The actors, who met on the set of U.K. soap opera Coronation Street, are now preparing to become first-time parents.
Halsall announced the news in a post on his Twitter.com page on Monday (18Feb13), writing, "My wife... & I are very excited to announce that we are expecting our 1st child... We are both over the moon!"
While Hudson adds, "Thank you for your beautiful messages! Alan Halsall and I are so excited... I can't wait to be mummy (sic)."
The couple met on the long-running show and began dating in 2005. They married in 2009.
Halsall remains a member of the Coronation Street cast, while Hudson left to pursue other projects.
Florence + The Machine unveil a live recording of their performance of newest single 'Queen Of Peace' at Glastonbury 2015.
London alt-folk trio Bear's Den perform an intimate live rendition of their song 'Elysium'.
This political drama is a scandalous thriller starring Patrick Wilson and Lena Headey. It has been directed by Mora Stephens.
Lena Dunham slammed Justin Bieber’s song ‘What Do You Mean?’, suggesting that the ambiguous lyrics are promoting rape culture.
Seven Davis Jr.'s debut album, 'Universes', continues the astral theme in both title and tilt.