Jackson and his girlfriend Sheila are first-time parents! Find out what they’ve named their new bundle of joy!
“Thank you ALL for the love & support! Sheila & I couldn’t be happier to have such a beautiful, healthy baby boy, Monroe Jackson Rathbone VI,” he tweeted on July 5.
Us Weekly reports that baby Monroe was born at 9:43 a.m. and weighed 8 pounds, 11 ounces at birth.
“One of the greatest things I could expect to be in life is a father,” he told Us Weekly in February. “I’m very excited!”
Jackson is best known as Jasper Hale in the Twilight saga. He met his burlesque dancer girlfriend, 24, during a tour stop with his band 100 Monkeys.
Congrats to the family!
– Lorraine Chow
More Jackson news:
- ‘Twilight’ Actor Jackson Rathbone Is Going To Be A Dad — Congrats
- What Kristen Stewart Is Like As A Vampire In ‘Breaking Dawn Part 2′
- Jackson Rathbone: I Would Love To Do More ‘Twilight’ Movies