David Bowie's Son Duncan Jones Is Going to Be a Father

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Duncan Jones and Rodene Jones attend the Orange British Academy Film Awards 2010 at the Royal Opera House on Feb. 21, 2010 in London, England.  

About a month since David Bowie’s death, some very positive news has been announced by the legendary singer’s family. Bowie’s son Duncan Jones and his wife Rodene are expecting a child.

The 44-year old filmmaker broke the news yesterday (Feb. 10) via Twitter, and Rodene chimed in as well. The baby is due in June.


This is the couple’s first child together. They got married in Nov. 2012, shortly after Rodene was diagnosed with breast cancer. After treatment, she reported the following year she had been given an “all clear” report from doctors. 

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On Twitter, Duncan likes to post the faces of famous directors onto photos of babies, and he joked that he’ll now have his own model to use:



For more on last month's events, check out Billboard's David Bowie tributes from the Jan. 23 issue.