It's a boy for "Wonder Years" star Ben Savage and wife Jennifer!
Though the couple managed to keep the pregnancy news under wraps, the proud father couldn't wait to tell the world about the arrival of his son. On Monday, the 36-year-old tweeted a photo of the newborn's hand, saying simply, "He's here."
Fred and Jennifer, who were childhood friends, married in 2004. They welcomed their first son, Oliver, in 2006, and daughter Lily arrived in 2008. Earlier this week, Fred's younger brother Ben announced that he'll be reprising his role as Cory Matthews in the upcoming spinoff series, "Girl Meets World."
As the Savage brothers celebrate their big week, here's a look at some other celebs who have welcomed babies this month.
Newly engaged Guy Ritchie has welcomed his second child with fiance Jacqui Ainsley. The baby girl was born by cesarean section at Portland Hospital in London, and a rep for the couple has confirmed that "mother and baby are doing well." The duo are already parents to a son, Rafael, who was born in September 2011; the "Sherlock Holmes: Game of Shadows" director has two sons - Rocco and David - from his previous marriage to Madonna.
Former Backstreet Boy AJ McLean has welcomed his first child with wife Rochelle Karidis, a makeup artist. The baby girl, Ava Jaymes, arrived November 27, weighing in at 7 pounds, 7 ounces. The couple tied the knot in December 2011, and they announced the pregnancy in April 2012. McLean, 34, confirmed the birth, saying "We are all doing well and are thrilled to welcome Ava to the world."
Country singer Jake Owen became a first-time father on Thanksgiving! Owen's wife Lacey gave birth to daughter Olive Pearl on November 22 in Nashville, Tennessee. The baby girl, who is named after Jake's godmother, weighed 6 pounds, 3 ounces, and measured 19 ½ inches long. The couple got engaged in April 2012, when Jake proposed on stage during a concert in his hometown. They married the following month and confirmed the pregnancy in July.
Former "Dallas" star Leonor Varela has given birth to her first child, a son named Matteo. The Chilean actress announced the news via Twitter, sharing a picture of her baby boy and saying "Matteo V. Akoskin is finally in our arms." Matteo's father is Leonor's partner, Lucas Akoskin.
Earlier this month, "Hunger Games" star Elizabeth Banks welcomed her second son with husband Max Handelman. The baby boy, Magnus Mitchell Handelman, joins older brother Felix, who arrived in March 2011. The 38-year-old actress announced the birth on her website, saying "Like Felix, Magnus was born via gestational surrogate." Banks has spoken openly about her fertility struggles, and she says that working with a surrogate has "taught us a great deal about generosity and gratitude."
Actor Rob Schneider and wife Patricia Azarcoya announced the birth of their daughter, Miranda Scarlett, who arrived on November 16. After a reported 19 hours of labor, the baby girl was born weighing 5 pounds, 13 ounces and measuring 18 inches long. Rob and Patricia wed in Beverly Hills in April 2011; though this is their first child together, Schneider has a 23-year-old daughter, Elle, from a previous marriage.
"Pretty Little Liars" star Chad Lowe has welcomed his second child with wife Kim. Baby Fiona Hepler Lowe arrived in Los Angeles on November 15. The couple tied the knot in August 2010, following the birth of their first child, Mabel Painter Lowe, in May 2009. A few days before the birth, the expectant father said he was looking forward to meeting the new baby, saying "It's a very special time. We've been waiting for this!"
That's not all the November baby news! "Party of Five" alum Scott Wolf welcomed son Miller William this month. Model Anansa Sims, daughter of Beverly Johnson, gave birth to her second child, David Bernard Patterson III, and "Sister, Sister" star Tamera Mowry delivered her first baby, son Aden John Tanner Housley. "Sugarland" singer Jennifer Nettles is also expecting her first child any day now.
Congratulations to the new parents!
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