Bryce Dallas Howard Welcomes Daughter Beatrice 29455

The actress Bryce Dallas Howard, who is also the daughter of actor, producer, and director Ron Howard, gave birth to Beatrice Jean Howard-Gabel, her second child with husband Seth Gabel.  The couple's son, Theo, is 4 years old.

US Magazine reports that the proud grandfather shared the news of his granddaughter's arrival via Twitter, saying, "Beatrice Jean Howard-Gabel. Born Jan 19 2012 8lbs 6oz. Bryce & Baby B are spectacular. Daddy Seth & brother Theo are beaming ear to ear :-)"

According to the magazine, the actress suffered from postpartum depression after the birth of her son, writing on Gwyneth Paltrow's blog GOOP, "Do I wish I had never endured postpartum depression? Absolutely.  I...feel deep gratitude for those who stood by me, for the lesson that we must never be afraid to ask for help."

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