Actress Jennifer Connelly and actor partner Paul Bettany have announced the birth of their first baby daughter, Agnes Lark Bettany.
Agnes was born in the couple’s home in New York, in a birthing pool, on May 31. “Everyone is healthy and doing well,” a representative of the family told Us magazine.
Agnes already has two brothers, Stellan, 7, and half-brother Kai, 13 (Jennifer’s son with photographer David Dugan).
“Becoming a mother has made all the difference in terms of learning to take more responsibility for myself and my life. Parenthood changed the way I do everything. The biggest thing for me is wanting my kids to grow up safely and have happy lives,” Jennifer, 40, told People magazine last year.
“I had to stand in one spot, which happened to be in front of my refrigerator, which was open with me dipping pretzels in cream cheese and stuffing them in my mouth,” the A Beautiful Mind actress said of her morning sickness experiences, to American TV host David Letterman.