Jeff Goldblum welcomes first child

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The Fourth of July now has even more meaning for Jeff Goldblum.

The 62-year-old actor, who will reprise his role as David Levinson in 2016's Independence Day: Resurgence, welcomed a son with wife Emilie Livingston on, appropriately, Saturday, the Fourth of July. The baby boy's name is Charlie Ocean Goldblum, and this is Goldblum's first child.

Goldblum, also known for his roles in Jurassic Park and Mortdecai, made the announcement on Facebook on Tuesday, posting a photo of the happy couple with their bundle of joy. "We're so excited to share the wonderful news of the birth of our son, Charlie Ocean Goldblum, born on the 4th of July. Independence Day," he wrote.

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EXCLUSIVE - Liam Hemsworth and Jeff Goldblum seen at the "Independence Day Resurgence" Global Production Event on Monday, June 22, 2015, in Albuquerque, New Mexico. (Photo by Eric Charbonneau/Invision for Twentieth Century Fox/AP Images)
Jeff Goldblum and wife Emilie Livingston arrive at LA Premiere Of "Me And Earl and The Dying Girl" Red Carpet at Harmony Gold Theater on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Rob Latour/Invision/AP)
Emelie Livingston, left, and Jeff Goldblum arrive at the 2015 Vanity Fair Oscar Party on Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)
Emilie Livingston and Jeff Goldblum attend the Bloomberg Vanity Fair White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) dinner afterparty in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Saturday, May 3, 2014. The WHCA, celebrating its 100th anniversary, raises money for scholarships and honors the recipients of the organization's journalism awards. Photographer: Pete Marovich/Bloomberg via Getty Images
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 03: Emilie Livingston and Jeff Goldblum attend the 100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton on May 3, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Kris Connor/FilmMagic)
1997 Scenes From The New Movie 'The Lost World: Jurassic Park' The Sequel To 'Jurassic Park' (Photo By Getty Images)
"Jurassic Park" co-stars Jeff Goldblum and Laura Dern appear at the premiere of the Steven Spielberg-directed dinosaur thriller in Washington, June 9, 1993. The opening was a benefit for the children's defense fund. (AP Photo/Joe Marquette)
Actress Laura Dern, with fellow actor Jeff Goldblum at the world premiere of their new movie, "Jurassic Park," in Washington, D.C., June 9, 1993. (AP Photo/Joe Marquette)
Julianne Moore and Jeff Goldblum holding on for life in a scene from the film 'The Lost World: Jurassic Park', 1997. (Photo by Universal Pictures/Getty Images)
Actor Jeff Goldblum at Toy Fair to promote merchandise from his film Jurassic Park. (Photo by Marion Curtis/DMI/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
1997 Scenes From The New Movie 'The Lost World: Jurassic Park' The Sequel To 'Jurassic Park' (Photo By Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 03: Emilie Livingston and actor Jeff Goldblum attend the 100th Annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton on May 3, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 03: Emilie Livingston (L) and Jeff Goldblum attend the Bloomberg & Vanity Fair cocktail reception following the 2014 WHCA Dinner at Villa Firenze on May 3, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/VF14/WireImage)
BEVERLY HILLS, CA - MARCH 05: Jeff Goldblum (R) an Emilie Livingston arrive at the 2nd annual an Evening of Environmental Excellence Gala held at a private residence on March 5, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 23: Jeff Goldblum and Emilie Livingston attend the 2012 Old Vic New York Gala at Gotham Hall on January 23, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Eugene Gologursky/WireImage)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JANUARY 07: Jeff Goldblum and Emilie Livingston attend the 2012 Palm Springs Film Festival Awards Gala at Palm Springs Convention Center on January 7, 2012 in Palm Springs, California. (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 09: Jeff Goldblum (R) and Emilie Livingston attend the VIP backstage dinner ahead of this year’s Old Vic 24 Hour Musicals Celebrity Gala at The Old Vic Theatre on December 9, 2012 in London, England. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images for The Old Vic)
WASHINGTON, DC - MAY 02: Jeff Goldblum (R) and Emilie Livingston attend the PEOPLE/TIME WHCD cocktail party at St Regis Hotel - Astor Terrace on May 2, 2014 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for TIME)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - DECEMBER 16: Jeff Goldblum (L) and Emilie Livingston attend the British Comedy Awards at Fountain Studios on December 16, 2011 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart Wilson/Getty Images)
From left, Emilie Livingston and actor Jeff Goldblum give the cast a thumbs up backstage after the opening night performance of "November" at the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2012, in Los Angeles, Calif. (Photo by Ryan Miller/Invision/AP)
From left, Actor Jeff Goldblum and Emilie Livingston pose during the arrivals for the opening night performance of "November" at the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum on Sunday, Sept. 7, 2012, in Los Angeles, Calif. (Photo by Ryan Miller/Invision/AP)
PALM SPRINGS, CA - JAN 7: Jeff Goldblum; Emilie Livingston at the 23rd Palm Springs International Film Festival Awards Gala at the Palm Springs Convention Center on January 7, 2012 in Palm Springs, CA
Hollywood, California, U.S. 5th March, 2013. Emilie Livingston and Jeff Goldblum during the 2nd Annual An Evening of Environmental Excellence held by the UCLA Institute of The Environment and Sustainability, held at the home of Jeanne and Anthony Pritzker, on March 5, 2013, in Beverly Hills, California.(Credit Image: © Michael Germana/Globe Photos/ZUMAPRESS.com)
Washington, DC, USA. 3rd May, 2014. Actor JEFF GOLDBLUM and EMILIE LIVINGSTON arriving at the 100th annual White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton. © Tina Fultz/ZUMAPRESS.com/Alamy Live News
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Goldblum and Livingston wed in November 2014 at the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles. This is Goldblum's third marriage, following previous trips to the altar with his Silverado co-star Patricia Gaul and actress Geena Davis, with whom he appeared in three films, including 1986's The Fly.

The Facebook post can be seen below.

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We're so excited to share the wonderful news of the birth of our son, Charlie Ocean Goldblum, born on the 4th of July. Independence Day.

Posted by Jeff Goldblum on Tuesday, July 7, 2015

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