24/03/2012 10:25 GMT | Updated 24/03/2012 12:33 GMT

Charlie Brooker And Konnie Huq Celebrate Birth Of Baby Boy Covey

TV presenter Konnie Huq has given birth to a boy, it was announced today.

Huq, 36, and husband Charlie Brooker, the comedy writer, are "chuffed to bits" following the birth of Covey Brooker Huq at 10pm on Friday night at an undisclosed central London hospital.

The boy weighed in at 6lb 2oz, Huq's agent Jonathan Shalit said.

Huq said: "A real cutie. We are chuffed to bits, he is absolutely gorgeous!!"

Huq and Brooker, 41, married in Las Vegas in 2010 after dating for nine months.