Sam Riley`s wife pregnant

Updated: Sep 08, 2013, 11:19 AM IST

London:`On the Road` star Sam Riley and his wife Alexandra Maria Lara are set to become first-time parents.

The couple met on the set of Joy Division movie `Control` in 2007 and they went on to marry. Riley has now confirmed Lara is expecting the couple`s first child, reported Telegraph online.

"I`m delighted," Riley said.

Lara, who appears in new Formula 1 movie "Rush", is due to give birth later this year.

The German actress has refused to divulge the gender of the baby, but revealed she is experiencing a number of pregnancy cravings.

"I could eat so much: burgers and ice cream, you name it," she said.