer, lyricist, and multi-instrumentalist.
Gordon Ramsey is another celebrity parent who will not leave any dime to his children from his wealth. As it was reported in 2021, he had a net worth of $200 million with his illustrious career. And he stated that he will not leave anything to his children, Megan, Tilly, Jack, Holly, Oscar, and Jesse.
He stated that it would destroy his children to leave them with his wealth.
“You appreciate it more when you’ve grafted for it.” Ramsay said to The Telegraph.
He also stated that he doesn’t let his children have flights on first class with himself and his wife. According to him, his children needs to work hard and earn their places.
“They have a completely different life than I did growing up. I worked my [expletive] off to get out of the [expletive] mess that I grew up in, and they’re grateful; they’re not spoilt.”
“You want to work in this business? You [expletive] off to another chef, learn something different, and come back with something new to improve the business.”
It was stated in 2023 that Marie Osmond had the net worth of $20 million. The mother of eight, which five of her children are adopted, Jessica, Brandon, Brianna, Abigail, and Michael.
She became a mother ın 1983, when she had her son Stephen Jr., from her first husband, Steve Craig.
After that, she had her seven children with her second husband, Brian Blosil. Together they welcomed Abigail, Brianna, Brandon, Jessica, Matthew, Michael, and Rachel.
After 21 years of marriage, they decided to go on their separate ways in 2017.
As she loves her children, and grandchildren, she will not leave anything to them from her wealth. She explained in an episode of “The Talk,” back in 2020, that she stated that she will not leave any of her wealth to her children.
“I think you do a great disservice to your children to just hand them a fortune because you take away the one most important gift you can give your children, and that’s the ability to work.”
“I worked hard, and I’m going to spend it all and have fun with my husband.”
Simon Cowell is another celebrity who will not leave anything from his wealth to his children. The brain behind the famous shows “Got Talent” and “The X Factor,” is also the owner of the British entertainment house, “Syco.”
With his relationship to Lauren Silverman, which they started back in 2021. They are now getting ready to their wedding.
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— Simon Cowell (@SimonCowell) August 13, 2014
He became a father after 50 years of age, and as it is reported, he is a dotting father to his son, Eric Philip, which he named after his late father.
But again, as the other celebrities we talked about in this report, he will not leave a dime to his son, as he stated that he doesn’t believe in passing money from one generation to another, and he wants his son to know the true value of the money which comes from hard work.
63-year-old media mogul is loving his family, and his son. He stated that he is trying to be the best father to his son, as he can be, and that he loves spending time with Eric.
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