Emily Deschanel welcomes a son

Actors Emily Deschanel and David Hornsby arrive at the 25th Anniversary Genesis Awards hosted by the Humane Society of the United States on March 19, 2011, in Los Angeles. Jason Merritt/Getty Images

Emily Deschanel and David Hornsby arrive at the 25th Anniversary Genesis Awards on March 19, 2011, in Los Angeles.
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(CBS) It's a boy for "Bones" actress Emily Deschanel.

She and husband David Hornsby welcomed son Henry on Wednesday, her rep confirmed to Us Weekly.

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It's the first child for Deschanel, 34, and the "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" actor, who will appear next in the new CBS sitcom "How to be a Gentleman."

She and Hornsby married in 2010. The actress maintained a vegan diet throughout her pregnancy, according to reports.

Henry's arrival also means that Deschanel's younger sister, "New Girl" star Zooey Deschanel, has a nephew.

Back when the couple announced the pregnancy in March, Zooey tweeted: "My big sister, Emily (aka bones) Deschanel and her husby, David Hornsby, are going to have a baby! I am super excited to be an aunt!"

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