Not every celebrity family parades offspring as publicly as the Kardashians on their reality television shows.
British singing star Adele, for example, might be one of the world’s highest-profile singers, but she is highly protective of her five-year-old son and has successfully sued a photo agency for publishing his pictures.
Hollywood couple Ryan Gosling and Eva Mendes are also famously guarded about their family life and have kept details of their two daughters, aged three and one, under wraps.
Closer to home, pop star Stefanie Sun has kept pictures of her five-year-old son, as well as his name, out of the public arena.
Then there are the recent revelations about the sons of Canadian rapper Drake and Hong Kong actor Anthony Wong, which have put secret offspring in the spotlight again.
We round up celebrities who have made the news for having a love child.