Hilary Duff and husband Mike Comrie announced the birth of their new baby boy on Thursday.
Hilary Duff and husband Mike Comrie welcomed their new baby boy on Tuesday, according to the Washington Post.
Duff, 24, tweeted, “Welcome to the World Luca Cruz Comrie! Tuesday evening, we became proud parents of a healthy 7 pound 6 ounce beautiful boy […] We are overjoyed and feel like the luckiest parents in the world. He is surrounded by so much love!! Mom and baby are both doing extremely well.”
Duff, known for her role on the Disney Channel’s “Lizzie McGuire,” married Comrie, 31, who recently retired from the NHL, in August of 2010.
This is the couple’s first child.
According to the Huffington Post, Duff first announced her pregnancy on her personal blog in August, a year after her and Comrie married.
“We…want to share the exciting news that…BABY MAKES THREE!!!” she wrote.
Later, Duff revealed that the baby was a boy.
In a video on Celebuzz Duff said, “It’s just girls in my family so I’m not sure what I’m going to do with a little boy, but it’s exciting. I think deep down inside I kind of wanted a little boy.”
Country star LeAnn Rimes congratulated the new parents on Twitter.
“Congrats @hilaryduff on your sweet love & great name!!!” she wrote.