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Eva Longoria gives birth to first child, a son

Last Updated Jun 20, 2018 at 3:00 pm EST

FILE - In this March 6, 2018 file photo, actress-producer Eva Longoria poses for a portrait in Los Angeles. Longoria and her husband Jose "Pepe" Baston welcomed Santiago Enrique Baston into the world on Tuesday, June 19. They said they are so grateful "for this beautiful blessing." (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Eva Longoria is a mom.

The actress and husband Jose “Pepe” Baston welcomed Santiago Enrique Baston into the world on Tuesday. They say they are so grateful “for this beautiful blessing.”

The couple shared the child’s first picture with the magazine Hola! USA . The baby, wearing a hospital cap, is shown resting on his mother’s chest. Longoria’s representatives confirmed the birth Wednesday.

During her pregnancy, the 43-year-old Longoria supported the Time’s Up movement and received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. She also attended the premier of her movie “Overboard.”

Her husband has three children from a previous marriage.