New parents Eva Mendes and Ryan Gosling have confirmed the arrival of their baby girl by filing her birth certificate in California.

The famously private stars have yet to comment on reports suggesting they welcomed their first child together on 12 September (14), but official registration documents filed on Thursday (09Oct14), and obtained by, reveal the tot was born at Providence Saint John's Health Center in Santa Monica, Los Angeles.

They have named their little girl Esmeralda Amada Gosling, seemingly taking inspiration for her middle name from the sexy character Mendes portrayed in 2007 crime drama We Own the Night.

The actors began dating in 2011 after shooting crime drama The Place Beyond the Pines together.