Major congratulations are in order as a little new Sharkboy, or shall we have Lavaboy is here. Taylor Dooley, 23-year-old star of the beloved The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl, has welcomed her first child. The actress and her husband Justin Cassotta are now the proud parents to little Jack. She took to Instagram to share the big news, along with this heartwarming first photo featuring her precious baby boy.

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"As if we don't already have enough to be sooo beyond thankful for…our little baby boy decided it was his time to come yesterday and we couldn't be more in love with him. He is such a little blessing and I couldn't be more excited to be his mommy ??? 11•23•16 Jack Alexander Cassotta. Born at 7:03pm after 5 hours of labor at 6lbs 5 oz and 18.7 in long," she wrote in the caption.

Looks like Jack wanted to make his debut into the world right before Thanksgiving! And two of Taylor's closet friends, Ryan Newman and her Sharkboy and Lavagirl co-star Taylor Lautner's younger sister Makena, were right there to meet the little cutie. He's obviously going to be so spoiled by his aunts!

Check out the gallery below to see more pics of baby Jack and don't forget to leave Taylor some warm wishes in the comments section below!

This post was written by Jennifer Maldonado. For more news about music, movies, and more, check out our sister site, M magazine.

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