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Hugh Grant Reveals Daughter's Chinese Name

Hugh Grant Reveals Daughter's Chinese Name

Hugh Grant makes an appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show in an episode airing Friday (April 27).

The 51-year-old actor chatted about fatherhood and his daughter, Tabitha.

“It’s very nice. I can’t pretend it wasn’t a little bit of a surprise but, it’s a very nice surprise. In fact, the baby’s name in Chinese – because her mother is Chinese – means ‘happy surprise,’” Hugh told Ellen.

Asked what the name is, Hugh revealed, “Jingxi. It’s one of the baby’s names.”

“It’s surprising that everyone was right all these years. Saying ‘Hugh, why don’t you have some children. It changes your life.’ And, you’re thinking, oh shut-up. And now that I have [a child] it is life changing,” he added. “I recommend it. Get some.”

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  • confuse

    And this is the man who went to a hore when Li$

  • BEAN

    LOL “I recommend it, get some”

  • rabioza

    @confuse: Those were difficult times for him. Shame on you.

  • Bella


    So you’re suggesting Liz isn’t a controlling w h o r e? Okay then…

  • Bella

    *w h ore

  • Sayer


  • Helen

    That was fun

  • Serendipity


    and you’re perfect????????…no bed hopping?

  • Juggee

    @child support checks:

    You RACIST PIG…..shame on you….you do the woman who gave birth to you…..really, really ashamed of you

  • seriously

    OMG, the comments here are shocking. But more about Hugh: he’s using the unwanted baby now for publicity. This man is scum. He’ll come around when he’s 80 and very very alone.

  • jaliah

    Jingxi is a lovely name

  • Racist A* holes

    I can’t believe the number of racist jealous a** holes out there!

    Nice Ellen, make fun of the baby’s name for being Chinese. I completely cringed when she kept making fun of the name.

    Shame on you!

  • Chinese

    惊喜? Really?? That’s beyond ridiculous. Nobody name their baby with
    that. How much do you hate your daughter, Mr Grant?