You just know this moment was PR managed to within an inch of its life. Mel Gibson confirms that his girlfriend, Oksana Grigorieva, is pregnant with his eighth child.

He blamed himself for his marriage breakdown which has only recently come to light, says People: “My wife and I, our marriage ended three years ago and we’ve been separated ever since then,” Gibson said. “These things happen. It’s unfortunate, it’s sad, but you know she is an admirable woman – we still got kids together. We’re friends.”