Paris Hilton has opened up about a pregnancy and abortion that nobody knew about. This was disclosed as she continues to make headlines for welcoming her first child via a surrogate.
Paris Hilton Opens Up About Her Secret Pregnancy And Abortion With Model Jason Shaw At 22
Secret Pregnancy Reveal
The socialite, 42, has been making headlines for opening up on everything from her famous sex tape to her teen sexual abuse, and now she's revealed that she had an abortion while in her early twenties.
'Didn't Want To Talk About' It
The Simple Life alum is fresh from a high-profile feature with Glamour UK, where she revealed not wanting to go public with her pregnancy. It was a topic "that I didn't want to talk about," she said.
Too Much Shame
Hilton added that the reason was because "there was so much shame around that."
Pregnant By Model Jason Shaw
Paris' baby daddy was model Jason Shaw, now 49. In her twenties, Paris also dated Stavros Niarchos and Backstreet Boy star Nick Carter, plus Rick Salomon, her sex tape costar.
Met Him Outside L.A. Hotel
In her memoir, Paris: The Memoir, Paris outlines that she met Jason outside The Four Seasons Hotel in L.A.
'Terrified And Heartsick'
An extract from the memoir reads: "I was terrified and heartsick. The hormones sent my ADHD symptoms spiraling. Everything I knew about myself was at war with everything I’d been raised to believe about abortion."
'Nothing To Do With A Baby'
The bestie to SKIMS mogul Kim Kardashian also shared:
"I wasn’t in the right place to make any sort of commitment. It had nothing to do with him or a baby. I just wasn’t capable of being honest or loyal or whole."
Drugged And Raped Aged 15
Also revealed in the memoir are the horrors Paris suffered while at boarding school in her teens. She recalls being handcuffed and drugged at night. She also details having been drugged and raped at the age of 15.
Welcoming Baby In 2023!
Fortunately, times are now happy for Hilton, who, this year, welcomed a son with husband Carter Reum.
Shares First Baby Photo!
On January 25, Paris posted to Instagram to announce the news that her baby had arrived. "You are already loved beyond words," she wrote. The image showed her manicured hand clutching her baby's one.
First Official Face Pic!
Introducing Baby Phoenix this month, Paris posed with closed eyes and tenderly cradling her son, with husband Carter also in the photo. Over 4 million likes have been left.
Major Celeb Response
Between the two posts, celebrity likes and comments have come in from reality stars Kim Kardashian and Kris Jenner, actress Nina Dobrev, Housewives face Larsa Pippen, and model Chrissy Teigen.
Motherhood Suits Her!
Fans are loving Paris as a mom, particularly since they didn't see it coming!
Not The Only Celeb With A Surrogate
Celebrities are increasingly making headlines for welcoming babies via a surrogate. Both Kim Kardashian and Rebel Wilson have done so.
Birthday Pic For Hubby!
In a recent share, Paris shared a glamorous and romantic shot to celebrate Carter turning 42.
See The Photo!
"Happy birthday to the love of my life, my best friend and the most incredible father to our baby boy💙🎂 ✨I’m so proud to call you mine. Here’s to all your dreams coming true! ☺️ Love you forever," Paris wrote.
Wants A Baby Girl!
Paris has also revealed her desire to have a daughter. In fact, she's said that she would name her girl London.
Will She Carry A Baby?
Fans are waiting for a bump, although perhaps not quite yet as Paris settles into new motherhood.
Watch This Space...!
To stay updated on Paris, check out her memoir or follow her Instagram.