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Constantine Maroulis Is First-Time Dad to Baby Girl

December 27, 2010 (3:27 am) GMT
'Angel and I are thrilled to welcome our perfect baby girl into the world,' Constantine Maroulis says of his newborn baby named Malena James.
Constantine Maroulis

"" star Constantine Maroulis celebrated Christmas as a first-time father after welcoming a baby girl on Thursday, December 23. The former "" singer's girlfriend, his musical co-star Angel Reed, gave birth to Malena James who weighed in at six pounds, 11 ounces.

Maroulis, 35, tells People.com, "Sometimes Christmas comes early and we're so lucky to get the greatest gift a few days early. Angel and I are thrilled to welcome our perfect baby girl into the world... Mum and baby are healthy and I couldn't be more excited to ring in 2011 this way."

The couple met on the Broadway show last year.

When preparing for his fatherhood last July, he said, "just living every day right now, trying to do good work and provide for family long term - so I'm looking forward to the road ahead, definitely."

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