They are very different. My dad [Loudon Wainwright III] almost becomes a child with children. He regresses. Leonard is always Leonard. What you see is what you get. He is very wise and imposing and he is like that with his kids too. It’s funny.
Rufus Wainwright is the father and Lorca Cohen, the daughter of Leonard Cohen, is the mother of Viva. Rufus Wainwright is also the son of singer-songwriter and actor, Loudon Wainwright III.
From Rufus Wainwright: Rock Dynasties, Gay Marriage And My Battle With Addiction by Sathnam Sanghera (The Times of London: August 29 2014). Photo atop post by Bruce Baker – ,Flickr. CC BY 2.0, Wikimedia Commons. Originally posted September 3, 2014 at DrHGuy.com, a predecessor of Cohencentric