Congratulations are in order for actress Christina Ricci, who has given birth to a baby boy according to Us Weekly. The former Casper star was spotted with a baby bump back in May, and confirmed via her publicist that she was expecting a baby with her husband James Heerdegen, a dolly grip she met on the set of her short-lived television series 'Pan Am'. 

Christina Ricci
Ricci's career has lasted a impressive twenty-four years so far

Speaking to the magazine last year, former child actor Ricci couldn't stop gushing about her new husband, saying "I love so many things about him. He's my favorite person on Earth." She also spoke of her desire to start a family: "I can't wait to have our own little world replete with small beings!"

Well now the former Addams Family star has a family all of her own!

Christina was last on screens in the television movie 'Lizzie Borden' based around an old folktale about a murderous daughter. She will next been seen in the appropriately-titled Mothers Day alongside Susan Sarandon and Sharon Stone which is due for release in 2015, but prior to that she lends her voice to a character in childrens' film The Hero of Color City. She is no stranger to both horror and animated films, having played the lead female role in Tim Burton's Sleepy Hollow and last year voiced a character in Smurfs 2.

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