LOOK: Mark Lapid, Tanya Garcia welcome baby girl

MANILA, Philippines – Former senatorial candidate Mark Lapid and his wife, actress Tanya Garcia, welcomed a baby girl – named Madeleine – on Monday, August 8.

Mark posted a photo of his newborn daughter.

"Thank you very much Lord for a successful operation of my wife and thank you for giving me another angel... Madeleine!!” he wrote.

Thank you very much Lord for a successful operation of my wife and thank you for giving me another angel.. madeleine!!#blessed #thankyoulord #madeleine A photo posted by Mark (@marklapid) on Aug 7, 2016 at 6:44pm PDT

 

Hours before Madeleine's arrival, Mark posted a photo of him and Tanya inside her hospital room. 

Ready to deliver!! #excited #madeleine #blessed A photo posted by Mark (@marklapid) on Aug 7, 2016 at 3:03pm PDT

 

Madeleine is the couple’s third daughter. She joins sisters Mischa Amidala, 9, and Matilda Anika, 5.

Mark, a former Pampanga governor, ran for senator under the Liberal Party in the recent elections but did not win.

Tanya, meanwhile, was last seen in the 2015 show Ningning. – Rappler.com