Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem welcome their first child together

Penelope
Cruz
and Javier
Bardem
are celebrating the arrival of their new baby boy.

Penelope gave birth in LA on Saturday – the beginning of a great few days for husband Javier, 41, who was nominated for a Best Actor Oscar on Tuesday for his role in Biutiful.

Penelope had her family with her when her new son arrived, while Javier‘s mother
flew out from Madrid to meet her grandson on Monday.

Spaniards Penelope, 36, and Javier met while filming Jamon, Jamon in 1992,
but only started dating in 2007 after working together on Vicky Cristina Barcelona.

The couple married in a private
ceremony at a friend’s home in the Bahamas in July.

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