James Van Der Beek Tweets News About Baby on the Way

Angela Weiss/Getty Images

The actor, who next plays a loose version of himself in ABC's midseason comedy Apartment 23, is expecting his second child with wife Kimberly.

James Van Der Beek is going to be a father again.

The actor tweeted the news Tuesday that his wife, Kimberly Brook, is expecting.

STORY: James Van Der Beek: 'No Dawson-Con This Year'

"Just when we thought we couldn't feel any more blessed, it seems the universe has plans to give our daughter a sibling... #humbled," he wrote.

The couple already have one a child, a girl named Olivia who was born in September. He also hit Twitter at the time to announce her birth.

"Olivia Van Der Beek, born 9/25. I apologize in advance for any obnoxiously precious new-dad tweets that may follow. I'm under her spell," he wrote.

STORY: Mindy Kaling, James Van Der Beek, Patton Oswalt Set for Jason Reitman's 'Breakfast Club' Live

Van Der Beek, best known for his breakout role on Dawson's Creek, next plays a loose version of himself ABC’s midseason comedy Apartment 23 opposite Krysten Ritter’s Chloe, a woman with the morals of a pirate who attempts to swindle New York transplant June (Dreama Walker).

Van Der Beek wed Brook in summer 2010. The actor was previously married to actress Heather McComb, but they had no children together.