Ioan Gruffudd and Alice Evans

Ioan Gruffudd has Fantastic news.

The Welsh actor and star of the Fantastic Four films is going to be a daddy, according to People. This will be the first child for Gruffudd and his wife, English actor Alice Evans.

The couple met in 2002 while filming 102 Dalmations. They married in the fall of 2007.

In addition to his role as Reed Richards/Mr. Fantastic in the Fantastic Four franchise, Gruffudd is known across the pond for his TV work in Hornblower. He recently played Tony Blair in W, and will next be seen with Julia Roberts in Fireflies in the Garden.