The Rock of Ages actress, 34, and her husband Roberto Zincone are expecting their first child together, her rep confirms to PEOPLE.
Akerman — known for her roles in Wanderlust and Watchmen — and Zincone, the drummer in her former band The Petalstones, tied the knot in Italy in 2007. And the actress considers herself a very lucky woman.
"I really hit the jackpot," she told Women's Health in 2009 of her husband. "Roberto is so accepting and supportive.