Claire Danes is pregnant

2012-07-05 14:14
New York - Claire Danes has some busy months ahead: Not only is her hit TV series Homeland returning for its second season in September, but she's pregnant as well.

Danes' representative, Jodi Gottlieb, confirmed the actress is expecting her first child with husband Hugh Dancy.

The news was first reported on People's website.

The 33-year-old Danes and 37-year-old Dancy met on the set of the film Evening and married in 2009 in France.

The actress first became famous as a teenager on the television drama My So Called Life, where she won a Golden Globe Award and was nominated for an Emmy. The show was cancelled after its first season but developed a cult following.

Dancy will star in the upcoming NBC series Hannibal, adapted from the novel Red Dragon by Thomas Harris.