Canadian TV star Caterina Scorsone is pregnant with her first child.
The Private Practice star is expecting rocker husband Rob Giles' child later this year (12).
Her pregnancy has been written into the hit U.S. medical drama, courtesy of creator Shonda Rimes - her character Dr. Amelia Shepard will reveal she is pregnant on Thursday night's (23Feb12) episode.
She tells People.com, "The (baby) news came out of left field and I think she (Rimes) decided she could use this for dramatic purposes."