POSTED AT 5:05 PM ET
by: Brandon Brown | Dec. 17, 2012
Representatives for actress Jenna Dewan-Tatum confirmed the pregnancy and is pleased to announce the couple’s first child.
Reps confirmed Monday and Jenna Dewan is set to give birth next year.
Channing, 32, and Jenna Dewan, also 32, have always expressed wanting to start a family. After meeting on the set of “Step Up,” in 2006, the “American Horror Story” actress and People’s “Mr. Sexiest Man Alive“ himself married in 2009.
“It’s really easy for us guys to say, ‘I want like 15 kids,'” said Tatum. “Jenna will be like, ‘Well you better get another wife!'”
Tatum is taking a full year off to be with expectant wife. It was said in Entertainment Weekly, the actor wanted to take a step back from acting. He’s focusing more with his production partner, Reid Carolin, and enjoying being a soon dad-to-be.
The gender of the baby nor anticipated birth date were not immediately reported.