Christine Taylor & Ben Stiller Are Cool Parents (But Their Kids Don't Get It)

Christine Taylor and Ben Stiller have a message for their two children: You can talk to us!

But daughter Ella, 12, and son Quinlin, 9, don’t seem to be taking them up on the offer.

In fact, the kids think their famous parents are “dorks,” Taylor revealed at Thursday’s 16th Annual Tomorrow Is Tonight Gala Benefiting Project A.L.S. in New York.

Ben Stiller: Falling for Wife Christine Taylor 'Hit Me Out of the Blue'

In the soon-to-open The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Ben Stiller plays a man whose vivid imagination helps him escape his unsatisfying existence. Yet in real-life, Stiller realized he didn’t need fantasy to sustain him once now-wife Christine Taylor became a part of it.

Cruise in Control on the Red Carpet

Tom Cruise may only have a small part in Tropic Thunder, but he ruled the red carpet for the Los Angeles premiere.

Cruise, who donned a fat suit to play studio exec Les Grossman in the film, stayed close to wife Katie Holmes Monday night, greeting fans and only letting go of her hand to pose for a quick cast shot.

Christine Taylor and Ella Stiller at Ratatouille premiere

Actress Christine Taylor, 35, and her daughter Ella Olivia, 5, attend the Ratatouille filmpremiere at the Kodak Theatre last evening in Hollywood. Christine and Ben Stiller also have a son, Quinlin Dempsey, 23 months.


Christine Taylor and Ella Stiller at Charlotte's Web premiere

Christine Taylor took her and husband Ben Stiller’s daughter, Ella Olivia, 4 1/2, to the Charlotte’s Web premiere in LA on December 10th. 

Who do you think Ella looks like?

Source: Us Weekly, December 25, 2006 issue, used with thanks


Christine Taylor and Ella Stiller at Charlotte's Web premiere

Actress Christine Taylor and her daughter Ella Olivia, 4 1/2, were photographed at the premiere of Charlotte’s Web last evening. Ben Stiller and Christine also have a son, Quinlin, 17 months.

Source: Superior Pics via Teddy and Moo’s

Thanks to CBB reader Corinne


Ben Stiller, Christine Taylor Welcome Baby Boy

Ben Stiller and his wife, Christine Taylor, have welcomed a baby boy, PEOPLE has learned exclusively.

Quinlin Dempsey Stiller was born July 10 in Los Angeles and weighed in at 8 lbs. 2 oz.

The 39-year-old Meet the Fockers star and Taylor, 34, who costarred with her husband in Dodgeball and Zoolander, already have a daughter, Ella, 3. The couple wed after a whirlwind courtship in May 2000.

WEEK IN REVIEW: Paris's Numbers Go Public

PARIS DISCONNECT: So much for those unlisted star numbers. Earlier this week, hackers cracked Paris Hilton’s cell phone directory and posted the numbers of the rich and famous roster on the Internet. Within hours celebs including Victoria Gotti, Lindsay Lohan, and Ashlee Simpson were deluged with calls. More than 500 numbers and personal notes from Hilton’s Sidekick II personal device hit the Web, and the thieves also reportedly accessed some revealing pictures of the Simple Life star.

Ben Stiller, Christine Taylor Expecting a Baby

The Hollywood baby boom continues: Actor Ben Stiller and his wife, actress Christine Taylor, are expecting their second child, due this summer, PEOPLE reports.

The 39-year-old Meet the Fockers star and Taylor, 33, who costarred with him in Dodgeball and Zoolander, already have a daughter, Ella, 2. The couple wed in May 2000.