12 most expensive celebrity child support payments

No matter how rich and famous you are, raising a child is one of the most expensive endeavors you can choose to pursue.

But the more rich and famous you are, the heftier your payments are bound to become if you end up having to support that child out of wedlock.

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With great power comes great responsibility, and though that probably doesn’t have a direct application here, you know what we’re saying — If you make more money than most people, you should expect to fork over more money than most people when it comes to supporting your children.

Though some celebs on the lower end of the spectrum are only shelling out $3,000 in monthly baby-daddy dues, others are paying upwards of six-figures… per month!

Where do your favorite single-parent stars and starlets land when it comes to paying child support?

Here are 12 of the most expensive celebrity child support payments:

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Most expensive celebrity child support payments

Bow Wow

Amount of child support paid per month: $3K

Paid to: Joie Chavis 

Total number of children paying support for: One

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Halle Berry

Amount of child support paid per month: $20K

Paid to: Gabriel Aubrey

Total number of children paying support for: One

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Britney Spears

Amount of child support paid per month: $20K

Paid to: Kevin Federline 

Total number of children paying support for: Two

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Michael Strahan 

Amount of child support paid per month: $18K

Paid to: Jean Muggli

Total number of children paying support for: Two

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Stevie Wonder

Amount of child support paid per month: $25K

Paid to: Kai Millard Morris

Total number of children paying support for: Two

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Tom Cruise

Amount of child support paid per month: $33K

Paid to: Katie Holmes

Total number of children paying support for: One

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Russell Simmons

Amount of child support paid per month: $25K

Paid to: Kai Millard Morris

Total number of children paying support for: Two

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Terrell Owens

Amount of child support paid per month: $45K

Paid to: Monique Reynolds, Kimberly Floyd, Samelia Miller, Melanie Paige Smith

Total number of children paying support for: Four

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Eddie Murphy

Amount of child support paid per month: $50K

Paid to: Melanie Brown

Total number of children paying support for: One

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Nas

Amount of child support paid per month: $51K

Paid to: Kelis

Total number of children paying support for: One

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Brendan Fraser

Amount of child support paid per month: $75K

Paid to: Afton Smith

Total number of children paying support for: Three

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Charlie Sheen

Amount of child support paid per month: $110K

Paid to: Denise Richards, Brooke Mueller

Total number of children paying support for: Four

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