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Josh Lucas Welcomes a Baby Boy Noah Rev Maurer

July 3, 2012 (2:23 am) GMT
The 'Sweet Home Alabama' actor welcomes his first son, roughly three months after marrying his writer wife Jessica.
Josh Lucas

could officially add father to his resume at 41. His writer wife, Jessica, gave birth to their first child, a baby boy, on Friday, June 29 in New York City.

The "" actor and his wife named their son Noah Rev Maurer. The baby weighed in at 9 lbs., 4 oz. at time of birth, the star's representative confirmed to PEOPLE.

Josh tied the knot with Jessica around two months after announcing their engagement. He popped the question after having a scary encounter with a mountain lion while filming a movie in Big Sur, California. "I decided at that moment that this woman was the woman for me," he gushed.

Before dating Jessica, Josh was romantically linked to high-profile actresses such as , and .

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