- Joaquín and Rooney met on the set of the movie María Magdalena
- They got engaged last year
- Joaquin Phoenix was last seen in ‘Joker’
Academy Award-winning actor Joaquin Phoenix and his fiancee, actress Rooney Mara are now proud parents of a baby boy named River. reported US Weekly. The couple reportedly named their son 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 announced 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 was unable to attend the film festival when he said, “He just had a baby, by the way, his name was … a beautiful son named River, so he can’t promote it now,” US reported. Weekly.
A video of Victor Kossakovsky talking about Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara’s baby at the Zurich Film Festival is also circulating on the internet. Have a look:
Viktor Kossakovsky, Gunda: She just had a baby named River. (about Joaquín) pic.twitter.com/WuUISnuTsZ
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The magazine also confirmed in May that Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara were expecting their first child together.. They quoted a source as saying: “Rooney is about six months old. Joaquin is great and has been accompanying her to 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 various award shows, most recently the Oscars 2020. Joaquin Phoenix and Rooney Mara got engaged last year.
Joaquin Phoenix has won four Academy Awards for his performances in films Gladiator, walk the line, the master Y jester. He is known for his performance in films such as To die for, two lovers, her Y You were never really here. Rooney Mara is the star of movies like The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Carol, Tanner Hall Y Are they not the saints of the bodies?