Jude Law to be a dad for the fifth time

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Jude Law can get used to the sound of baby rattles again.

The 41-year-old actor and his ex, Catherine Harding, are expecting a baby together his rep confirmed to AOL.

"I can confirm that Jude Law and Catherine Harding are expecting a child together in the spring. Whilst they are no longer in a relationship, they are both wholeheartedly committed to raising their child," the Hollywood heartthrobs rep told People. "They consider this a private matter and other than this confirmation no statement will be made. I ask that you respect the privacy of all parties involved and their families."

This will be Law's fifth child. The "Sherlock Holmes" star has three children with his ex-wife, Sadie Frost, son Rafferty, 18, and Rudy, 12, and daughter Iris, who is nearly 14. He also has another daughter Sophia, 5, with model Samantha Burke.

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LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 17: Jude Law speaks at the press conference as JOHNNIE WALKER BLUE LABEL Presents Symphony In Blue: A Journey To The Centre of The Glass, on September 17, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Anthony Harvey/Getty Images for Diageo)
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 17: Jude Law attends JOHNNIE WALKER BLUE LABEL Presents SYMPHONY IN BLUE: A Journey To The Centre of The Glass on September 17, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Getty Images for Diageo)
UNSPECIFIED - UNDATED: Actor Jude Law sits aboard a boat on the set of the film 'The Gentleman's Wager' at sea. Johnnie Walker Blue Label has launched a partnership with Jude Law and 'The Gentleman's Wager' film. Directed by Jake Scott and also starring Italian actor Giancarlo Giannini, the film tells the story of a wager between two men striving for personal progress through the quest for a truly rare experience. The film was shot in the British Virgin Islands in the Caribbean and London respectively and sees Law in the role of a man who, despite having it all, uses a wager as an excuse to challenge himself and strive for something he wants, but can't buy. (Photo by Getty Images for Diageo Global)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 27: Actor Jude Law is seen on March 27, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by ESBP/Star Max/GC Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - JULY 04: Jude Law (L) attends the semi-final match between Noval Djokovic and Grigor Dimitrov on centre court at The Wimbledon Championships at Wimbledon on July 4, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 27: Actor Jude Law is seen on March 27, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Patricia Schlein/Star Max/GC Images)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 27: Jude Law (L) and Lena Dunham attend The Cinema Society & Links of London screening of Fox Searchlight Pictures' 'Dom Hemingway' at Landmark Sunshine Cinema on March 27, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Monica Schipper/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 26: Actor Jude Law is seen outside of 'Good Morning America'on March 26, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Raymond Hall/FilmMagic)
LONDON, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 12: Jude Law attends The Box 3rd Birthday Party sponsored by Belvedere Vodka at The Box Soho on February 12, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Getty Images for Belvedere Vodka)
LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 17: Jude Law presents at the 59th London Evening Standard Theatre Awards at The Savoy Hotel on November 17, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 28: Jude Law attends the UK Premiere of 'Dom Hemingway' at The Curzon Mayfair on October 28, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Ferdaus Shamim/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 28: Jude Law attends the UK premiere of 'Dom Hemingway' at The Curzon Mayfair on October 28, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)
TORONTO, ON - SEPTEMBER 09: Director Richard Shepard, actors Jude Law, Richard E. Grant, Demian Bichir, Emilia Clarke and Madalina Ghenea pose at the 'Dom Hemingway' Press Conference during the 2013 Toronto International Film Festival at TIFF Bell Lightbox on September 9, 2013 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Sarjoun Faour Photography/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 15: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK TABLOID NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 48 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME. MANDATORY CREDIT PHOTO BY DAVE M. BENETT/GETTY IMAGES REQUIRED) Jude Law arrives at the annual fundraising art auction in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust at The Groucho Club on May 15, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Dave M. Benett/Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 15: (EMBARGOED FOR PUBLICATION IN UK TABLOID NEWSPAPERS UNTIL 48 HOURS AFTER CREATE DATE AND TIME. MANDATORY CREDIT PHOTO BY DAVE M. BENETT/GETTY IMAGES REQUIRED) Jude Law (L) and Dan Macmillan attend the annual fundraising art auction in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust at The Groucho Club on May 15, 2013 in London, England. (Photo by Dave M. Benett/Getty Images)
PARIS, FRANCE - MARCH 07: Jude Law poses as he attends the 'Effet Secondaires' Premiere at UGC Cine Cite des Halles on March 7, 2013 in Paris, France. (Photo by Dominique Charriau/WireImage)
BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 12: Jude Law attends the 'Side Effects' Premiere during the 63rd Berlinale International Film Festival at Berlinale Palast on February 12, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Dominique Charriau/WireImage)
BERLIN, GERMANY - FEBRUARY 12: Scott Z Burns, actors Jude Law ,Rooney Mara and director Steven Soderbergh attend the 'Side Effects' Premiere during the 63rd Berlinale International Film Festival at Berlinale Palast on February 12, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo by Luca Teuchmann/WireImage)
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