It`s a boy for Hilary Duff

Updated: Mar 23, 2012, 14:00 PM IST

London: Singer-actress Hilary Duff has been blessed with a baby boy.

The star and her husband, retired ice hockey player Mike Comrie, welcomed their first child Tuesday, reports contactmusic.com. They have named him Luca Cruz Comrie.

"Welcome to the world Luca Cruz Comrie! Tuesday evening we became proud parents of a healthy seven pound six ounce beautiful boy," Duff tweeted and broke the news to fans.

"We are overjoyed and feel like the luckiest parents in the world. He is surrounded by so much love!! Mom and baby are both doing extremely well," she added.

Duff married Comrie in 2010.

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