Samantha Burke, a 24 year old model from Florida has been named as the mother of Jude Law’s next child.
News of the pregnancy broke overnight when Law’s rep said that the divorce father of three had been informed by the mother of the child that she was expecteing. The statement however did not mention the mother’s name.
TMZ broke the news that the mystery women was Samantha Burke, with confirmation subsequently offered by her rep. According to her modeling bio:
I am passionate about fashion and photography, but of course I just love to be infront of the camera. I’ve been modeling locally for about 8 years now and do not want to give it up! I would love to go full-time eventually. I worked in New York City this past summer of 07′ and i’m now across the river in Jersey City . I attended acting classes at the New York Studio for Film & Television. It was a commercial and soap opera based course. I loved it! I wouldn’t mind modeling AND acting
Burke has also set up a baby registry for the child, confirming that she’s expecting a girl who she intends to name Sophia.