's girlfriend Christina McLarty is expecting a baby boy. The actor's ex-wife Courteney Cox
, with whom he has a nine-year-old daughter, Coco, confirmed that the couple will welcome a son into the world later this year.
The 49-year-old Cougar Town
star told The Ellen DeGeneres Show
yesterday: ''They're going to have a baby boy. I hope I'm allowed to say that.'' Entertainment Tonight
host Christina has been tight-lipped about her first pregnancy to date but is rumored to be preparing to give birth in March. David, who entered rehab after going through a breakup
with former Friends
star Courteney in 2010 after 11 years of marriage
, also admitted to be drinking heavily again last August
In October 2013, he called Christina the love of his life. He said: ''I'm madly in love with her and she's the love of my life. Absolutely.'' The actor split from former Friends
star Courteney in 2010 after 11 years of marriage and he previously insisted they are still very close. An insider also recently said: ''Although they're divorced, Courteney will never stop caring about David.''