Actor Rob Schneider is a dad for the second time.
Schneider — best known for his roles in numerous comedy films including, Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, The Hot Chick, and Grown Ups — and his wife Patricia Azarcoya Arce welcomed a beautiful baby daughter into the world on Friday, November 16. The child, named Miranda Scarlett, was the first for the couple.
Prior to the baby’s birth, Schneider was his usual self, posting cracks on Twitter right up till the delivery.
He tweeted Friday:
“Thank 2 all of you for your good thoughts and well wishes! But I wish this hospital had a bar in it! Where’s the medical marijuana for dad.”
Finally, announcing the news of his daughter’s birth, the 49-year-old actor tweeted Saturday.
“Miranda Schneider!!! Born 8:59 pm! Mommy and Baby happy and healthy! Gracias por sus buenos deseos!”
According to People magazine, Miranda weighed in at 5 pounds, 13 ounces and was 18 inches long at birth.
On Sunday, November 18, Rob tweeted:
“Anybody can be a father. But it takes a special person to be a Dad. And it takes an even more special person to be a pimp!”
The Deuce Bigalow actor and his wife, a television producer, married in a private Beverly Hills ceremony in April 2011. Schneider is also father to daughter Elle, 23, from his marriage to London King.
In addition to taking care of his new bundle of joy, Rob Schneider will be busy working on a few upcoming movies. He is set to star as a psychologist in InAPPpropriate Comedy and Ray in Life Outside. He will also provide the voice of Norm in the animated film Norm of the North.