Los Angeles, Jan 24 (Agencies): Kurt Russell, step father of Kate Hudson and the longtime partner of Hudson’s mother Goldie Hawn, wants a grand daughter this time, reported People magazine.

Expressing his joy at the news of Hudson's pregnancy, the 59-year-old actor said, "It is fun having babies once again. We just really like that. And it's fun to watch them grow. It's fun to see what they're grasping. I think secretly we're all hoping for a girl."

The 31-year-old actress, who has seven-year-old son with ex-husband Chris Robinson, is expecting a child with boyfriend Matthew Bellamy, 32, the British frontman for the rock group 'Muse'.

However, Stargate starRussell says he have not heard anything about their wedding plan.