Los Angeles, Jan 26 (Agencies):Hollywood stars Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem welcomed their first child on Tuesday.

Reportedly the couple has not yet disclosed the child's gender or name.

The news was revealed by a Spanish daily, which reported that the baby was born in Los Angeles at the world-renowned Cedars Sinai hospital.

The 36-year-old actress married fellow Spaniard and Oscar winner Bardem, 41, at a low-key ceremony in the Caribbean in July last year.

The pair started dating in 2007 after starring together in the Woody Allen movie 'Vicky Cristina Barcelona'.

They have known one another for 16 years after meeting on the set of Penelope's 1992 debut film, the Spanish comedy drama 'Jamon Jamon'.