Hollywood star, 51, welcomes baby with unusual name
Posted by  badge Boss on Jan 17
A Hollywood couple have welcomed a baby boy (Picture: Hanri Human)

has welcomed his first child with wife Audra Mari.

The actor, 51, Audra, 30, in an intimate ceremony in North Dakota in 2022, after his from .

Last year the couple their first child together, as Audraand ultrasound snaps on Instagram.

Josh is also dad to an older son, Axl, now 10, with his ex wife.

Now the couple have announced the arrival of their baby with another post – this one a joint post from the new mum and dad.

Attaching a black-and-white photograph of their newborn’s feet, they revealed they had welcomed a son, born on January 11.

Josh Duhamel and Audra Mari have welcomed their first child together (Picture: Getty)
The couple have welcomed a son (Picture: Hanri Human)
Thet announced last year that they were expecting (Picture: Getty)

They also revealed his name, writing with a white heart: ‘Shepherd Lawrence Duhamel.’

Audra also took to her Instagram Stories, sharing a close-up photo of her son’s hands, writing excitedly: ‘He’s here.’

It looks like the new parents plan to keep their son out of the spotlight, as another photo of the baby, this time in colour, also featured his legs and feet covered in knitted booties, but did not show his face.

‘He’s here’ (Picture: Hanri Human)
The couple shared their pregnancy announcement and the arrival of their son on Instagram (Picture: Instagram / Audra Duhamel)

Josh shares an older son, 10-year-old Axl, with his first wife Fergie, 48.

He wed the Meet Me Halfway singer in 2009, however the pair split in 2017 with the divorce being finalised in 2019.

Josh began dating Audra in late 2019, with Fergie among the couple’s biggest fans, showing the pair have a good relationship as they continue to co-parent their son.

The London Bridge singer was quick to share well wishes with the couple when they announced their baby news.

‘I am truly happy for you guys🥰🥰,’ she wrote before adding: ‘Axl can’t wait to be a big brother.’