Louis Bardo Bullock, Sandra Bullock’s son, was born in 2010, and his arrival changed everything in her life. He has grown significantly since the Academy Award-winning actress adopted him as a small boy.

Sandra claimed that she was inspired to explore adoption after Hurricane Katrina, which took place five years before her 2010 divorce from her ex-husband Jesse James.

The Blind Side actress said to Parenting that she “did wonder [to herself], “Maybe not,” but that she ultimately made the decision to adopt when “Katrina happened in New Orleans.” Sandra spoke to the newspaper in June 2018 and said, “Something told me, ‘My child is there.’ It was strange.”

In 2015, Sandra adopted Laila Bullock to become her second child, following the adoption of Louis. Later that year, she began dating Los Angeles-based photographer Bryan Randall, with whom she has been raising the star’s adorable family ever since.

In May 2021, an insider said in an exclusive statement that “they have genuinely become one huge, loving family.”

While Sandra’s daughter is “unafraid” and “going to do” wonderful things in life, her son has a somewhat different outlook, she observed. Louis is referred to as the Golden Globe winner’s “78-year-old son” for a reason that she described in May 2018.

She claimed that Lou is quite sensitive. “I’m reminded of the Jewish Catskills comedian Shecky Greene when I see him. He is wise and considerate. I could see it when they handed him to me. He exuded a majesty of the spirit. I hoped that I wouldn’t mess that up.”

In a candid interview with Adrienne Banfield-Norris, Willow Smith, Jada Pinkett Smith, and Sandra on Red Table Talk in November 2021, Sandra acknowledged that she occasionally wishes her children had her skin tone.

“To remark that there are times when I wish that our skin tones were the same.”  People may then approach us more easily,” according to Bullock. She said, “And I feel the same as a mother of white or brown-skinned children.”

Sandra has put being a mother first since Louis and Laila entered her life, so she doesn’t have to be concerned about how she’s raising the kids. The long-term pair is “doing better than ever” in terms of parenting and their relationship.

“He is fully committed to Sandra and the children, and she is aware of this,” the insider claimed. “For as long as I can remember, the kids have called Bryan ‘Daddy,’ and it still makes him smile.” Fortunately for the famous person, the source claimed Bryan utterly loves Louis and Laila!