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Robert De Niro, 79, gushes about creating future playdates with Al Pacino, 83, for his kids.

By Jacqueline Lindenberg for Dailymail.Com

17:43 June 01, 2023, updated 18:13 June 01, 2023

Robert De Niro has revealed whether he would plan special playdates with fellow Hollywood star Al Pacino as the couple celebrate entering parenthood once again.

The 79-year-old Taxi Driver actor, who welcomed his seventh child in April, a daughter named Gia Virgini, was asked by Extra during an interview published on Thursday if playdates could happen for his ‘youngest children’ .

The Oscar winner, who shares the latest addition to his growing family with girlfriend Tiffany Chen, said: “Good question,” then added: “Floor game.”

On Tuesday, TMZ confirmed that the 83-year-old Scarface star is preparing to welcome his fourth child with his girlfriend, Noor Alfallah, 29, who is currently eight months pregnant.

Regarding his plans for Father’s Day, which falls on Sunday June 18, Robert expressed that he will spend time, “just, with everyone,” and humorously joked about fatherhood. I will have a new one every year.

Future plans: Robert De Niro, 79, has revealed whether he would plan special playdates with fellow Hollywood star Al Pacino, 83, after the couple celebrated entering fatherhood once again; seen earlier this month in Cannes
Playdates: The Oscar winner, who shares the latest addition to his growing family with girlfriend Tiffany Chen, told Extra “floor play” could happen when asked about playdates with her and Al’s younger children; the couple seen in June 2022 in New York

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De Niro was later asked if he had taken on the diaper-changing task, and he admitted to Extra, “Not yet, but I’m getting there.”

The actor revealed that he had welcomed his seventh child during an interview with ET Canada earlier this May.

At one point, interviewer Brittnee Blair mentioned her ‘six children’, but Robert quickly interrupted with the correction: ‘Seven, actually. I just had a baby.

The topic had come up when asked about his ‘love language’ for his children, and Robert explained that he believes, ‘in being loving to [his] children’, although it is sometimes ‘severe’ on occasion.

‘I mean, there’s no getting around it with kids. I don’t like having to lay down the law and things like that. But, [sometimes] you just don’t have a choice,’ she added to the outlet. “And any parent, I think, would say the same thing.”

“You always want to do right by kids and give them the benefit of the doubt, but sometimes you can’t,” later revealing that he doesn’t think he’s a “cool dad.”

The Killers Of The Flower Moon actor stated: ‘You know, my kids disagree with me sometimes and they’re respectful. My daughter, she is 11 years old, sometimes I feel sorry for her and I argue with her. I adore her, but, you know. And my youngest now, that will be more to come. But, that’s what it is.

In addition to becoming a father once again, De Niro has been leaking a busy schedule and made an appearance on Today on Thursday to discuss the upcoming Tribeca Film Festival.

Fatherhood: The Oscar winner welcomed his newborn daughter with his girlfriend, Tiffany Chen, last month in April; the couple spotted earlier this month in Cannes
Fatherhood: Regarding how he’s changed as a father, the star told Today host Hoda Kotb, ‘I have some awareness, when you’re older do you have an awareness of certain things in life, the dynamics, everything, the family dynamics’ ; Robert’s daughter Gia seen above

He also talked about his newborn daughter, Gia, and also briefly mentioned his close friend, Al Pacino.

‘Listen, Al Pacino just had a baby, they told me yesterday morning, and he’s a few years older than me. God bless him, very happy for him. Robert also talked about raising a newborn once again, saying, “He feels great.”

Regarding how he’s changed as a father, the star told host Hoda Kotb: “I have some awareness: when you’re older, you’re aware of certain things in life, the dynamics, everything, the family dynamics.”

The Goodfellas actor added: “You can’t help but learn certain things and how you can deal with them and manage them and this and that, the usual.” It’s unbelievable, but I’m very happy about it.’

Along with baby girl Gia, Robert also shares daughter Drena, 51, and son Raphael, 46, with Diahnne Abbott, twin sons Julian and Aaron, 27, with his ex, Toukie Smith, as well as his son Elliot, 24, and daughter Helen, 11, with ex-wife Grace Hightower.

Shortly after news of his family’s newest addition broke, the actor told Page Six that welcoming his seventh child was ‘planned’, asking: ‘How could you not plan that kind of thing? ?’

Pacino, who is four years older than De Niro, has been confirmed to be expecting baby number four with his current girlfriend, Noor Alfallah, who he has been publicly linked to since April 2022, according to TMZ.

The Godfather alum already shares twins Olivia Pacino and Anton James Pacino, 22, with fellow actress Beverly D’Angelo, and also Julie Pacino, 33, with her ex, Jan Tarrant.

