updated 05/23/2011 AT 11:00 AM ET
•originally published 05/23/2011 AT 12:35 PM ET
It’s a girl for David Schwimmer!
The actor-director’s wife, photographer Zoe Buckman, delivered their daughter Cleo Buckman Schwimmer on Sunday, May 8 in New York, his rep tells PEOPLE exclusively.
Schwimmer, 44, wed the London-born Buckman, 25, last June after dating since 2007.
Speaking to PEOPLE in 2006 about his desire to start a family, the former Friends star said he was eager to be a dad – in due time.