By Kate Ward
Updated August 02, 2010 at 04:03 PM EDT

Former Dawson’s Creek star James Van Der Beek has wed his girlfriend Kimberly Brook, according to the actor’s Twitter account. Van Der Beek tweeted Sunday: “The woman I love did me the honor of became my wife today … I look forward to earning her for the rest of my life.” The couple is expecting their first child. Van Der Beek has been married once before — his divorce settlement with Heather Ann McComb was decided in March.