08/17/2005 AT 03:35 PM EDT
Actor Kevin Sorbo and his wife, actress Sam Jenkins, are expecting a baby, PEOPLE reports in its upcoming issue.
Sorbo, 46, and Jenkins, 40, who have been married since 1998, will add a new member to their family in October. The pair already have two kids, sons Braeden, 4, and Shane, 1. Their younger son, Shane, broke a Nevada hospital record when he was born last year, weighing in at an Olympian 12 lbs. 6 oz.
It makes send that Sorbo, a Minnesota native, fathered such a large son: The 6' 3" actor starred in the television series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys
from 1995-99. He also stars in the Gene Rodenberry series Andromeda,
and had the lead role in the 1997 action film Kull the Conqueror.