At 68, De Niro a dad again

Last Updated: Dec 24, 2011, 15:18 PM IST

London: Robert De Niro, 68, is a father again! The veteran actor and his wife have welcomed a baby girl born via a surrogate mother.

The representative of the Oscar winner confirmed the news Friday, reports contactmusim.com.

The baby girl, Little Helen Grace, is the second child for De Niro and Grace Hightower, who wed in 1997. They are also parents to 13-year-old son Elliot.

De Niro also has four other children - two children from his first marriage to Diahnne Abbott, and 16-year-old twin boys with his ex-girlfriend Toukie Smith.

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