Update 9:30 pm: People.com has just picked up the story. After speaking to a friend of Lauren’s, they report the baby’s name is Orson Halcyon and that, "The family is very happy, the baby is happy and Lauren is doing great."
Originally posted 5 pm: We hear that Lauren Ambrose (Claire on Six Feet Under, Can’t Hardly Wait), 28, and her husband Sam Handel welcomed a son just after 4 pm on Tuesday, January 16th. No name or birth stats are currently available.
Sam and Lauren have been married for 5 1/2 years and live in New York.