News Jesse Williams Expecting First Child! By Robert Pace 7:52 PM PDT, October 6, 2013 Getty Images Jesse Williams is going to be a dad! According to Us Weekly, the Grey's Anatomy actor and his wife, Aryn Drake-Lee, are expecting their first child. PICS: Stars On Set The actor and his real-estate broker wife met while Williams was teaching high school and married last September after five years of dating. Williams is best known for his work as "Dr. Jackson Avery" on the medical drama Grey's Anatomy. VIDEO: Exclusive Clip: Jesse Williams in Snake & Mongoo$e He most recently appeared in a supporting role in the historical drama Lee Daniels' The Butler alongside Forest Whitaker and Oprah Winfrey.