Actor Jude Law is a father again after model Samantha Burke gave birth to a daughter on Tuesday night.

People reports that Law confirmed less that two months ago that he was set to become a father again with Burke whom be briefly dated.

A representative for Ms Burke said "Samantha Burke is overwhelmed with joy at the arrival of her beautiful and healthy baby girl, Sophia. The baby and mom are doing wonderful."

36-year-old Law already has three children with his former wife, British actress Sadie Frost. He is currently appearing in a production of Hamlet.