A pregnant Kerry Washington  at Variety's 5th Annual Power of Women at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills on October 4, 2013

A pregnant Kerry Washington at Variety’s 5th Annual Power of Women at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills on October 4, 2013

*Kerry Washington is with child.

The 36-year-old star of ABC’s “Scandal” and her NFL player husband Nnamdi Asomugha are expecting, according to Us Weekly.

“She’s about four months along,” a friend told the magazine.

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This will be the first child for the Emmy-nominated star, who secretly married San Francisco 49ers cornerback Asomugha on June 24 in Hailey, Idaho. According to reports, the couple first started dating in the summer of 2012.

More on Kerry Washington’s pregnancy — including her morning sickness, her style, and how this might affect “Scandal” – is in the new issue of Us Weekly.