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Jenna Fischer Expecting Second Child

02/25/2014 at 06:15 PM ET

Jenna Fischer Pregnant Expecting Second Child Lee Kirk Steve Granitz/Wireimage

Jenna Fischer is pregnant!

The former Office star and husband Lee Kirk are expecting their second child this summer, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.

The couple are already parents to son Weston Lee, 2½.

“I had really underestimated what I was capable of because, before I had him, I thought I needed things that I didn’t really need,” Fischer, 39, joked to PEOPLE last year.

“I want nine hours of sleep, but it turns out I don’t need it!”

She and Kirk, 42, a writer and director, tied the knot in July 2010 during a ceremony that Office costar Rainn Wilson called “the most beautiful wedding I’ve ever experienced.”

“It looks like I need to get some new goals because I’m living my dream right now,” Fisher told PEOPLE in 2012.

“[My husband] is amazing. He’s such a good father. I’m very lucky. I came to Los Angeles and wanted more than anything to be on a comedy TV show like Cheers. My other goal was to marry a great man and have a family.”

– Dahvi Shira with reporting by Julie Jordan

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klutzy_girl on

Yay! I love Jenna. Congratulations to them!

Kathy on

Congratulations Jenna & Lee. perhaps future play dates with Hazel Krasinski and this little baby Kirk to be?

yahoo on

Now is the perfect time. It’s not like she is doing anything else.

mdm0615 on

Jenna is so gorgeous, her children can’t miss being cuties.

Ridiculous on

What a stupid comment, ‘yahoo’. She had her first baby when she was on The Office. Your comment makes absolutely NO sense at all.

Debra Pearlstein on

good for her!

Catherine on

Aww, yay, congrats! Jenna is so down-to-earth, she seems really sweet.

Baby mom on

What a blessing. Congratulations!

Shosh on

Breaking news? It is just another celebrity having a baby. Hardly worthy of a breaking news headline.

Kristen on

Who is Jenna Fischer? I have never heard of her or watched the show The Office. I really don’t live under a rock either!

Anonymous on

To those getting upset about this being a “breaking news” story- From what I understand, a story is listed as “breaking news” if it gets a certain number of hits (in otherwords, it’s PEOPLE viewers, not PEOPLE itself, who make the decision!).

That being said, congrats to them!

Amanda on

It’s a beautiful feeling when you think to yourself that you are living your dream. Successful career and raising a family with the man you love – you can’t ask for too much more. Congrats to them!

Terri on

Shosh, I do believe this is a celebrity baby news site. Why are you even here if it’s not relevant to you?

Rebecca on

I thought Breaking News meant something that happened RIGHT away.

If you look at the timestamp, you can see that it was posted 3 hours after the 3:00 first announcement. Something like that. It doesn’t matter whether the news is “important” — it just matters that it JUST HAPPENED and that you’re reading from one of the first sources. That’s all.

cassius on

GET A LIFE PEOPLE. QUIT LIVING YOUR PATHETIC LIVES THROUGH CELEBRITIES!

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