“The Big C” star, 49, and husband Marc Schauer welcomed a baby boy on January 8, her rep confirmed to People.com.
Son Bennett Armistead Schauer is the first child for Linney and Schauer, a real estate agent. “Mother and baby are happy and healthy,” the rep said.
The couple became engaged in 2007 and were married in May 2009.
Linney is a three-time Oscar nominee, as a Best Actress in "The Savages" and "You Can Count on Me" and Supporting Actress for "Kinsey."
Actress Laura Linney is a new mom, and no one even knew she was pregnant!