Arrow star Stephen Amell is set to become a father for the first time, according to a U.S. report.

The actor and his wife Cassandra Jean are expecting their first child together, according to Accesshollywood.com.

The pair tied the knot during a sunset ceremony in the Caribbean on Christmas Day last year (25Dec12) and later re-affirmed their commitment to each other last month (May13) during a celebration in New Orleans, Louisiana.

The couple had not confirmed the report as Wenn went to press.