Chris Noth and Tara Wilson
11/16/2007 at 03:55 PM EST
Mr. Big is about to become Mr. Mom!
Chris Noth and long-time girlfriend Tara Wilson are expecting a child, reps for the actor confirm to PEOPLE.
"Chris and Tara are very happy and have always agreed to keep what is most personal in their lives private," they said. The happy news was first reported in The New York Post
's Page Six.
Wilson met Noth, who turned 53 Tuesday, while working at his New York bar, The Cutting Room. The couple will soon appear on the big screen together as well, in the indie drama Frame of Mind
. Noth plays a journalist in the film and Wilson has a supporting role in the movie, which was filmed in Carlstadt, N.J., last year.