Rooney, 35, had previously not confirmed her pregnancy but was seen with a baby bump over the summer. Baby River is believed to have been born a month ago.
The happy news was announced by Victor Kossakovsky during a question-and-answer session at the 2020 Zurich Film Festival after a screening of Gunda, a film Joaquin, 45, worked on as executive producer.
Apologizing for Joaquin’s absence from the festival, Kossakovsky said, “He just had a baby, by the way, his name was… a beautiful son called River, so he can’t promote him now. ”
Rooney and Joaquin met when they worked together on the 2013 movie Her. But they didn’t start dating in 2016. They confirmed their engagement in May of last year but haven’t yet dated. married.