Oscar-winning actor Eddie Redmayne and his wife Hannah Bagshawe have shared the news that they are expecting their second baby together.

A spokesperson for the couple announced the exciting baby news in a statement to E! News which read: "Eddie and Hannah Redmayne are delighted to confirm they are expecting their second child."

Hannah and Eddie Redmayne "delighted" to be expecting second child

The couple, who wed in December 2014 in Somerset after two years together, are already parents to almost 18-month daughter Iris Mary Redmayne who they welcomed in June 2016.

Redmayne took home the Academy Award for Best Actor in 2015 for his portrayal of Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything.

He was also nominated in the Best Actor category in 2016 for The Danish Girl.