Josh Lucas, Wife Jessica Ciencin Henriquez Welcome First Child
Josh Lucas and his wife, Jessica Ciencin Henriquez, welcomed their first child on June 29.
Their son, Noah Rev Maurer, weighed in at 9 lbs. 4 oz. in a New York City hospital, Lucas’ rep confirmed to People.
Lucas announced their engagement on The Tonight Show With Jay Leno in January. It seemed as if fate (or a mountain lion) brought them together while filming in Big Sur, California.
While filming the movie, the couple stayed in an "eco-resort" in the mountains in Big Sur. On a hike at 4 a.m. one night, Lucas found himself alone in the dark, faced with a mountain lion.
"I hear, totally serious, two big breaths, and six feet above me, I see the very slight glint of the eyes of a huge mountain lion and I literally proceed to do what I had just read in the instructions," Lucas told Leno. "I started screaming and yelling and literally being as crazy as I could be. It padded off and just slowly went away and I worked my way into the trailer and I got in and I decided at that moment that this woman was the woman for me."
The couple wed at the Conservatory Garden in New York City on March 15. Henriquez is a writer.
This is The Firm star’s first marriage and child. He has recently completed films Stolen and Big Sur.