BROOKSIDE legend Philip Olivier has welcomed his FIFTH baby in eight years.

The actor, 42 – who played Tim O'Leary in the Channel 4 soap – and his partner Amy Virtue are already parents to three boys and one girl.

But now they are a family of seven after the happy couple welcomed their baby girl in mid November.

Sharing the happy news on Facebook on November 20, Philip's dad revealed that the couple have called their beautiful baby girl Selina Sky.

Jimmy said in the gushing post: "NUMBER 13. Welcome to our world Selina Sky Borg-Olivier.

"Born 4 days ago but has been in an incubator until today but will be allowed home once the antibiotics wear off. Little fighter.

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Soap star Philip Olivier is expecting fifth child 7 months after having fourth

Brookside star Philip Olivier reveals gender of his FIFTH child in sweet post

"Congratulations to Amy and Philip, their FIFTH child in EIGHT years."

Back in July the soap star revealed that he was set to become a dad to another daughter.

Amy posted some photos of their latest ultrasound on Facebook.

"Baby girl we loved seeing you today. We all can't wait to meet you!! You are going to love your brothers and sisters," Amy wrote on her account.

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Philip announced to fans in back in May that he was expecting his fifth child – just SEVEN months after his last baby was born.

Philip and Amy are also parents to Oscar, Sunny Ray, Renée and Phoenix.

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