Katherine Kelly is expecting her first child.
The Mr Selfridge actress – who married husband Ryan Clark during a secret Las Vegas ceremony just last month – announced the news via Twitter,
“Ryan & I are overjoyed to announce that we are expecting a baby! Feeling very blessed,” she tweeted.
Fans and celebrity friends including Corrie’s Brook Vincent, Keith Duffy and EastEnders star Jo Joyner have all sent Katherine their congratulations via the social networking site.
Katherine and Ryan – who have been together for three years – got married when they were on holiday, with the former Coronation Street star admitting that she never wanted a big wedding.
“I love weddings but I have never wanted desired a big white wedding for myself. We wanted to enjoy the day without all the usual planning and pressure.”
Congrats to both Katherine and Ryan on their very happy news.