Sarah Shahi, Steve Howey Welcome Son William Wolf

10/02/2009 at 09:00 AM ET
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Life got a whole lot sweeter this summer for former Life star Sarah Shahi, 29, and her husband Steve Howey. The couple welcomed son William Wolf Howey on Wednesday, July 8th in Los Angeles, her rep tells Celebrity Baby Blog.

Baby boy weighed in at 8 lbs., 6 oz and measured 21 inches in length.

Sarah, who also costarred in The L Word, recently said her maternal instincts kicked in from “the moment the stick turned blue.” She announced her pregnancy in February.

William is the first child for the couple, who met on the set of Reba in 2004 and married earlier this year.

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2little on

Ha….I had to do a double take at the headline cuz I thought it said Steve Harvey. 8-}

Alexa on

That seemed to be one of the longest pregnancies ever, but congratulations to them both!

JessicaC on

Does anyone know who she played on Reba?Iused to watch that show all the time and never remeber her.

Unknown on

She played in the episode where they are trying to buy the house from Cheyenne’s rival from High School. She was the rival.

MasMom on

She played Bridget.

Kristi on

So the baby is already almost 3 months old? Sure did keep the birth a secret for awhile!

Cassandra on

Love the name!

Brooklyn on

Aww! Congrats to them. I loved Steve on Reba! And July 8th is my sister’s birthday so that’s cool!

abc on

actually she was in 2 episodes the first she played kate a “buddy” of van’s its the episode where cheyenne puts his jacket down the garburator (Season 3, Episode 13). love the name

sat on

Congrats! She seems like a nice person!

Megan on

Ah, congrats to them! I bet that is going to be one cute baby with an awesome personality!

FC on

Congrats to Sarah and Steve on their son, William Wolf. Very nice name. 🙂

mamaof3boys on

I too love the name, but I might be bias because my youngest is named William Alexander. 😉 Congratulations to mama, baby and family!

Jen on

I like the name, but i have notice all these celebrities have normal and nice first names for their kids and then a very very strange middle name, never heard of people calling their kids wolf, but its their choice and as long as they like it thats all that matters.

cait5 on

William Wolf?? Love it.

Mia on

Very cool name. Sounds like an author.