Halle Berry, fiance expecting child

Updated 7:12 PM EDT, Fri April 5, 2013

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Berry is engaged to French actor Olivier Martinez

She has a child from an earlier relationship with Gabriel Aubry

Berry and Aubry had battled over custody of their daughter

(CNN) —  

Actress Halle Berry and her fiance, French actor Olivier Martinez, are expecting a child, Berry’s representative told CNN on Friday.

Berry has a daughter, Nahla, from an earlier relationship with Gabriel Aubry.

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Berry and Aubry have engaged in a long battle over custody of the child, culminating in a driveway brawl between Aubry and Martinez. The parents later reached a legal agreement, details of which are not known.

Berry, 46, won the Academy Award for best actress for her performance in 2001 “Monster’s Ball.”