Natalie Portman welcomes daughter named Amalia

Los Angeles, March 4 (IANS) Actress Natalie Portman and her husband Benjamin Millepied have welcomed a daughter.

The Oscar-winning actress, 35, gave birth to a girl named Amalia on February 22, her representative told

The statement read: "Natalie Portman and her husband Benjamin Millepied welcomed a baby girl, Amalia Millepied, on February 22. Mother and baby are happy and healthy."

Portman and French choreographer Millepied, 39, are already parents to son Aleph. They were married in 2012.

The star made her baby bump debut in September at the Venice Film Festival while promoting her movies "Planetarium" and "Jackie". 

Although she attended the Golden Globes and Screen Actors Guild Awards while expecting, Portman skipped the Oscars ceremony on Sunday due to her delivery.