The Mindy Project star Ike Barinholtz had a Father's Day (16Jun13) to remember - he announced he has become a first-time dad.

The actor's wife Erica Hanson recently gave birth to a baby girl, their first child together.

Barinholtz has not released any further details about when the tot was born or her name, but revealed he has already found parenting to be a messy role.

Taking to his page on Sunday - Father's Day - he writes, "My new daughter spitting up on me is my first father's day gift and my favorite present ever."

The tweet accompanied a picture of his stained T-shirt.