Another child was born to Robert De Niro. Now the 79-year-old man is the father of seven children. A representative for De Niro confirmed the birth to The Associated Press on Tuesday, but said no other details or announcements were pending.
The actor first revealed the news on Monday at an interview with ET Canada. When asked about his “six children,” De Niro corrected the interviewer: “Seven, actually. I just had a baby.”
The Oscar winner is also father to Drena, 51, and Rafael, 46, from his first marriage; and twins Julian and Aaron, 27; Elliott, 24; and Helen Grace, 11, from second marriage.
De Niro is currently promoting his new comedy About My Father, which is set to premiere on May 26.
De Niro is a two-time Academy Award winner for Best Supporting Actor in The Godfather: Part 2 and Best Actor in Raging Bull. In 2011, he was also awarded the Cecil B. DeMille Golden Globe Award for his impact on entertainment and was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom fifive years later.
TEGNA staff contributed to this report.