Brandon Routh & Courtney Ford Welcome Baby No. 1: Leo James

It’s a baby boy for Brandon Routh and his wife Courtney Ford!

The proud parents welcomed their first child together – a son named Leo James – on Friday (August 10), a rep confirms to PEOPLE.

Baby Leo weighed 8 lbs. and measured 20½ inches.

“We’re in awe … we can’t take our eyes off him!” the excited couple gushes, Brandon adding his that wife is a “rockstar.”

Courtney is best known for her roles on True Blood, Dexter and Parenthood.

Brandon’s new show titled Partners premieres Sept. 24th on CBS.

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