"The Danish Girl" star Eddie Redmayne and his wife, Hannah...

"The Danish Girl" star Eddie Redmayne and his wife, Hannah Bagshawe, announced the birth of their daughter on Father's Day, Sunday, June 19, 2016. Here, the couple attends the 88th annual Academy Awards at Hollywood & Highland Center in Hollywood, California, on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016. Credit: AP/ Dan Steinberg

Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne and his wife of a year and a half, publicist Hannah Bagshawe, have welcomed their first child. 

According to a birth announcement Saturday in The Times of London, the couple’s daughter Iris Mary was born Wednesday. 

British star Redmayne, 34 — who won the best actor Academy Award for playing Stephen Hawking in “The Theory of Everything” (2014), and earned a second nomination for his role as historical figure Lili Elbe, one of the first known transgender women, in “The Danish Girl” (2015) — became engaged in summer 2014 after dating for two years.

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