Laura Allen Welcomes Son Harper Edward

09/05/2008 at 04:35 PM ET
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Actress Laura Allen and her husband, model Bruce Weyman, have welcomed their first child, a son. Harper Edward Weyman arrived on the evening of Wednesday, September 3rd in Los Angeles, weighing in at 9 lbs, 5 oz. "Mother, father and baby are doing well," said a rep for Laura, 34.

Laura, who has appeared on Dirt, The 4400, and All My Children, announced her pregnancy in May, sharing in July that she and Bruce had opted for a delivery surprise. Her due date had been in late August.

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Brie on

Congrats. I have always enjoyed Lauras work. That is a cool name!
Thats nice they wanted to be surprised. I couldnt wait to find out with my 2. If I do have another one I may want to be surprised!

dickie on

Congrats! I used to love 4400. Wow, she looks like Cindy McCain!

Tara on

dangit!!! that’s the name I’m using for my 2nd son…I hope that they name doesn’t get anymore popular.

Jen on

I LOVE the name Harper, very unusual but not odd sounding. He was a big baby!

amandamay on

i thought harper was a girl’s name? either way, i love the name. congrats!

amber on

She’s beautiful. Wasn’t Minnie Driver’s baby due in August? What gives? No word???

Stephany on

I LOVE that name! It’s very cute and modern. Congrats to Laura and Bruce!

CelebBabyLover on

amandamay- According to Babynames.com, Harper is a unisex name.🙂

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