And the Winner Is…Mom!

While their kids are home cheering, these Oscar-nominated parents will be walking the red carpet – and maybe returning home with Hollywood's top honor. By Kate Hogan

M.I.A. (AKA MATHANGI "MAYA" ARULPRAGASAM)

Nominated for: Best Song, "O Saya," Slumdog Millionaire
Biggest fan: Her new baby boy!

The rapper – who famously performed at the Grammy Awards on her due date, February 8th – will presumably be at home spending a quiet evening in with her new arrival, born Feb. 11!