As he posted a heartwarming new photo of the tot, Marcel Somerville announced that his newborn son is named Roman.
The Love Island actor, 35, and his fiancée, Rebecca Vieira, announced that in the early hours of Sunday they had adopted their first child together when they took them to Instagram.
Sharing a photo of his son holding his finger, Marcel said Roman is ‘the most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen’.
He wrote: ‘Roman Somerville Born 30/01/21 @ 23:37 My Heart!!! Pregnancy is a journey and this past 9 and a bit months have been totally worth it!
‘He’s literally the most beautiful thing I’ve ever seen… Soooo Handsome. I can’t wait for you all to meet him.
‘@RebeccaVieirax is literally my idol she has spent the last 2 days in labour and I don’t know where she got the strength from as I’m running on fumes but she did it and I could not be prouder of my future wife. I adore you mama!
‘Absolutely adore every single ounce of you! ♥️ your my Wonder Woman! We did it mama and he’s everything we could have wished for. \
Thank you for carrying him and bringing him into the world! Im so emotional right now but this has blown my mind. This Little Boy Is Everything.’
New mother Rebecca also shared a similar photo of Roman and told how she had been in labour for two days.
She wrote: ‘Roman Somerville 30.01.21 – 23:27pm – I literally cannot believe how beautiful my son is I can’t stop staring at him.
‘The love you feel is out of this world, i was in labour for 2 days and it was the most painful experience but so worth it I couldn’t believe my eyes when he was put on my chest.. can’t wait to share and show you my birth experience, @marcel_rockyb was amazing throughout although sometimes he looked so scared.. Roman I needed you.’