Rob Schneider has become a father for the second time.

The 'Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigalo' actor's wife Patricia Azarcoya Arce gave birth to their daughter Miranda Scarlett on Friday (16.11.12) and the 49-year-old star kept fans updated on his spouse as her labour progressed.

He tweeted: ''Baby is COMING NOW! 19th hour of labor! Wife is doing great! WOW!!!

''Thank 2 all of you for your good thoughts and well wishes! But I wish this hospital had a bar in it! Where's the medical marijuana for dad (sic)''

Almost four hours later, he returned to twitter to announce his daughter had been born.

He tweeted: ''Miranda Schneider!!! Born 8:59 pm! Mommy and Baby happy and healthy! Gracias por sus buenos deseos.

''Anybody can be a father. But it takes a special person to be a Dad. And it takes an even more special person to be a pimp! (sic)''

According to People, Miranda weighed in at 5 lbs., 13 oz. and measured 18 inches long.

Rob - who has 23-year-old daughter Elle from his marriage to London King - married TV producer Patricia in April 2011.