Robert De Niro Weighs In on Al Pacino Expecting a Baby at 83

Robert De Niro and Al Pacino
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Senior dads unite! Robert De Niro shared his finest needs for good friend Al Pacino, who’s at present anticipating his fourth little one.

“Pay attention, Al Pacino simply had a child, I used to be informed yesterday morning, and he’s a couple of years older than me,” the Goodfellas actor, 79, mentioned throughout a Thursday, June 1, interview on the Immediately present. “God bless him, very pleased for him.”

Whereas Pacino, 83, hasn’t welcomed a brand new child simply but, his Godfather Half II costar was appropriate about his pal having some massive information to share. Earlier this week, the Scent of a Girl star’s rep confirmed that Pacino and girlfriend Noor Alfallah predict their first little one collectively. TMZ reported on Tuesday, Could 30, that Alfallah, 29, is eight months pregnant.

The Godfather actor first grew to become a father in 1989 when he welcomed daughter Julie Marie, 33, with ex Jan Tarrant. He additionally shares twins Anton and Olivia, 22, with ex Beverly D’Angelo, whom he dated on and off from 1997 to 2003.

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De Niro, for his half, just lately shared his personal child information, revealing final month that he and girlfriend Tiffany Chen welcomed daughter Gia in April.

“It feels nice,” the Meet the Mother and father actor mentioned on Thursday when Hoda Kotb requested him how fatherhood feels “at this age and stage” of life. “I’ve sure consciousness — while you’re older you’ve got consciousness of sure issues in life, dynamics, every thing, household dynamics. You possibly can’t keep away from studying sure issues and how one can take care of these and handle them and this and that, the standard.”

De Niro went on to say that it’s “wonderful” he and Pacino are each welcoming new infants across the identical time. “I’m very pleased about it,” he added earlier than exhibiting off a Immediately present onesie from Kotb, 58.

Gia is De Niro and Chen’s first little one collectively, however the New York Metropolis native has six different youngsters. The Raging Bull star shares son Raphael, 46, with ex-wife Diahnne Abbott. De Niro additionally adopted Abbott’s daughter Drena, 51, from a earlier relationship. In 1995, the Taxi Driver actor and then-girlfriend Toukie Smith welcomed twins Julian and Aaron, now 27. De Niro additionally shares son Elliot, 25, and daughter Helen, 11, with ex-wife Grace Hightower, from whom he cut up in 2018.

Whereas some followers had been shocked to listen to that De Niro welcomed his seventh little one a couple of months shy of his eightieth birthday, the Jackie Brown actor mentioned final month that Gia’s arrival was deliberate. “How you could possibly not plan that type of factor?” De Niro informed Web page Six in Could.