Sasha Alexander Welcomes Son Leonardo Fortunato
It’s a boy for Rizzoli & Isles star Sasha Alexander.
The actress and her husband, writer/director Edoardo Ponti, welcomed a son, Leonardo Fortunato Ponti, on Monday, Dec. 20 in Geneva, Switzerland, her rep tells PEOPLE exclusively.
Leonardo joins big sister Lucia Sofia, 4½. “We are so thrilled to welcome our little Leonardo. He’s a wonderful gift and we are all in love — especially the grandmas!” the couple said in a statement.
Alexander, 37, and Ponti — who is the son of screen legend Sophia Loren — wed in Aug. 2007.
She currently stars opposite Angie Harmon on the new TNT series based upon Tess Gerritsen’s popular novels.
— Sarah Michaud with reporting by Julie Jordan