Natalie Portman welcomes 2nd child, a daughter named Amalia

Actress Natalie Portman has given birth to her second baby. Photo / Getty
Actress Natalie Portman has given birth to her second baby. Photo / Getty

Natalie Portman has given birth to a healthy baby girl.

A representative for the Oscar-winning actress said Friday that Portman and husband, Benjamin Millepied, welcomed daughter Amalia on Feb. 22.

Choreographer Benjamin Millepied and actor Natalie Portman attend The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 29, 2017. Photo / Getty
Choreographer Benjamin Millepied and actor Natalie Portman attend The 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards at The Shrine Auditorium on January 29, 2017. Photo / Getty

This is the second child for Portman and Millepied, who wed in 2012. Their son, Aleph, is 5.

Portman, 35, was celebrated during Hollywood's recent awards season for her starring role in Jackie.

She was nominated for best actress at Sunday's Academy Awards, but she did not attend the ceremony.

Actress Natalie Portman (R) and choreographer Benjamin Millepied. Photo / Getty
Actress Natalie Portman (R) and choreographer Benjamin Millepied. Photo / Getty

Millepied, 39, is a dancer and choreographer who worked on the film Black Swan.

He is the founder and director of L.A. Dance Project, a contemporary dance company that works with emerging and established artists.

Natalie Portman is seen with her mom Shelley Stevens and her dog Whiz on February 15, 2017 in Los Angeles. Photo / Getty
Natalie Portman is seen with her mom Shelley Stevens and her dog Whiz on February 15, 2017 in Los Angeles. Photo / Getty

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