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PHOTO: Bravo's Andy Cohen Welcomes First Child

February 5, 2019

By Erin Thibeau

Andy Cohen is a dad for the first time!

The "Watch What Happens Live" host and executive producer of the "Real Housewives" series shared a photo on Instagram of his baby son, delivered via surrogate.

"WOW! This is my son, Benjamin Allen Cohen," he wrote in the caption. "He is 9 lbs 2 ounces !! 20 inches !! Born at 6:35 pm, PT He is named after my grandfather Ben Allen. I’m in love. And speechless. And eternally grateful to an incredible surrogate. And I’m a dad. Wow."

WOW! This is my son, Benjamin Allen Cohen. He is 9 lbs 2 ounces !! 20 inches !! Born at 6:35 pm, PT He is named after my grandfather Ben Allen. I’m in love. And speechless. And eternally grateful to an incredible surrogate. And I’m a dad. Wow. ♥️--

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Back in December, Cohen announced on "Watch What Happens Live" he was expecting a child "after many years of careful deliberation, a fair amount of prayers and the benefit of science."

Celebrities like Heidi Klum, P!nk, Billy Eichner, Naomi Campbell and more offered their congratulations on social media. Click through the arrows in the post below to see:

Andy got a baby, we got carpal tunnel. We are all beaming for you, @bravoandy. #CommentsByCelebs

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Congratulations to the new dad!

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