By peoplestaff225
Updated April 23, 2008 04:53 PM

Actress Terri J. Vaughn, 38, and her husband, Karon Riley of the AFL, welcomed their first child together, Kal'El Joseph Riley, at 6:05 pm on Monday, April 21st in Los Angeles, CA. He was about 2 ½ weeks early and weighed in at 7 lbs, 6 oz, and 19.5 inches long. Terri was in labor for six hours. She shared,

Karon added,

Kal'El joins big brother Daylen Ali Carolina, 6 ½, from Terri's previous marriage, who was quite excited to meet the new arrival. Terri laughed,

The pregnancy and sex of the baby were announced in January, the same month the couple eloped. Terri's due date had been May 2nd.

Source: Essence