Lucy Liu got a very special delivery from the stork this week: a beautiful baby boy, whom she welcomed via surrogate.
PHOTOS: Celeb babies of the year "I can confirm that Lucy Liu is the proud mother of Rockwell Lloyd Liu, brought into the world via gestational carrier," a rep for the PHOTOS: Celeb baby announcements Indeed, Liu took to Instagram to share her joy with the world on Thursday, Aug.
" Lucy says that she is not only the one raising her child right now.
Her friends and family are playing a major role in bringing her 2-year-old kid.
Liu joins others celebrities, including Jimmy Fallon and his wife Nancy, Sarah Jessica Parker and husband Matthew Broderick, and actress Nicole Kidman and husband Keith Urban, who have all used surrogates to carry their children.
A gestational carrier (or gestational surrogate) is a woman who carries a child for another couple, but the carrier not the biological mother of the child, according to the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM).
The beautiful and hot Lucy Liu is also a voice actress, director, singer, producer and an artist.
(Couples who turn to a surrogate for carrying a pregnancy may use their own eggs and sperm, or donor cells.) The use of a gestational carrier in fertility treatment is still not very common. Tomer Singer, a reproductive endocrinologist at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, estimates that about 5 percent of the couples he sees with fertility problems use a gestational carrier.27, posting a sweet black-and-white photo of herself holding her newborn son."Introducing the new little man in my life, my son Rockwell Lloyd Liu," she captioned the photo. " PHOTOS: Celeb moms' cutest social media pics This is the star's first child.She's generally very private about her personal life, but has been linked in the past to Noam Gottesman, Zach Helm, and Will Mc Cormack.Sign up now for the Us Weekly newsletter to get breaking celebrity news, hot pics, and more delivered straight to your inbox!