Colin Farrell’s parenting skills have been backed by a crucial source – his younger son’s Polish grandmother.Her comments follow a previously unreported interview with Farrell’s ex, Alicja Bachleda-Curús, the mother of his son Henry – her first since the pair’s whirlwind romance and break-up in 2010.He unsuccessfully auditioned for the Irish musical group Boyzone around this time.With his brother's encouragement, he attended the Gaiety School of Acting, dropping out when he was cast as Danny Byrne on Ballykissangel, a BBC drama about a young English priest who becomes part of an Irish rural community. T., the actor starred in an ensemble cast including Samuel L.But a source told Star magazine: 'She realised that Colin is never going to marry her.''He cares for Alicja and the baby, but he wants to be a free spirit.' In September one report alleged the Irish star was seen at club Bungalow 8 cosying up to 27-year-old model Agyness Deyn.The source added that Alicja has moved on as well, to her hunky The Girl Is in Trouble co-star Columbus Short. But she's still sad about how things have turned out with Colin.'Reformed hellraiser Farrell started dating Bachleda at the end of last year, soon after he split from British writer Emma Forrest after nearly a year together.
And while the claim drew raised eyebrows from many women who remember his infamous hell-raising days, Alicja’s traditionalist and strongly Catholic mother was not surprised. IE this week: ‘Colin is an excellent father.’Actress Alicja, 32, gave her first interview since the split to little-known Polish magazine Pani, with the stunning Ondine star admitting their break up was ‘not a surprise’.
“Colin wants to be with her all the time,” says a friend.
“He loves knowing she’ll be waiting for him when he comes home.” There’s another big plus to cohabitating with Alicja, 26, says the pal: “She really likes to cook for him!
Actor Colin Farrell has split from his actress girlfriend Alicja Bachleda, the mother of his second child, Henry, one.
A source confirmed to People.com, the split happened several months ago, leaving Farrell single again.
In 2015, he starred as Detective Ray Velcoro in the second season of HBO's True Detective, and also starred in the film The Lobster, for which he was nominated for his second Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy.