Actor Kevin Connolly, most notably known for portraying the role of Eric Murphy on the series Entourage, has welcomed his first child with his partner, Colombian actress Zulay Henao. Zulay first announced the birth on her Instagram stories, sharing that her newborn weighed 6 lbs, 14 oz at birth. The actress also praised her body for creating life, writing, “The human body is a masterpiece beyond our wildest imagination. … Thank you to all my mom friends who have reached out with the TMI info people don’t tell you about. I love you.”
Kevin shared the news to his Instagram feed on his newborn’s one-week birthday. It’s a girl! The Chick Fight star also announced his daughter’s name: Kennedy Cruz Connolly.
The couple spoke with People about the birth of their daughter. Zulay shared that Kennedy’s birth was “long & painful but it’s the best thing I’ve ever done.” Kevin added, “She’s really sweet and patient so far, not too much crying, just really curious about her surroundings.” The actress continued, “I just watch in awe. She also has a huge appetite like her momma.”
Congratulations to Kevin and Zulay on the arrival of their baby girl! We wish them all the best as they welcome Kennedy and embrace life as a family of three.
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