Life Dawson’s Creek actor James Van Der Beek has 6th child By weekster Posted on October 9, 2019 2 min read Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Dawson’s Creek actor James Van Der Beek and his wife Kimberly Brook are completely in the clouds. The couple are expecting their 6th child, which the 42-year-old James himself announced via Instagram. “Fortunately for us it was good news this time and we wept tears of happiness” “It’s fantastic to announce that this little ray of sunshine has chosen us as his or her family. We chose to do the first echo with the revolving cameras from Dancing With The Stars, something we thought we’d never do. But Kimberly and I have already experienced 3 of these moments where there was no heartbeat or there was no baby, so we wanted to share this now – a miscarriage is something people hardly talk about and endure in the greatest secrecy, but there would be no shame about it just as well as giving yourself time to recover from something like this.We decided to undergo the test and didn’t know what the outcome would be, hoping to get rid of the stigma surrounding miscarriages and to inspire people to, to ask for help when they need it. Fortunately for us, this time it was good news and we cried with tears of happiness, “said James, currently taking part in Dancing With The Star as a candidate s.