Celebrity dad round-up

Kelsey Grammer and Jason Schwartzman are dads-to-be, while Ronnie Wood congratulates Rod Stewart, and dad Nicholas Cage talks family films.

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Possibly the biggest celeb baby news of the week is that Rod Stewart is to be a dad again, at the age of 66!

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Rod’s been receiving well wishes from friends all over the music industry and Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood has been the latest to send his public wishes, “Good luck to him, he’s a great dad,” Ronnie told the crowd at a Faces reunion gig.

Over in the US, Frasier star Kelsey Grammer is soon to be a dad for the fifth time, at the age of 55.

Kelsey has only been seeing new girlfriend, 29-year-old Kayte Walsh, for a short while, but Kelsey’s representatives confirmed the pregnancy this week.

Not all celebrity dads-to-be this week are over 50 though, as 30-year-old Jason Schwartzman, star of Fantastic Mr Fox, is expecting his first child with wife Brandy.

“I’m expecting a child in December. So I am now thinking of ways to embarrass my unborn child,” Jason said on US TV show Jimmy Kimmel Live.

Another celebrity dad in the news this week is Nicolas Cage, a dad of two. The actor spoke to Metro about his love and respect for family films.

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“Family movies are the ones that make a difference, parents have something the look forward to sharing with their children and vice versa. It’s like a ritual,” said Nicolas

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