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It's a girl for Kerry Washington and husband

Saturday - 5/3/2014, 9:54pm  ET

FILE - This Jan. 12, 2014 file photo shows actress Kerry Washington at the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills, Calif. A birth certificate released Friday May 2, 2014, shows that Washington gave birth to daughter Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha with husband Nnamdi Asomugha, a retired NFL cornerback, on April 21 in Los Angeles. Washington married Asomugha in Hailey, Idaho last June. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- It's a girl for Kerry Washington and retired NFL player Nnamdi Asomugha (NAHM'-dee AH'-suhm-wah).

A birth certificate released Friday shows the couple's daughter Isabelle Amarachi Asomugha was born around 5 p.m. on April 21 in Los Angeles. The parents haven't announced the baby publicly. Washington's publicist Amanda Silverman said no statement was available.

Washington is the Emmy-nominated star of the ABC series "Scandal." The show's third season was cut short after the 37-year-old actress became pregnant.

Asomugha, a former cornerback with the Oakland Raiders, Philadelphia Eagles and San Francisco 49ers, announced his retirement last year.

The birth was first reported Friday by celebrity website TMZ.

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