Jeremy Renner has become a father for the first time, welcoming his first daughter this week.

The Bourne Legacy actor (42) and Sonni Pacheco welcomed a daughter during the week, who they named Ava Berlin Renner, weighing seven pounds. It is unconfirmed whether the couple are still together.

A statement from Renner's spokesperson confirmed the news, adding: "They are beyond thrilled. Mother and daughter are doing great".

Rumours initially begun after the Golden Globes that Renner was set to become a father with ex-girlfriend Pacheco, though the rumours were never commented on.