Broadway's Kelli O'Hara Welcomes Son Owen James

07/01/2009 at 08:00 AM ET
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Racking up a total of three Tony nominations over the years, Kelli O’Hara has finally scored the grand prize: she is a proud new mama!

The Broadway star and her husband, actor Greg Naughton welcomed a son on Saturday, June 27th, her rep confirms to CBB. Baby boy Owen James Naughton weighed in at 7 lbs., 3 oz.

Owen is the first child for Kelli and Greg, who have been married two years. Before taking her maternity leave, Kelli played Nellie Forbush in the Lincoln Center Theater’s production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s South Pacific. Her pregnancy had been announced in January.

— Anya

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N on

Great name! It seems that celebs are chilling out a little with the naming of their children. Not all of them, of course, but we have been seeing a lot more “normal” names here lately.

Emma on

Oh how sweet – he was named for his grandpa, actor James Naughton.

Jane on

Aw, congratulations to Kelli and her husband:) I adore her. I love the name!
A little sad, though, cause I was looking forward to seeing her in South Pacific this summer…:P

Megan on

I love the name Owen…we actually plan to use it if we have a boy some day!

Thrifty Sisters Coupon Clippers on

Congratulations to Kelli and her husband!! I love the name Owen.

Laura on

How old is she? Is she any relation to Maureen O’ Hara?

Kay on

i love the name, congrats to them

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