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Jason Bateman and Amanda Anka are expecting a new child and the scoop comes from a close relative who took it upon themselves to break the news!

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In an interview with ET Canada, Paul Anka, singer and father to Bateman's wife Amanda, confirmed the news.

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"I'm going to be a grandfather again," Anka stated. "Amanda, my daughter and Jason Bateman, the actor in the family, just told me they're having another baby girl."

Anka also had nothing but nice things to say about Bateman, calling him a "smart boy" and "a wonderful guy for my daughter." Needless to say, it sounds like there's loads of happiness in the Bateman-Anka family circle!

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