There's no doubt about it: Being a single parent is tough. But over the years we've seen lots of rock-star women raise kids all on their own, whether on TV, in movies or in real life. Since Tyler Perry's movie "The Single Mom's Club" hits theaters on March 14, let's click through to check out some of our favorite pop-culture moms!
Lorelai Gilmore on 'Gilmore Girls'
After getting pregnant at 16, Lorelai Gilmore left behind her affluent life in search of creating a more modest one with her TV daughter. Lorelai and Rory had a close relationship -- more like best friends than mother and daughter. But the best part of the show was that no matter what they fought over or disagreed about, they aways supported each other in Sleepy Hollow. Their bond made fans want to move to a small town and just hang out with their families.