Sunday 22 April 2018

Corrie’s Jennie McAlpine is expecting another baby

The Fiz Stape actress already has a three-year-old son.

Jennie McAlpine
Jennie McAlpine

By Julia Hunt, Press Association Entertainment Correspondent

Coronation Street actress Jennie McAlpine has announced that she is expecting another child.

The star, who already has a three-year-old son, posted a message on Twitter saying that she and husband Chris Farr were going to be parents again.

She wrote: “We’ve got a bit of news.

“Pur (sic) baby boy is going to be a big brother later this year.

“We can’t wait to meet you precious one x.”

The couple’s new arrival will be a sibling for son Albert, who was born in November 2014.

McAlpine’s Corrie co-stars were among those to post their congratulations.

Catherine Tyldesley tweeted a string of heart emojis, while Samia Longchambon wrote: “Oh wow Jen! Fabulous news… congrats to you all darling!”

McAlpine, 34, plays Fiz Stape in the ITV soap.

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