Who are Louis Bardo and Laila?
Louis Bardo and Laila Bullock are the children of American actress Sandra Bullock whom she adopted in 2010 and 2015 respectively.
Louis Bardo and Laila’s age
Louis Bardo’s full name is Louis Bardo Bullock. He was born in January 2010 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. He is 13 years old as of September 2023. He was adopted by Sandra Bullock in 2010 when he was three and a half months old.
Laila’s full name is Laila Bullock. She was born in 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States. She is 11 years old as of September 2023. She was adopted by Sandra Bullock in 2015 when she was three years and a half.
Where were Louis Bardo and Laila Bullock adopted from?
Louis Bardo and Laila Bullock were both adopted from the United States. Both Louis Bardo and Laila were originally born in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States.
Who are Louis Bardo and Laila’s real parents?
Since Louis and Laila’s adoption, Sandra Bullock has been very protective of her children’s privacy. The actress has never shared any information about her adopted children’s birth parents.
Louis Bardo and Laila’s relationship with Sandra Bullock
Louis Bardo and Laila were adopted by American actress Sandra Bullock. Sandra Bullock is an American actress and producer. She is known for her roles in movies like Miss Congeniality (2000), Two Weeks Notice (2002), The Proposal (2009), Ocean’s 8 (2018), Bird Box (2018), and The Lost City (2022).
Although it is unknown if the children have a father listed on their adoption papers, reports indicate that Sandra Bullock’s current partner, Bryan Randall was regarded as the adoptive father of Louis Bardo and Laila. Sadly, Randall passed away on August 5, 2023, following a three-year battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). He was aged 57.
In December 2021, during a Red Table Talk segment with Willow Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith, and her mother, Adrienne Banfield-Norris, Bullock described Bryan Randall as a saint who was very patient when it came to her kids.
She also added that he had nothing to do with the adoption process. She said:
I had Louis first. Then when I met him, we hadn’t been together that long and I said, ‘Remember that NDA you signed when you photographed my son? You know that still holds … because I’m bringing a child home when I come back from Toronto.
He was so happy, but he was scared. I’m a bulldozer. My life was already on the track and here was this beautiful human being who doesn’t want anything to do with my life but was the right human being to help me.
Sandra Bullock and Bryan Randall started dating in 2015 following her divorce from ex-husband Jesse James in 2010. They were together for 8 years but never officially married. Randall died in August 2023 from amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS).
Louis Bardo and Laila’s education
Aside from their adoption, there is hardly any information about Louis Bardo and Laila’s personal life in the media as Sandra Bullocks makes sure to keep them out of the spotlight.
Louis Bardo and Laila’s wiki profile
|Louis Bardo Bullock||Laila Bullock|
|Full name||Louis Bardo Bullock||Laila Bullock|
|Place of birth||New Orleans, Louisiana, United States||New Orleans, Louisiana, United States|
|Date of birth||January 10, 2010||2012|
|Age||13 years old (As of September 2023)||11 years old (As of September 2023)|
|Father (adoptive)||Bryan Randall (According to reports)||Bryan Randall (According to reports)|
|Mother (adoptive)||Sandra Bullock||Sandra Bullock|
|Famous for||Being Sandra Bullock’s adopted son||Being Sandra Bullock’s adopted daughter|
Louis Bardo and Laila’s career
Louis Bardo and Laila first gained media attention soon after they were adopted by Sandra Bullock, at the ages of 3 months and 3.5 years in 2010 and 2015 respectively. In December 2015, they both appeared on the cover of People Magazine. The pictures were taken by Bullock’s late partner Bryan Randall, who had been dating the actress since 2015. Since then, Louis Bardo and Laila have infrequently appeared in the news. They have also occasionally made public appearances with their mother. Information about their respective careers is scarce.
According to reports, the kids are still too young to work, not to mention that Miss Bullock is known to be overly protective of her adopted kids and personally sees to every aspect of their upkeep.
Why did Sandra Bullock decide to adopt Black children?
Sandra Bullock is among the growing list of White celebrities who adopted African-American children. Other celebrities on this list include Madonna, Angelina Jolie, Michelle Pfeiffer, Tom Cruise, Hugh Jackman, and several others.
While Bullock has never addressed her motivation for adopting Black kids, many speculate the actress might have been inspired to adopt children of African-American origin by her role in the 2009 sports drama “The Blind Side”.
The film tells the story of a young African-American boy named Michael Oher who was born into poverty but was helped by his White guardians to achieve success in the NFL. Bullock’s performance in the film earned her an Academy Award for Best Actress.