Omar and Keisha Spivey Epps welcome son Amir

04/06/2008 at 06:40 PM ET

Omareppsshower97245In better-late-than-never, don’t-know-how-we-missed-it news, we hear actor Omar Epps, 34, and wife Keisha Spivey Epps, formerly of the R&B group Total, welcomed son Amir Epps on Christmas Day 2007. He weighed in at 8 lbs, 6 oz.

The pregnancy was announced last August, with the sex of the baby revealed in September. Amir joins big sisters K’mari Mae, 3 ½, and Aiyanna Yasmine, 8, Omar’s daughter with ex-wife Yusra Salama.

Thanks to CBB reader Tomika.

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Nikka on

The names are so exotic. What country do they come from?

Sarah’s note: The US.

Sasha on


i think on

Omar told Jet that Keisha is his first wife.

Cbb you sure he was married to Yusra Salama?

lulu on

The exotic names are arabic.

Amir means prince.