Actress Sonequa Martin-Green, who plays Sasha on The Walking Dead, is pregnant and expecting her first child with husband Kenric Green, her rep confirms to Us Weekly Credit: Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images

Sasha's headed for motherhood! Sonequa Martin-Green is pregnant and expecting her first child with actor husband Kenric Green, her rep confirms to Us Weekly.

"Kenric and I are beyond excited," the Walking Dead actress tells Us in a statement. "There's nothing like running around fighting zombies in the Georgia heat to stay in shape while pregnant."

Martin-Green, 29, is due in January and is having a little boy.

The parents-to-be first met in 2009. Martin-Green currently plays Sasha on the AMC smash hit The Walking Dead and has previously appeared on Once Upon a Time and The Good Wife.