May 08, 2013 at 01:47 PM EDT

Looks like Klaus isn’t the only member of the Original family expanding the brood.

Vampire Diaries actor Daniel Gillies and his wife Rachel Leigh Cook, are expecting their first child.

The actor, who is also star of the CW spin-off The Originals, and his wife, star of TNT’s Perception, will welcome their new addition in fall, according to People magazine

The Vampire Diaries actor tweeted, “Thank you everyone. We are delighted.”

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