Michael Flatley is today celebrating the arrival of the patter of little feet.
The Riverdance star announced that his wife Niamh gave birth to a baby boy at Cork University Maternity Hospital.
"We are overjoyed," he said. "Both mum and baby are doing well. I cannot wait to get Niamh and our baby son home."
The couple applauded the care provided at the hospital by all the medical staff including Professor John Higgins.