There’s already enough pressure when it comes to being a parent. But when you add to those daily stresses the eyes of the world watching your every move, it can seem nearly untenable. Several celebrities juggle public pressure, fame, career, and parenthood each day. When it comes to those famous parents who’ve also been through public breakups or divorces, those responsibilities can become even more intense. Thankfully, there are quite a few famous former couples who’ve found a way to celebrate one another, and today, we’re highlighting celebrity exes who pay tribute to their former partners on Mother’s Day.
Some of the entries on this list might surprise you. There are quite a few exes who routinely go out of their to highlight just how supportive they are of their former partner, and to celebrate their ex as a parent even though they’re no longer together. Tom Brady and Bridget Moynahan are just one prime example — it took some time for the former couple, who share son Jack Moynahan, to feel fully fulfilled and happy with their co-parenting arrangement, but since they reached an understanding, the two have been nothing but supportive of one another.
On Mother’s Days past, Brady has gone out of his way to highlight Moynahan and his wife Gisele Bündchen. The shout-outs, which he will often share on social media, always spotlight just how grateful he is to have both women in his life, and how he has the utmost respect for them as parents.
So, who else joins Brady and Moynahan on this list? Take a look at even more former couples and co-parents who celebrate their exes on Mother’s Day.