Matthew Mcconaughey's children danced and sang when they discovered they will soon have another sibling.

The 'Magic Mike' star and wife Camila Alves are expecting their third child together and Matthewrevealed their kids Levi, four and two-year-old Vida couldn't contain their joy at the news.

He told People: ''When Camila and I told them the news there was a lot of dancing and a lot of singing.

''One of them wants a brother, the other one wants a sister and then they switch the next day.''

The couple - who got engaged last December - married on June 9 at their home in Texas and Matthew has revealed he was spurred on to start arranging the nuptials following a huge hint from the 29-year-old Brazilian beauty.

He said: ''She handed me an invitation to my own wedding. That's one way to kick-start a man!''

The 42-year-old Hollywood star also admitted he has changed a lot since the early days of his career because of his family responsibilities.

He said: ''I've definitely grown, because when you have a family, there's more to live for.''