EastEnders star Kellie Bright reveals that she’s pregnant with her second child

The actress says she's "over the moon"


EastEnders actress Kellie Bright has revealed that she is pregnant with her second child.


The Walford star – who plays Linda Carter – took to Twitter this morning to announce that she and husband Paul Stocker are looking forward to meeting their new baby this November.

The 39-year-old, who joined EastEnders in 2013, also confirmed that she would be returning to the BBC1 soap following the birth.

Bright, who also competed in last year’s series of Strictly Come Dancing, already has a four-year-old son with actor husband Stocker.

Kellie Bright (left) with Barbara Windsor (right) this week on EastEnders

Today’s news confirms recent fan speculation that Bright was pregnant, with many having recently been commenting on Twitter about whether she was expecting a baby,

Since arriving in Albert Square, Bright and TV partner Danny Dyer have been at the centre of many high-profile storylines, most recently the birth of Linda and Mick’s son Ollie and a screen wedding on New Year’s Day.

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