Tina Malone has announced that she’s become a mum again.

Baby girl Flame arrived two weeks before the star’s New Year’s Eve due date, the Daily Mirror reported.

The Shameless actress, who already has a daughter in her 30s, wrote on Twitter: “Proud to announce the arrival of our BABY GIRL, cant wait to spend xmas as a family.xxxx”

Tina has been married to Paul Chase, who is 19 years her junior, for three years. They announced in February that they were beginning IVF treatment.

Tina announced that she was pregnant with twins in June, but Flame’s unborn sibling died the following month.

Meanwhile, Tina will be fronting an hour-long programmein February looking at the challenges of becoming a mother at the age of 50.

The TLC documentary, Pregnant At 50, follows the actress through her pregnancy and childbirth, and the issues that women face when using the IVF process at a mature age.