Fatherhood comes with a lot of duties like changing diapers, teaching kids to ride a bike and driving them to school — and these celebrity dads have those tasks down pat.
Many silver-haired Hollywood daddies had their children later in life, such as film icons Robert De Niro and Al Pacino, who both said they would be broadening their families at 79 and 83, respectively.
Other industry stars, such as Hugh Grant, Rod Stewart, Clint Eastwood and more have also become papas when they reached their late 50s, 60s and beyond.
But for some who are near retirement age, it isn’t their first rodeo being a parent: Several celebs have had other children in their younger years before adding more babies to their ever-expanding dynasties.
Keep reading to see which A-lister dads welcomed children in their older years.
The “Scarface” icon will soon be adding to his family with the birth of his fourth child.
The 83-year-old’s girlfriend, Noor Alfallah, is eight months pregnant. The Oscar winner is also pops to daughter Julie with Jan Tarrant as well as twins Olivia and Anton with ex-partner Beverly D’Angelo.
Robert De Niro
De Niro expanded his clan with the birth of his seventh child, Gia with his girlfriend Tiffany Chen.
The 79-year-old also has daughters Drena and Helen, as well as sons Raphael, Aaron, Julian and Elliot.
The comedian was 67 when his daughter was born in 2012. He married his wife Anne Stringfield in 2007.
The “Pretty Woman” star’s son, Homer, was born in 2000 when Gere was 51. He tied the knot with his third spouse, Alejandra Silva, in 2018 and they have two sons together.
Gere was 70 when he welcomed his youngest boy in April 2020.
The British businessman was 89 when he welcomed his fourth child, Ace, with his wife Fabiana Flosi in July 2020.
The former chief executive of Formula One is also a papa to daughters Petra, Tamara and Deborah.
The famed director has eight children from a variety of relationships. His youngest daughter, Morgan, was born in 1996 when he was 66.
Eastwood’s oldest daughter, Laurie, was born in 1954, and he is also a dad to Scott, Kyle, Kimber, Alison, Kathryn and Francesca.
The Mötley Crüe member became a daddy of five in 2019 when his spouse, Courtney, gave birth to their daughter, Ruby.
Sixx was 60 when his family was complete, despite having a vasectomy after his divorce from his second wife, Donna D’Errico, in 2007.
The musician also has adult children Frankie-Jean, Decker, Storm and Gunner.
The “Jurassic Park” star and his wife, Emilie Livingston, became parents for the first time to River Joe and Charlie Ocean, in 2015 and 2017, respectively.
Goldblum had just hit his early 60s when he became a father and he wedded the Canadian Olympic gymnast in 2014.
The Piano Man and his fourth wife, Alexis Roderick, welcomed daughters Della Rose in 2015 and Remy Anne in 2017.
Joel was 71 when Remy was born and he also has daughter Alexa Ray with model ex-wife Christie Brinkley.
John and his partner David Furnish welcomed sons Zachary and Elijah via surrogacy in the early 2010s when the singer was in his mid-60s.
The Rolling Stones musician has a hefty brood with eight children under his belt.
The English artist was 73 when his son, Deveraux, was born in December 2016 with his girlfriend, ballet star Melanie Hamrick.
Jagger also had kids with partners including Jerry Hall and Marsha Hunt.
The rock star rivals Jagger with his progeny — also a father to eight children.
Stewart’s youngest son, Aiden, was born in 2011 when he was 67. His oldest daughter, Sarah, was born in 1963.
The Long Island native has much experience with fatherhood as a parent to eight kids.
His oldest, Ireland, was born to the “30 Rock” alum and Kim Basinger in 1995.
Baldwin was 64 when he and his wife Hilaria became parents to their seventh child, Ilaria, in September 2022.
The “Braveheart” actor’s ninth child, Lars, was born in January 2017 when Gibson was 61.
He and his model ex-girlfriend, Oksana Grigorieva, had daughter Lucia in 2009 and he also has seven other kiddies with ex-wife Robyn Moore.
The notorious bachelor married actress Annette Bening in 1992 and they have four kids together — Stephen, Benjamin, Isabel and Ella.
His youngest, Ella, was born in 2000 when the “Rules Don’t Apply” director was 63.
The “Basic Instinct” icon became a father for the third time at 59 in 2003 when daughter Carys was born.
His wife, Catherine Zeta-Jones, gave birth to their son, Dylan, in 2000. Douglas is also a parent to his eldest son, Cameron.
The legendary talk show host, then 66, and his seventh wife, Shawn Southwick, rounded out their family in 2000 with their son, Cannon.
The couple had added another child to their posse — son Chance — just a year earlier.
King died in 2021 at 87.
The “Four Weddings and a Funeral” alum became a dad for the first time at 58 in 2011 when his daughter, Tabitha, was born to restaurant receptionist Tinglan Hong.
He added a son in 2012 with Hong and later married Swedish television producer Anna Eberstein in 2018. They have three kids of their own.