(NEW YORK) -- Robert De Niro now has a great reason to ring in 2012.
The New Year's Eve actor, 68, and his wife Grace Hightower, 56, welcomed a baby girl on Dec. 23, People reported. Their daughter, Helen Grace, was born via a surrogate.
This is the second child for the couple, who already has a son, Elliot, 13. De Niro has six other children.
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