Sam Claflin and Laura Haddock Welcome First Child

01/20/2016 at 12:10 PM ET

Sam Claflin wife Laura Haddock pregnant
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Sam Claflin is surviving a whole new challenge: daddy duty!

The Hunger Games star is a first-time father after welcoming a baby with his wife, English actress Laura Haddock, his rep confirms to PEOPLE.

Claflin, 29, and Haddock, 30, welcomed their first child in December. Details — including the baby’s sex and name — have not been released.

Although the couple never officially confirmed the pregnancy, the Da Vinci’s Demons star’s baby belly was on full display when the parents-to-be stepped out in November for the London premiere of the hit franchise’s final installment, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2.

Laura Haddock Critics Choice Awards
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Much like the silent reveal that they were expecting, Haddock quietly confirmed the couple were new parents when she showed off her svelte shape in a fitted lilac gown at Sunday’s Critics’ Choice Awards.

— Anya Leon with reporting by Sarah Michaud

FILED UNDER: Births , News , Sam Claflin

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