Kim Fields, who played Tootie on the Facts of Life, is a proud mother. According to the March 31, 2014 Closer cover story written by Sydney Roberts and reported by Ilyssa Panitz, Fields gave birth via c-section to Quincy Xavier on December 3, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. He weighed eight pounds eight ounces and was 20 inches long. To see pictures of the baby, visit closerweekly.com.
Quincy was welcomed home by Fields's six-year-old son Sebastian and her husband Christopher Morgan. Morgan is a Broadway actor.
Forty-four-year-old Fields is currently filming For Better or for Worse, a romantic comedy, with her Facts of Life co-star Lisa Whelchel. Whelchel, who was also on a season of Survivor, is pictured to the left of this article. For Better or for Worse will air on the Hallmark Channel this fall.
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