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Celebrities and their mothers on the red carpet

They are Hollywood leading men who date models, but Leonardo DiCaprio and Bradley Cooper took the most important women in their lives to the Golden Globe awards yesterday: their mums.
Leonardo DiCaprio and his mother

They are Hollywood leading men who date models, but Leonardo DiCaprio and Bradley Cooper took the most important women in their lives to the Golden Globe awards yesterday: their mums.

Mums have become the date du jour at showbiz events, with celebrities including Brad Pitt and Tom Cruise escorting their proud mums down the red carpet.

Australia’s Nicole Kidman was accompanied by her mum Janelle to the 2004 Golden Globes, and Jennifer Lawrence took her whole family to the Oscars last year.

Here we take a look at stars and their mums on the red carpet.

Leonardo DiCaprio and his mother

Leonardo DiCaprio took his mum Irmelin as his date to the Golden Globes, and even thanked her when he won best actor.

Bradley Cooper’s date to the awards was his mum, Gloria Campano.

Bradley also took proud Gloria as his date to the Oscars last year.

Leonardo regularly takes mum Irmelin as his date to Hollywood events.

Jennifer Lawrence took her whole family – parents Karen and Gary and brothers Ben and Blaine – to the Oscars last year.

Brad Pitt on the red carpet with his two leading ladies: mum Jane and Angelina Jolie.

Nicole Kidman’s mum Janelle was her date at the 2004 Golden Globes.

Tom Cruise took his mum Mary Lee Mapother to the 2009 Golden Globes

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