Originally created 03/16/04

It's a girl for Charlie Sheen and Denise Richards



LOS ANGELES -- Charlie Sheen and his wife, Denise Richards, are co-starring in a new project - parenting.

Their daughter, Sam Sheen, was born in Los Angeles on March 9, Sheen's publicist, Biana Bianconi, said Monday. The baby weighed 7 pounds, 3 ounces.

"They're thrilled," Bianconi said. "Mother and daughter are doing great."

Sheen, 38, also has a 19-year-old daughter, Cassandra, from his first marriage.

Sheen and Richards, 33, were married in June 2002. They co-starred in 2003's "Scary Movie 3."

The couple met while shooting the film "Good Advice" in 2000. They began dating after Richards did guest spots on Sheen's former TV series, "Spin City."

He is starring in the CBS sitcom "Two and a Half Men."

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