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Everyone Realized All at Once That Was Mel Gibson’s Girlfriend, Not His Daughter

Rosalind Ross and Mel Gibson.

When Mel Gibson appeared on the 2017 Academy Awards red carpet with a significantly younger woman on his arm, many reasonably assumed that he had brought his daughter as his date. But within seconds, we simultaneously realized in horror that she was in fact his girlfriend, Rosalind Ross — and she just gave birth to Gibson’s ninth child in January.

Here’s some fun Oscars night math: Ross is 26 and Gibson is 61. Gibson’s oldest daughter is 36.

Realizing That Was Mel Gibson’s Girlfriend, Not His Daughter