Marcus Mumford and Carey Mulligan welcome their first child

Carey Mulligan and Marcus Mumford. (Greatstock/Splash)
Carey Mulligan and Marcus Mumford. (Greatstock/Splash)

Cape Town - Carey Mulligan and Marcus Mumford have welcomed their first child together.

A source exclusively confirmed to E! News Carey gave birth to "happy healthy baby".

The source said: "Carey has given birth to a healthy and happy baby, she is just enjoying this time with her family and close friends."

The 30-year-old actress appeared on the red carpet on Wednesday, at the British Film Institute's London Film Festival for the first time since giving birth and looked amazing.

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Her famously private husband – who she secretly married in 2012 – and his grammy winning band, Mumford & Sons are set to tour South Africa in 2016.

The Little Lion Man hitmakers will be perform three shows in Cape Town, one show in Durban and finish off with two shows in Pretoria.

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