Ioan Gruffudd and Alice Evans are expecting their second child. Th Welsh actor known for roles such as in Titanic and Fantastic Four and The Vampire Diaries actress Evans (Esther) are set to parents to second bundle of joy, a rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively. The couple already have a daughter called Ella Betsi Janet, and they are “thrilled” to be expanding their family further, the rep adds.
Gruffudd, who did make a guest appearance on Castle and had filmed Forever and Mariah Mundi — certainly seems up for the challenge of two kids; He however did previously joked that Ella is constantly keeping him on his toes!
“She’s very, very strong. She’s like her mother. I’ve got my work cut out for me at home,” the actor, 39, says. Evans, forty one had recently guest-starred on Grimm.