Jason Bateman & Wife Expecting Second Baby Girl

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Aug. 25 2011, Published 8:30 a.m. ET

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Horrible Bosses star Jason Bateman is going to be a dad again -- and his father-in-law, legendary singer Paul Anka is the one who spilled the beans!

Bateman, 42, and his wife, Amanda Anka, are expecting a little girl, says Amanda’s dad, who broke the happy news to ET Canada, saying: "I'm going to be a grandfather again. It's another baby girl."

Bateman and Anka have been married since July 2001; they already have a 4-year-old daughter, Francesa Nora.

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Speaking with ET Canada, the Diana singer sung the praises of his son-in-law, saying: "Jason is the actor in the family. He's ... a very smart boy, a wonderful guy for my daughter."

(Fun fact : In 1983, Paula Anka co-wrote with Michael Jackson the song I Never Heard, which was retitled and released in 2009 under the name This Is It. The pair wrote another song that Jackson during that same session, Love Never Felt So Good, and it’s expected to be released in the near future).

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