Shanola Hampton Welcomes a Baby Boy
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Shanola Hampton welcomed baby Daren O.C. Dukes Monday, May 9th in Los Angeles, People confirmed.

Affectionately called “Doc,” her son is named after his father Daren Dukes, husband to Hampton for 16 years.

And then God gave me my son…

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The Shameless actress had confirmed her pregnancy back in December, sharing the announcement on Instagram.

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“One and one, now we’re done,” Hampton told People. Doc is the final member of the family, joining his 2-year-old sister Cai MyAnna.

Congratulations to Hampton and Dukes!

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