Twin Daughters on the Way for Kevin Zegers

The Gracepoint actor and his wife will welcome their daughters this summer, his rep confirms to PEOPLE exclusively

Kevin Zegers 'Trying Hard' to Become a Dad

Looks like Kevin Zegers is ready for a new name: Father.

After marrying his longtime girlfriend, Jaime Feld, this summer, The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones actor says the two of them are “trying hard” to become parents.

“I’ve always wanted to become a dad,” Zegers, 28, tells ET Canada. “The more stuff I can do that’s not about me, the better.”

Kevin Zegers Is Adjusting to Newlywed Life

It’s been a whirlwind summer for Kevin Zegers, who tied the knot last weekend between press commitments for his upcoming film, The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones. Perhaps that’s why he hasn’t gotten used to married life quite yet.

“I read in an email that [my wife] called me her husband yesterday, and I was wondering who she was talking about,” Zegers joked to PEOPLE during a Friday junket for his movie, which opens Aug. 21.

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He may have a little one at home now, but this new dad’s still got game. Guess who!

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Kevin Zegers Marries Jaime Feld

With a new wife and a new movie coming out, Kevin Zegers has a lot to be excited about.

The actor, 28, married his longtime girlfriend, talent agent Jaime Feld, Saturday in New Jersey, his rep confirms to PEOPLE.

“Six days and counting,” Feld Tweeted earlier in the week, while Zegers wrote, “Now off to the wedding festivities. #lifechangingweek” on Thursday.

Kevin Zegers Engaged to Jaime Feld

He struggles with unrequited love as Shadowhunter Alec in the upcoming movie The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, but in real life Cupid’s been a little kinder to Kevin Zegers.

The former Gossip Girl actor has proposed to his longtime girlfriend, talent agent Jaime Feld, with a wedding planned for this summer.

Zegers, 28, confirmed the news on Twitter, writing, “Thanks everyone for the congratulations. Very excited to be marrying my best friend and the love of my life this summer.”