Claire Danes and Hugh Dancy to be parents

A representative for the Romeo + Juliet beauty revealed to that the stars had extra reason to celebrate on America’s Independence Day on Wednesday (04Jul12) as they are set to become parents.

Danes, 33, previously admitted she was keen to become a mum, saying, “There’s definitely a chance (of falling pregnant), (but there are) no plans yet. But yeah, that’d be fun.”

The actress wed British hunk Dancy, 37, in France in 2009.