VIC Sotto and Pauleen Luna are expecting their first born later this year.

The good news was confirmed by Sotto himself Saturday, May 6, on noontime variety program "Eat Bulaga". Sotto and his wife are co-hosting the show.

"Gusto ko pong i-announce sa Pilipinas at sa buong mundo na buntis ako," the comedian said to the delight of the studio audience.

He immediately added, "Hindi po ako. Ang aking asawa ang buntis."

The pregnancy news came after Sotto celebrated his 63rd birthday with Luna at Balesin Island Club in Quezon Province.

On the said trip, the couple was joined by Sotto's four grown up children Danica, Oyo, Vico and Paulina.

Oyo and Danica are his kids with ex-wife Dina Bonnevie, while Vico and Paulina with former partners Coney Reyes and Angela Luz, respectively.

This is going to be Luna and Sotto's first pregnancy.

The couple confirmed their relationship last December 2013 and eventually tied the knot January of last year. (SunStar Philippines)