February 4, 2009
Hank Azaria to be first-time dad
Hank Azaria's publicist has confirmed the U.S. actor and Katie Wright, his girlfriend of two years, are expecting their first child.
Azaria is known for his voice work on
The Simpsons; his roles in TV's
Mad About You and
Huff, and the films
The Birdcage and
Great Expectations; and his Tony-nominated performance in the Broadway musical
Spamalot. His latest movie
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian is scheduled to hit theaters in May.
They're quite ecstatic,Azaria's publicist Stan Rosenfield told People magazine about the couple's reaction to their impending parenthood.
Rosenfeld told the celebrity publication Wright is in her second trimester and is expected to give birth to a boy.
Wright is a former actress, who reportedly is studying to be a family therapist.
Azaria was previously married to actress Helen Hunt.