October 2, 2022
Christina Ricci and Mark Hampton

Christina Ricci and husband Mark Hampton welcome first baby together

Christina Ricci is formally a mother of two!

The Yellowjackets actress, 41, and husband Mark Hampton welcomed their first youngster together, daughter Cleopatra Ricci Hampton, on Wednesday, Hampton introduced on Instagram.

“My heart has exploded. @riccigrams and baby Cleo are doing fantastic, we’re all resting after such an eventful morning.. welcome to the world baby Cleopatra Ricci Hampton ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️” he captioned a photograph of the sleeping new child.

Christina Ricci and husband Mark Hampton welcome first baby together | Credit score: Broadimage/Shutterstock

Hampton additionally shared a couple of pictures from the hospital on his Instagram Story, together with a candy snap of Ricci’s first moments with their daughter.

“What a truly emotional morning, never cried as much,” he wrote.

Credit score: Mark Hampton/Instagram

In August, Ricci introduced her being pregnant information on Instagram alongside an ultrasound picture. “Life keeps getting better. 🎉,” she shared.

Hampton, whom she wed two months after the being pregnant announcement, additionally shared the ultrasound images on his page, equally captioning his announcement, “❤️🎉 Life Keeps getting better!!! 🎉❤️.”

Ricci can be mother to son Freddie, 7, whom she shares with ex James Heerdegen. She previously explained to PEOPLE that she’s a hands-on mother.

“Usually when I’m off, I’m with my son,” she stated final December. “When I’m not working, I try to be as full-time with him as I can be. Taking him to his play dates and nursery school.”

In 2016, Ricci stated “having a child changed everything” for her.  

“It’s made everything in my life actually important and matter. I now have to take things seriously, and I never did before,” she stated on the time, including, “I want to succeed for him. My choices matter more.”