Celebrity News January 04, 2010
Matthew McConaughey Welcomes Baby Girl
Matthew McConaughey is a dad again!
McConaughey, 40, and girlfriend Camila Alves, 27, welcomed their first daughter, Vida Alves McConaughey, on Sunday. The actor and Alves are already parents to Levi, 1.
Matthew confirmed the happy news on his website, writing, "Happy New Year everybody!!! On Sunday, Jan. 3rd at 12:13am, Camila gave birth to a healthy 7lb. 7oz. baby girl named 'Vida Alves McConaughey.'"
McConaughey explains his daughter's name -- and confirms that mother and baby are doing well. "Vida is Portuguese for "life" and that's what God gave us this morning... Camila's recovering wonderfully and we are both truly honored to welcome this little lady into our family... thanks for all your well wishes and prayers along the way. another blessed day. we give thanks. just keep livin, Matthew and Camila."