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Kodjoe and Wife Welcoming Their Newborn Daughter

March 18, 2005 (4:31 am) GMT
Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker have their first child, Sophie Tei-Naaki Lee Kodjoe, born Saturday March 12, 2005

"Soul Food" stars Boris Kodjoe and Nicole Ari Parker are welcoming their first child, Sophie Tei-Naaki Lee Kodjoe, born on March 12, 2005 weighed 8 pounds, 2 ounces. The literally named babe "Tei-Naaki" is Ghanaian for "first-born daughter."

Come after their daughter birth is the couple plan to wed in May following their last summer engagement after spending five years as Damon Carter and Teri Joseph on "Soul Food," which ran on the Showtime cable channel from 2000-2004.

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