Actor Eric Ladin is celebrating after becoming a first-time father in time for Christmas (12).
The Killing star and his fashion designer/stylist partner Katy welcomed a little boy named Maxfield David Ladin on Friday (21Dec12) in Los Angeles.
Ladin tells People.com, "Wow! The last 24 hours have been the best of my life. Forever changed, I am now a father."
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