Bryce Dallas Howard & Husband Welcome Baby No. 2: Beatrice Jean!

It’s a girl for actress Bryce Dallas Howard and her husband Seth Gabel.

The happy news comes courtesy of grandpa Ron Howard, who Tweeted last night, “Beatrice Jean Howard-Gabel. Born Jan 19 2012 8lbs 6oz. Bryce & Baby B are spectacular. Daddy Seth & brother Theo are beaming ear to ear :-)”

“Beatrice’s arrival is hugely exciting for our family Thanks for all the kind tweets folks,” Bryce’s proud papa later added.

Baby Beatrice joins big brother Theo, who turns 5 next month.

Though Bryce and her husband knew the gender of the baby on the way, they kept the big news to themselves until the very end: “We do know – we didn’t know for a while. We just found out recently,” she revealed in September. “At this point [we’re telling] just family.”

Congratulations to them on their new arrival!

Filed under: Births,Bryce Dallas Howard

Photo credit: Bauer Griffin

  • Anonymous

    Theo and Beatrice? How divine. Beatrice Jean is so lovely.

  • Arabella

    Beatrice Jean is a lovely name.

  • Anonymous

    Classy name. Can’t wait to see her!

  • ZaraB

    Stunning name – perfect with Theodore!

  • Anon

    Oh that is so cute! A shout out to Aunt B!

  • Rosy

    Gorgeous name. I can’t imagine how big and uncomfy Bryce must have been towards the end, I was sure she was due right around the featured picture…obviously not 😉

  • Whatever

    such an old fashioned name, ew

  • Nicky

    Absolutely love Beatrice Jean so classic!

  • Janna

    She reminds me so much of her father. Here’s wishing their expanded family all the best!

  • Sophia

    Beatrice Jean…. what a sweet, sweet name! Gorgeous with Theo too. Congratulations to Bryce, Seth and big brother Theo 🙂

  • Matt

    my Grandmothers name was Beatrice Jean- born 1/2/3

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