Intriguing Truths About Al Pacino’s Children and How Becoming a Father Changed The Actor

Alfredo James Pacino better known as Al Pacino needs no introduction as he has left an indelible mark in the entertainment industry not only for his acting skills but also for his sexual escapades with numerous beauties in showbiz, some of which has led to the birth of his kids. Al Pacino’s children are three in number and all seem to be inclined towards pursuing a career in entertainment.

The American actor, filmmaker, and screenwriter has been in the industry for over fifty years and as such, could be best described as a veteran. Although the Hall of Famer has never been married his entire life, he has had a robust love life with several beautiful women.

Jan Tarrant Is The Mother of His First Child

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Al Pacino and Jan Tarrant: image source

Although Al Pacino is a perpetual bachelor, he is a proud father of three lovely children, two daughters, and one son. He begat these children from two women out of the pool of the many girlfriends (over 10) that he has been involved with.

Between 1988 and 1989, Al Pacino dated Jan Tarrant. Jan is the mother of his oldest child and daughter, Julie Marie Pacino. Jan Tarrant is an acting coach, who grew up in the city of Louisiana. She attended Tara High School and upon graduation, proceeded to Louisiana State University.

After she graduated in 1976 with a Bachelor’s degree in Creative Writing, Jan started working as an acting coach. The acting coach later moved over to New York, where she presumably met Al Pacino. Their daughter, Julie, is the first of Al Pacino’s children; she was born on the 16th of October 1989.

His Dalliance With Actress Beverly D’Angelo Produced a Set of Twins

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Al Pacino and Beverly D’Angelo: image source

In 1996, Al Pacino became sexually involved with an American actress, Beverly D’Angelo, who birthed his twins, Anton James Pacino and Olivia Rose Pacino. Al and Beverly dated from 1996 to 2003. The mother of two was born on November 15th, 1951, in Columbus, Ohio.

She attended Upper Arlington High School, Ohio. Before dating Al Pacino, Beverly had been married to Don Lorenzo Salviati. Don Lorenzo is the only son and heir to Don Forese Salviati, the 5th Duke of Salviati; they got married in 1981. She has also dated Anton Furst, an award-winning production designer who sadly took his life in 1991.

Meet Al Pacino’s Children

Al Pachino’s children are all doing great. Apart from the oldest who has already followed a career path behind the camera as a director, the twins seem to be inclined towards acting, especially Oliva who has already made her on-screen debut.

Julie Marie Pacino

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Julie and her dad: image source

Julie Marie Pacino was born on the 16th of October 1989 and is the oldest of Al Pacino’s children. She grew up to take after her parents, who raised her together in New York. The young lady has gone into movie production. Two of her most notable works include Abracadabra (2009) and Tura and Billy Bates (2013). Additionally, Julie directs and writes screenplays.

When she was still very tender, her parents gifted her a camera, which is believed to have influenced her decision in choosing a career path. Her mother is very proud of the woman Julie has become. The acting coach could not hide her pride as her Twitter bio reads: ‘proud mother of Julie Pacino. Acting and writing teacher/coach’.

The youngster told New York Post that she was raised with perspective, and her mother takes the credit for always keeping her in check. She equally credits her mum with ensuring that she never felt entitled or that she deserved anything because of something her dad accomplished.

In 2011, she made headlines for driving under the influence. Julie later admitted that she had been drinking and taking marijuana before the arrest.

Anton James Pacino

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Al Pacino with his son Anton: image source

Anton James Pacino is one of the fraternal twins and the only son of Al Pacino. He was born on the 25th of January 2001 with his twin. Anton has won his father’s heart and admiration. This is evident by the many times he has been seen in public with the actor. They have been spotted either shopping or strolling around Beverly Hills, their neighborhood.

It is yet to be seen whether or not Anton will take after his parents in showbiz or plot his own path in life. However, his dad thinks he is also heading towards the movie world like his siblings.

Olivia Rose Pacino

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Olivia Pacino and her dad: image source

Olivia Rose Pacino is the second half of the fraternal twins. Birthed on 25th January 2001, Olivia seems closer to her mother than Her dad, but she has a good relationship with her father. Hence, when she’s not seen with her mother, be sure to find her in her father’s company.

There seems to be no love lost between Al Pacino and his kids as he seemingly showers equal affection on them while doing his best to provide financial support for their comfort. In addition to being an avid photographer, it appears that Olivia is on her way to the movie world as she has already made appearances in some scenes in the 2015 film, Danny Collins.

Al’s second daughter is also a star on YouTube where she has amassed a lot of following. In her late teens, Olivia is already active in the love scene and she is not averse to going public with her love life. The youngster’s boyfriend is an aspiring rapper and musician that goes by the name Ryan Harley.

According to Olivia, she met him through a dating app and they have been going strong. Al Pacino’s daughter said it took her time and effort to convince her celebrity parents to accept Ryan. On his part, Ryan said that the reality of the fact that he is dating one of Al Pacino’s children is yet to hit him but he is happy to be part of the family.

Being a Father Changed the Actor’s Perspective On Life

Before the arrival of Al Pacino’s children, acting was the most important aspect of his life. But fatherhood has largely taken over Pacino’s life and according to the entertainer, his kids now make him think that acting is a small part of life. This is a clear contrast to the actor’s past when his major focus was on the entertainment world.

The birth of his twins made him decide to relocate to Beverly Hills to share custody with their mum. In a 2014 New Yorker profile, the movie star’s home was described as one “ceded to his children”, the twins in particular.

The Actor Is Now Focused on Righting the Wrongs of His Childhood

With the arrival of Al Pacino’s children, the veteran actor is more focused on righting all the wrongs from his growing up years. According to Al, he began to feel the absence of his father at the tender age of two following his parent’s divorce. The actor revealed that immediately after their divorce was finalized, his dad ceased to be a part of his life.

Because of his unpalatable childhood experience, Al strives to be a good father for his kids. He wants to be there for them always and to be a part of every bit of their live as much as he can.

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