Eddie Murphy will become a dad for the 10th time, PEOPLE reports.
The actor’s girlfriend, Paige Butcher, debuted her baby bump this month in Los Angeles. It would be the couple’s second child together.
A rep for the comedian confirmed the news with PEOPLE on Monday.
“Eddie Murphy and longtime girlfriend Paige Butcher are pleased to announce that they are expecting their second child in December,” his rep told the magazine in a statement.
The couple welcomed daughter Izzy Oona May 2016.
Murphy is also the father of Eric, 29, with Paulette McNeely; Christian, 27, with Tamara Hood; Bella Zahra, 16, Zola Ivy, 18, Shayne Audra, 23, Miles Mitchell, 25, and Bria, 28, with ex-wife Nicole Mitchell Murphy; and Angel Iris, 11, with America’s Got Talent judge Mel B.
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