Evan Rachel Wood expecting first child with actor husband Jamie Bell

  • Actress Evan Rachel Wood revealed on Friday that she and her husband, British actor Jamie Bell, were expecting their first child.

    "Thanks for all your warm wishes," Wood, 25, wrote on Twitter. "We are very happy. I'm gonna be a mama!"

    Earliers, Wood had posted a picture of the pregnancy book What to Expect When You're Expecting on the social media site.

    It will be the first child for both Wood and Bell, who got married in October.

    Wood garnered acclaim for her roles in 2008's The Wrestler and the 2003 coming-of-age drama Thirteen.

    Bell, 26, rose to fame as the teen star of Billy Elliot, about a ballet dancer growing up in a coal mining town in northern England.