Growing family: While expecting his fourth child, Al already shares twins Olivia Pacino and Anton James Pacino, 22, with fellow actress Beverly D’Angelo, as well as Julie Pacino, 33, with her ex , Jan Tarrant; Al with her three children in February 2020 in Hollywood
Another addition: Al, who is four years older than De Niro, has been confirmed to be expecting baby number four with his current girlfriend, Noor Alfallah, according to TMZ; Pacino (center) and Noor (left) together

Noor has previously been romantically linked to other stars including Rolling Stones member Mick Jagger, as well as billionaire Nicolas Bergguen.

A source recently told Page Six that the actor/film producer’s age difference “doesn’t seem to be an issue,” adding that she “mostly dates very wealthy older men.”

Both Robert and Al have starred in numerous projects together over the years, such as The Godfather franchise, Heat (1995) and also The Irishman (2019).

During his interview with Extra, De Niro was also joined by producer Jane Rosenthal, and the two talked about the upcoming 2023 Tribeca Film Festival, which kicks off June 7 and runs through June 18.

Celebration: A Bronx Tale, which premiered in 1993, will also be shown during the festival, which Robert starred in and directed; seen earlier this month in Chicago

The annual event will begin with the screening of the documentary titled Kiss The Future, which featured the participation of several producers, including Ben Affleck and Matt Damon.

The film focuses on the Bosnian War “and how aid worker Bill Carter’s determination resulted in U2’s enlistment to help shine a light when the world wasn’t paying attention,” according to an IMDB synopsis.

A Bronx Tale, which premiered in 1993, will also be shown during the festival. Robert starred in and directed the crime drama.

Robert spoke about the film, which is celebrating its 30th anniversary, telling Extra: “I’m really looking forward to seeing it, especially at the Beacon Theatre… the audience… can’t wait.”

THE SONS OF ROBERT DE NIRO

By Heidi Parker

1. DRENA DE NIRO, 51

Drena De Niro is an American actress and filmmaker, the daughter of Diahnne Abbott and adoptive daughter of Robert after their marriage in 1976. She has appeared in several of her father’s films, including 1999’s On The Run, 2002’s City By The Sea and Showtime 2002. . She also starred in 2014’s Welcome To New York.

Drena De Niro at the Hands Of Stone movie premiere in New York in August 2016

2. RAFAEL DE NIRO, 46

Raphael De Niro is an American real estate broker and former actor. He often works with celebrity clients, including Jon Bon Jovi, Renée Zellweger, Travis Kalanick, and Kelly Ripa. De Niro is the son of Robert and actress Diahnne Abbott.

Raphael De Niro at the screening of the film Skyfall in New York in November 2012

3. AARON KENDRICK DE NIRO, 27

De Niro’s son is the product of the relationship between the actor and Toukie Smith, a former actress and model. His parents are in the spotlight. He is of mixed ethnicity, with his father having Irish, Italian, and French roots. His mother is African American.

Aaron De Niro at The Central Park Conservancy opens Peter Jay Sharp Children’s Glade on Earth Day at The Peter Jay Sharp Children’s Glade in April 2007 in New York

4. JULIAN DE NIRO, 27

Julian is Aaron’s twin brother and his mother is also Toukie Smith. He works as an actor and has appeared in In Dubious Battle (2016) and The First Lady (2022).

Julian De Niro attends The Sign In Sidney Brustein Window Gala Celebration at Virgin Hotels New York City on May 4, 2023 in New York City

5. ELLIOT DE NIRO, 25

Elliot is De Niro’s son from his second marriage to actress and philanthropist Grace Hightower. De Niro and Hightower separated in 2018, nearly 20 years after De Niro first filed for divorce from his second wife. Elliot has special needs and his father has spoken about it, saying that tennis really helps the boy.

Elliot, in the red and black jacket, with dad Robert in March 2023

6. HELEN GRACE DE NIRO, 11

She is the daughter he has with his ex-wife Grace Hightower. Robert has been seen spending time with the girl in New York City in the midst of parting ways with her as he walks her and her dogs.

Helen Grace backstage at Carole King’s hit musical Beautiful on Broadway at the Stephen Sondheim Theater in September 2015 in New York City

7. VIRGINIA GIA

Gia Virginia Chen-De Niro was born on April 6, 2023 weighing 8 pounds, 6 ounces, Gayle King was told by the CBS Mornings.

The Heat actor said “this baby is planned,” adding that he and his partner Tiffany Chen wanted the baby and are “over the moon.”

Gia’s first photo was shown on CBS Mornings