Ali Larter confirms pregnancy

Los Angeles: Ali Larter, best known to Indian audiences for her role opposite Salman Khan in `Marigold` will welcome her first child later this year.

The blonde beauty who is married to writer-actor Hayes MacArthur has confirmed her pregnancy after her blooming figure set the rumour mills spinning, reported People magazine online.

"Ali and Hayes are thrilled to be expecting their first child. The baby is due this winter," said the `Heroes` star`s representative.

Having a family has long been in the cards for the actress, 34, who wed last August.

"I told my boyfriend after three weeks that I wanted to marry him and that we could do it tomorrow. I look forward to that time when I`m home with babies," she had said in a earlier interview.

The couple met in 2004 on the set of National Lampoon`s Homo Eructus, they became engaged three years later and married on August 1, 2009 at MacArthur`s parents` estate in Kennebunkport, Maine.