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Congratulations are in order for former “” and “” actress and husband , who welcomed their first child, Griffin King Cardona, on Thursday, December 27, 2012. “He is so sweet and yummy, and I’m so in love!” said King in a posting on Facebook. The newborn baby boy was born at 12:29 PM PT and weighed in at 8lbs 1oz, the actress told Soap Opera Network exclusively.

Last summer, King and Cardona celebrated the premiere of their online fan film “ Rising,” which was based on the comic book series “Y: The Last Man” that produced only 60 issues in the span of nearly five years (September 2002 to March 2008).