Chris Hemsworth has a very busy 2012 in front of him.
The actor will play a key role in the summer blockbuster The Avengers and has also now confirmed that he's expecting his first child with wife Elsa Pataky.
The actors got married in December 2010 and, according to their rep, are "delighted and very excited" to become parents.
"Having the person that you love by your side and starting a family with them is the best thing that can happen to you in this life. You can't ask for more," Pataky tells ¡Hola!.