- Joaquin and Rooney met on the sets of the movie Mary Magdalene
- They got engaged last year
- Joaquin Phoenix was last seen in ‘Joker’
Oscar-winning actor Joaquin Phoenix and his fiancee, actress Rooney Mara are now the proud parents of a baby boy named River, reported US Weekly. The couple are said to have named their child after Joaquin’s late brother, actor River Phoenix, who died in 1993 at the age of 23 from a drug overdose. According to the magazine, Russian filmmaker Victor Kossakovsky broke the good news during a question-and-answer session at the 2020 Zurich Film Festival on Sunday. The filmmaker, after the screening of the documentary produced by Joaquin Phoenix Gunda, was explaining why the actor couldn’t attend the film festival when he said: “He just had a baby, by the way his name was … a beautiful son called River, so he can’t promote now, ”reported US Weekly.
A video of Victor Kossakovsky talking about Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara’s baby at the Zurich Film Festival is also making the rounds on the internet. Looked:
Viktor Kossakovsky, Gunda: He just had a baby boy named River. (about Joaquin) pic.twitter.com/WuUISnuTsZ
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The magazine also confirmed in May that Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara are expecting their first child together.. They quoted a source as saying, “Rooney is about six months old. Joaquin is awesome and has gone with her to her dates.”
Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara met on the sets of the 2018 film Mary Magdalene. They later started dating. The couple have even made public appearances together at several awards shows, including the 2020 Oscars. Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara got engaged last year.
Joaquin phoenix won four Oscars for his performances in films Gladiator, walk the line, master and Joker. He is known for his performances in films such as Die for, two lovers, she and You ain’t never really been there. Rooney Mara is the star of movies like The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Carol, Tanner Hall and It is not these holy bodies.