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Her Madgesty Films in London With Her Family
If you’re going to spend time in one of your favorite cities filming a movie as director, why not have your family come along to watch? Heck, why not cast your daughter in the flick for good measure! Madonna filmed W.E. in London on Tuesday, giving direction to her daughter Lourdes Leon while David Banda Read More
Madonna Directs & Dresses Herself
It’s hard to believe that Madonna just launched a clothing line, considering the outfit she was sporting while direction her new film, W.E., on location in London yesterday. The material girl was wearing several black layers, a scarf, a fedora, high socks (with one exposed) with sneakers. We shouldn’t be surprised, Madonna has been known Read More
Madonna Prepares to Take Off With the Kids
Can you spot Madonna? She was spotted with her four children, Lourdes Leon, Rocco Richie, David Banda and Mercy James, boarding a private jet in Le Bourget, France to London today. Although Madonna and Lourdes are seasoned fashionistas and have a clothing line, called Material Girls, in the works, Lourdes didn’t quite live up to Read More
Madonna Lays First Brick for Malawi Girls Academy
Madonna — with daughters Mercy James and Lourdes Leon in tow — laid the first brick of the Raising Malawi Academy for Girls on Tuesday in Malawi, the landlocked country in southeast Africa where Madonna has been reaching out to philanthropically and is the native land of her two ado
Madonna Keeps An Open Mind on Adoption
Just months after adopting daughter Mercy James, Madonna remains open-minded about building her brood. “Never say never… Why, are you looking for parents?” Madonna told Ben Shepard this morning on Britain’s GMTV in response to adopting more children.
PHOTOS: Happy (Belated) Birthday, Madonna!
Happy (Belated) Birthday, Madonna! The Material Girl turned 51 on Aug. 16, celebrating in style in Portofino, Italy, with kids Lourdes Leon, David Banda and Mercy James. Boytoy Jesus Luz also joined the festivities as the family spent time relaxing and waving to fans. After a boat ride, Madge and the kids went for a Read More
Madonna's Kids Rock Paris
While Madonna works, her kids play! The Material Girl is currently touring Europe with her Sticky & Sweet show, but she’s making sure her four children, Lourdes, Rocco, David Banda and the newly adopted Mercy James, aren’t just holed up in hotel rooms. On Friday, Madge’s brood spent the day at The Tuilleries Gardens in Read More
Madonna's New Daughter Lands in London
Madonna’s new daughter was flown out of Malawi to London over the weekend. Three-year-old Chifundo “Mercy” James, left late on Friday, stopping in neighbouring South Africa, before reaching the UK. The girl, who is the second child Madonna has adopted from Malawi, was reportedly accompanied on the plane by a nanny, a child nurse and Read More
Malawi Court Approves Madonna Adoption
It’s a happy day for Madonna, who was finally granted her wish by the Supreme Court of Malawi on Friday morning, allowing the pop superstar to move forward with her adoption of a 4-year-old girl Chifundo Mercy James from the African nation. In his ruling, which overturns a lower court decision blocking Madge from adopting Read More
Mercy's Father Against Madonna's Adoption Bid
The latest wrench in Madonna‘s plan to adopt a second child from the African nation of Malawi isn’t the bureaucratic red tape, but a man believed to be the father of the little girl she wishes to bring into her family. "I want to take care of her," says James Kambewa in an interview on Read More
Madonna Adoption Appeal Set
It’s only a matter of weeks before Madonna will begin the process of appealing the court verdict that denied her adoption of Malawian child, Mercy James.   The Associated Press reports that the pop star’s appeal will be heard by three judges on the Supreme Court of Appeal on May 4, but Madonna does not Read More
Madonna Pleads for Mercy
Though she was recently rejected by a Malawian high court in her bid to adopt a second child — a girl named Mercy James — from the African nation, Madonna has resorted to pleading her case in the press. "I want to provide Mercy with a home, a loving family environment and the best education Read More
Madonna in Malawi II
Madonna Appeals Adoption Denial
Only hours after she had been denied the chance to adopt by a Malawian High Court, lawyers for Madonna have filed an appeal with the African nation’s Supreme Court. "I just filed the notice of appeal this afternoon on instructions from my client," the singer’s legal eagle, Alan Chinula, told Reuters on Friday afternoon. Earlier Read More
Malawi Govt. Supports Madonna
Madonna could be one very important step closer to fulfilling her dream of adopting a second child from Malawi – the country’s government is throwing their support behind her, the information minister tells Reuters.   "Madonna has been good to us, she is supporting over 25,000 orphans in this country and she has proved that Read More
Madonna Confirms Adoption Attempt
Though it’s been confirmed by everyone else under the sun, Madonna herself had yet to say anything publicly about her ongoing attempt to adopt another child from the African nation of Malawi — until now. In a statement released Tuesday morning through her rep, the Material Girl confirms she is going through the process of Read More
Show Them the Money, Madge
Well, this could be inconvenient: On the heels of the news that Madonna is trying to adopt another toddler from Malawi, comes a report that $3.7 million worth of cash from her charity, Raising Malawi, has yet to be accounted for.’s FOX 411 column claims they’ve tried to figure out where the funds Read More
Madonna Awaits Adoption Decision
Madonna appeared in court today in Malawi and was told she must wait at least one week before a verdict regarding her proposed adoption of 4-year-old Mercy James, CBS reports. After an hour long hearing, her case was adjourned until Friday.     Meanwhile, a charity organization, Save the Children, is working to convince Madonna Read More
Madonna in Malawi
Madonna To Visit Africa For Adoption Hearing
Judges in Malawi will next week begin to decide whether Madonna can adopt another child from the African country.   According to, the Material Girl will travel to the southern African country over the weekend for the hearing. The court is to tell the superstar if she can adopt a four-year-old girl called Mercy Read More