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Laura Linney welcomes baby boy at 49

Actress Laura Linney has become a first-time mother at the age of 49.

The Truman Show star, who kept the news of her pregnancy a secret, gave birth to a baby boy on 8 January (14), her representative has confirmed to People.com.

Linney and her husband Marc Schauer named the tot Bennett Armistead Schauer.

The couple wed in 2009.