News, Culture & Society

EastEnders’ Stuart Highway star Ricky Champ announces wife Samantha is pregnant with their second  

‘Due July 2022!’ EastEnders star Ricky Champ reveals his wife Samantha is pregnant with their second child as he shares first ultrasound scan


EastEnders star Ricky Champ has revealed his wife Samantha Gilbert is pregnant with their second child.

The actor, 41, who plays Stuart Highway in the BBC One soap, took to Instagram on Thursday to share a sweet snap of the couple’s ultrasound photo.

The scan photo was surrounded by green foliage and a wooden disk which read: ‘Due July 2022.’

Congratulations! EastEnders star Ricky Champ has revealed his wife Samantha is pregnant with their second child

The lovely baby news was met with a plethora of congratulatory messages from Ricky’s fans and EastEnders co-stars including Karen Taylor actress Lorraine Stanley who penned: ‘Yesss!!! Congratulations mate.’

While Danny Boy Hatchard, who played Lee Carter, added: ‘Huge congrats mate!’

The new arrival will be a new sibling for the couple’s four-year-old daughter Beatrix. 

Ricky and Samantha married in 2016 and share a home in Essex with their little girl.  

Baby joy: The actor, 41, who plays Stuart Highway in the BBC One soap, took to Instagram on Thursday to share a sweet snap of the couple’s ultrasound photo

***
Read more at DailyMail.co.uk