British Soap Awards 2015: watch EastEnders star Kellie Bright pick up Best Actress

See Bright take home the trophy for her performance as Linda Carter

You can get a sneak peek of ITV’s broadcast of the British Soap Awards (Thursday, 8pm) here by seeing EastEnders star Kellie Bright pick up the Best Actress trophy.


Bright – who plays Queen Vic landlady Linda Carter in the BBC1 soap – saw off competition from her own cast mate Laurie Brett, as well as Corrie’s Alison King, Emmerdale’s Natalie Anderson and Hollyoaks’s Nikki Sanderson.

Taking to the stage at Manchester’s Palace Theatre, Bright took the opportunity to acknowledge the other nominees – and get a hug from childhood crush Phillip Schofield, who hosted the ceremony!

Watch the clip below. And beneath that, you can see Kellie Bright, Danny Dyer, Maddy Hill and Danny-Boy Hatchard talking about life with the latest addition to the Carter family – baby Oliver


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