In a remarkable show of life imitating art, veteran actors Al Pacino and Robert De Niro, widely recognized for their iconic roles as Italian gangsters in the classic film “The Godfather,” are both welcoming new babies later in life, setting records as some of Hollywood’s oldest dads.
Pacino, who turned 83 in April, is expecting his fourth child, his representatives confirmed. The mother-to-be is his 29-year-old girlfriend, Noor Alfallah, who was previously linked to Mick Jagger and billionaire Nicholas Berggruen. This baby news comes hot on the heels of his long-time friend, Robert De Niro, 79, welcoming his seventh child.
Legendary Stars Embrace Fatherhood Again
Al Pacino, known for his unyielding passion for his craft, will be juggling his acting commitments with the joys of parenthood once again. Pacino’s previous children include a daughter with ex-girlfriend Jan Tarrant, and twins with his ex-partner, Beverly D’Angelo. As D’Angelo reminisced, the pair shared a “unique” relationship and co-parenting journey, which even though they split up in 2004, continues to foster a “deeper kind of intimacy, honesty and acceptance” than a conventional relationship would have allowed.
Meanwhile, De Niro, equally illustrious in his career, recently became a father to newborn Gia Virginia Chen-De Niro with girlfriend Tiffany Chen. Gia marks the couple’s first child together, and De Niro’s seventh in total, from relationships with three different women.
De Niro’s Marital Prospects After a High-Profile Divorce
Following a high-profile divorce from Grace Hightower in 2018, speculations about De Niro’s plans for remarriage are rife. An insider revealed that despite the bitter end to his marriage with Hightower, De Niro is not completely averse to the idea of tying the knot again. In fact, the chemistry between him and his current partner Tiffany, who recently gave birth to their daughter, could be steering him towards considering another shot at marriage. This revelation suggests that there might be wedding bells in the horizon for the De Niro-Chen family.
As for becoming a father at the ripe age of 79, insiders have shared that De Niro is excited about this new chapter. Although the experience could be exhausting due to the significant age gap between him and Tiffany, the joy of welcoming a new life into the world trumps all.
Pacino and Alfallah: Anticipating Parenthood
On the other side of the coin, Alfallah is eight months pregnant, according to TMZ. The couple, who have been linked since April of the previous year, are eagerly awaiting the arrival of their first child together. Their relationship is speculated to add a dynamic new layer to Pacino’s personal life, which has always intrigued fans.
As Pacino readies himself to become a father once again, his acting career remains as active as ever. He is set to star alongside Viggo Mortensen and John Travolta in David Mamet’s upcoming film, “Assassination,” re-narrating the fateful murder of John F Kennedy from the mob’s perspective.
An Inspiring Chronicle of Lifelong Friendships and New Beginnings
The incredible journeys of these two veteran Hollywood stars prove that it’s never too late for new beginnings. While Pacino and De Niro are best known for their indelible on-screen performances, these recent developments in their personal lives provide an equally captivating narrative – one of lifelong friendships, late-stage fatherhood to get to the next prompt