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Mia Farrow suggests that son Ronan Farrow might be Frank Sinatra’s



— Mia Farrow when asked if Ronan (officially, her one biological child with Woody Allen) was actually fathered by Frank Sinatra, the short-term first husband she tells Vanity Fair was the love of her life: “We never really split up.” Hmmm. Are you seeing it? We’re not really seeing it. Actually. . . yeah, maybe around the eyes, now that you mention it. And the nose. Possibly the jaw and mouth. The forehead. Hmmm…

Ronan Farrow. (Michael Loccisano / Getty Images)
Frank Sinatra in 1943, at age 27. (Columbia Records via AP)
Frank Sinatra in 1943, at age 27. (Columbia Records via AP)

(Nancy Sinatra tells the magazine they consider the 25-year-old Rhodes Scholar and former State Department aide part of the family.) Regardless, the story is a sensational opportunity for the ever-beguiling Farrow family to rehash the drama of 22 years ago, when Allen took up with Farrow’s adopted daughter Soon-Yi Previn and Farrow accused her ex of molesting their daughter Dylan, who speaks publicly for the first time: “I was seven. I was doing it because I was scared. I wanted it to stop.” (Allen has continually denied the claims.) Read an excerpt at Mia Farrow and Eight of Her Children Speak Out on Their Lives, Frank Sinatra, and the Scandals They’ve Endured

Update, 11 a.m.:  Clever retort from the scion himself. It’s enough to make you think he might actually be Woody’s kid after all.


Update, 10/3: Woody Allen, Barbara Sinatra respond

Newlyweds Frank and Mia in 1966. (UPI)

Earlier: Ronan Farrow, from State Department to International Best-Dressed List, 8/1/13

Quoted: Ronan Farrow on Father’s Day, 6/18/12

Ronan Farrow, son of Mia and Woody, lands Rhodes Scholarship, 11/12/11

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