Christina Applegate gives birth to daughter

Tue Feb 1, 2011 12:48pm EST
 
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "Samantha Who?" star and breast cancer survivor Christina Applegate is the mother of a baby girl, her spokeswoman said on Tuesday.

Applegate, 39, gave birth to daughter Sadie Grace LeNoble on January 27 in Los Angeles, said the actress' representative, Ame Van Iden.

"Mother and daughter are doing great," Van Iden said.

The comedic actress is engaged to musician Martyn LeNoble, and this is her first child.

Applegate was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2008 and had a double mastectomy, followed by reconstructive surgery.

She starred in the television comedy "Samantha Who?" from 2007 to 2009, and first gained fame as the ditsy daughter of Al Bundy in the hit sitcom "Married With Children."

(Reporting by Alex Dobuzinskis, Editing by Christine Kearney)