House of Cards star Mahershala Ali is expecting his FIRST child

Congratulations are in order for Mahershala Ali and his wife, Amatus Sami-Karim – they are expecting a baby!

The House of Cards star shared the news on Instagram last night with a stunning black and white photo of the pair.



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In the snap, Mahershala stands proudly with his arm around his wife, while she cradles her bump with her hand.

He simply captioned the pic: “Amatus~Sami."


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The couple were married three years ago and hinted that they were expecting at the Emmy Awards, when Amatus showed off a fuller figure on the red carpet.

We're delighted for the soon-to-be parents!

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