Newest 'Friend': Baby Girl LeBlanc

updated 02/13/2004 at 01:00 AM EST

originally published 02/13/2004 11:00AM

"Friends" star Matt LeBlanc, 36, and wife Melissa welcomed baby girl Marina LeBlanc on Feb. 8 in L.A., PEOPLE reports. Both mom and Marina -- at 7 lbs. 1 oz. and 19 in. long -- are doing fine.

(Click here to see a closeup of Marina.)

This is the first child for the couple, who married last May 3 in Hawaii amid family and his "Friends" costars after a five-year engagement. Former model Melissa, who recently changed her name from McKnight, has two older children from a previous marriage (Tyler, 13, and Jacquelyn, 9). LeBlanc is close to the kids. As a friend of the couple's tells PEOPLE, "He's like a big kid himself, so they have a great time together."

The birth of Marina is the first "Friends" spinoff since the cast taped their last episode of the series in January. After a 10-year run the NBC series will come to an end in May, but LeBlanc will continue playing his character on a new show, "Joey."

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