Favorite Star Dads

From Chris Martin to Tom Cruise and Colin Farrell, every day is Father's Day for these Hollywood pops. By Caryn Midler

  • MATTHEW BRODERICK photo | Matthew Broderick

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Updated: Friday Jun 17, 2005 | 06:00 AM EDT


"Being a dad is great. I love it," says Matthew Broderick, 43, who teaches 2-year-old James Wilkie to root, root, root for the home team – the New York Mets – in April. The actor, who shares parenting chores with wife Sarah Jessica Parker, dove right into daddy duty when his son was born. "It gives you a new focus and the fun of watching him turn into a person day by day," he says.