Jude Law has promised that he will be present when Samantha Burke gives birth to his baby later this year, RadarOnline.com has learned exclusively.
The actor wants to "do the right thing" and is promising to support Burke, a model he met in New York and romanced briefly.
And while Law, who has three children with Sadie Frost, is saying he wants to be involved in his baby's life, he isn't saying it directly to Burke. Sources tell RadarOnline.com that Law, 36, and Burke, 24, are not speaking directly - all communication is going through their lawyers!
That's a step up from when Burke discovered she was pregnant. At that point she tried to reach Law, but his cell phone number had been changed, RadarOnline.com learned exclusively.
Click here to read our exclusive report that Burke had to tell Law about the pregnancy through his publicist.
Burke is back in her hometown of Pensacola, Florida amid reports that she has worked out a financial agreement with Law through her lawyers. She is due to give birth October 6 and will name the baby Sophia.
Law is no stranger to controversy. His marriage to Sadie Frost exploded with scandalous reports behind her claim that he had exacerbated her post-natal depression. They divorced in 2003. His subsequent relationship with Sienna Miller also had a fiery public ending after he was accused of having an affair his children's former nanny.