Kelsey Grammer welcomes daughter

Los Angeles: Actor Kelsey Grammer and wife Kayte have become proud parents of a girl.

The `Boss` star`s wife Kayte delivered a daughter at 1 a.m. Friday, reports The couple have named her Faith Evangeline Elisa Grammer.

"We are thrilled. Mother and child are in excellent health," they said in a statement.

The couple had earlier announced that Kayte was expecting twins. However, they have now revealed that they lost their son shortly thereafter.

"We were ecstatic earlier this year, when we announced that Kayte was carrying twins. Tragically we lost the little boy shortly thereafter," the couple said.

"This was not something we cared to make known publicly at the time. It was unspeakably painful and we know that people will understand our desire to keep the news private then, as we know they will respect our privacy in this matter now," they added.

Kelsey married Kayte in February 2011.