Linda Cardellini from 'Freaks and Geeks' welcomes baby on Leap Day
Linda Cardellini of "Freaks and Geeks" and "ER" fame welcomed her first child, a baby girl, with boyfriend Steve Rodriguez on Wednesday, February 29, aka Leap Day.
The 36-year-old actress and her boyfriend named their daughter Lilah-Rose, her spokesperson confirmed to OnTheRedCarpet.com, following a report by People magazine on Tuesday.
Cardellini rose to fame playing rebellious teenager Lindsay Weir on the short-lived teen comedy series "Freaks and Geeks," which aired for one season in 1999 and also starred James Franco, Jason Segel, Seth Rogen and Busy Phillips.
Cardellini also played Lauren on the teen series "Boy Meets World" in 1998, Velma in the "Scooby-Doo" movies and Nurse Samantha Taggart on the medical drama series "ER" between 2003 and 2009. Last year, she appeared on an episode of the new CBS drama series "Person of Interest" and co-starred with Michael Shannon in the movie "Return."