AceShowbiz - %cJude Law% has become a father for the fifth time. The "Sherlock Holmes" actor welcomed a daughter with his ex-girlfriend Catherine Harding on Monday, March 16. His representative confirmed the happy news on Tuesday.
The representative said in a statement, "I can confirm the arrival of Jude Law and Catherine Harding's daughter. Both are delighted and continue to ask that their privacy and that of their child be respected." No further details about Jude's new bundle of joy have been revealed.
Jude announced the pregnancy news back in October. At that time, his representative revealed that the 42-year-old actor and the 23-year-old singer were "expecting a child together in the spring. Whilst they are no longer in a relationship, they are both wholeheartedly committed to raising their child."
Jude is already a father to four children from his previous relationships. The star of "The Holiday" has three children with former wife %cSadie Frost%, Rafferty, Rudy and Iris and a daughter, Sofia, with former girlfriend %cSamantha Burke%.
Jude will be seen in three upcoming movies "Spy", "Genius" and "Knights of the Roundtable: King Arthur". In "Spy", he stars alongside %cMelissa McCarthy%, %cJason Statham% and %cRose Byrne%. The action comedy flick is set to hit theaters in the U.S. on June 5.
Both "Genius" and "Knights of the Roundtable: King Arthur" are scheduled to be released in the U.S. in 2016. Jude stars in "Genius" along with %cColin Firth%, %cNicole Kidman%, %cDominic West% and %cGuy Pearce%. While in "King Arthur", he is joined by %cCharlie Hunnam%, %cAstrid Berges-Frisbey%, %cEric Bana% and %cMikael Persbrandt%.