Being a mom or dad isn't in the cards for everyone, especially in 2016. Some of the world's biggest stars are choosing not to have children, and they are speaking out about their decision to skip out on traditional parenting in favor of taking more time for themselves, focusing on their family and partners, and mentoring in other ways.More
Zellweger keeps it short and sweet when talking about not wanting kids in an interview with the London Times in 2008, three years after her four-month marriage to country crooner Kenny Chesney ended: "Motherhood has never been an ambition. I don't think like that."
Another actress who doesn't believe in women's "duty" to have children, Marisa Tomei, stated "I don't know why women need to have children to be seen as complete human beings" to Manhattan Magazine in 2009.