Actress Jordana Brewster and her husband Andrew Form have welcomed their first child, a baby boy.

A spokesperson for the Dallas star and her producer husband said they are "excited" to have welcomed their son via a surrogate, E! Online reports.

Their publicist added: "The parents are overjoyed."

The couple have named their son Julian Brewster-Form.

This is the first child for Brewster and Form, who married in 2007 having met on the set of The Texas Chainsaw Massacre: The Beginning.

Brewster currently stars in TNT's Dallas as Elena Ramos, and is also known for her work in the Fast and Furious franchise as Mia.