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It's Another Boy for Will Ferrell and Viveca Paulin

January 28, 2010 (2:50 am) GMT
The actor's wife delivered the baby, who is named Axel, on Saturday, January 23 in Los Angeles.
Will Ferrell, Viveca Paulin

has welcomed his third son with Viveca Paulin. His rep has confirmed that his wife gave birth to the baby boy on Saturday morning, January 23, hours after he performed "Free Bird" on the final "". "All the Ferrells are well," the representative additionally told People.

Named Axel, he joins his older brothers, 5-year-old Magnus and 3-year-old Mattias. The couple first announced that they were expecting their third child in September 2009.

Ferrell first met Swedish actress Paulin in 1995 at an acting class. After dating for quite sometime, they tied the knot in August 2000.

Professionally, Will Ferrel gained recognition after becoming cast member of "" in 1995, but later he departed from the show in 2002. He has since starred in several movies, including "" and "". He can next be seen playing Detective Allen Gamble in "" which will hit U.S. theaters on August 6.

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