LOS ANGELES - Actor Jeremy Renner is a dad.
"The Hurt Locker" star and girlfriend Sonni Pacheco confirmed Friday that they are the parents of 7-pound Ava Berlin Renner.
A statement released by Renner spokeswoman Susan Patricola says the new parents "are beyond thrilled." Renner played a military explosives expert in the 2008 Oscar-winning film.
In this Jan. 10, 2013 file photo shows U.S. actor Jeremy Renner during a photo call promoting the movie 'Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters,' in Mexico City. 'The Hurt Locker' star and girlfriend Sonni Pacheco confirmed Friday, March 29, 2013, that they are the parents of 7-pound girl named Ava Berlin Renner.
Renner has also starred in "The Bourne Legacy" and "The Avengers."
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