Celebrity babies and pregnancies of 2012

Slideshow posted in Photos | Sunday, January 15, 2012

8 of 261: Channing Tatum and his wife, actress Jenna Dewan-Tatum, are expecting their first child.

A spokesperson for the actor confirmed the news to ABCNews.com on December 17. In a statement to People magazine spokespeople for the couple said they 'are pleased to announce that they are expecting the birth of their first child next year.' Spokespeople for both Tatum and Dewan-Tatum confirmed the news to the magazine.

This will be the first child for both Tatum and Dewan-Tatum, who wed in 2009. The two met on the set of 'Step-Up' in 2006.

(Pictured: Channing Tatum talks to OnTheRedCarpet.com at the Hollywood premiere of 'Magic Mike' on June 24, 2012.) (OTRC Photo)