Michelle Hardwick and wife Kate Brooks appeared on Loose Women to share their gender reveal and IVF experience.
Michelle Hardwick and wife Kate Brooks revealed the gender of their second baby during an appearance on ITV’s Loose Women.
The couple, who met on the set of ITV soap Emmedale, spoke about their experiences of becoming pregnant for the second time on the panel show this afternoon.
Michelle and Kate have not met the donor, but their children share the same biological father.
The couple delighted viewers when they announced the gender of their second baby, telling the Loose Women that year-old Edward (Teddy) will be a big brother to a “little girl”.
The couple shared that they hadn’t found out the gender of their first baby and were convinced it would be a boy.
Kate Brooks, a series producer at Emmerdale, shared some of the series’ upcoming storylines before the pair were joined on set by their nervous toddler.
Michelle Hardwick is an English actress, known for her roles in Emmerdale and The Royal.
Hardwick had early acting roles on both Heartbeat and Coronation Street before landing her role as receptionist Lizzie on The Royal.
The actress joined the Emmerdale cast in 2012, where she met now-wife Kate Brooks.
- Age: 46
- Born: February 26, 1976
- Partner: Kate Brooks
- Children: Edward (one)
- net worth: 5 million dollars
Appears on Permissive women On August 10, 2022, Michelle Hardwick announced that she had been struggling with morning sickness during her second pregnancy.
Hardwick told panellists, “This one seems to have flown by.
“The first 12 weeks this time, yeah, there was quite a bit of morning sickness.”
Hardwick’s wife Kate Brooks then interjected: “It was fun, wasn’t it? We all had a lot of fun”
Jeff Hordley is an English actor best known for playing Cain Dingle on ITV’s Emmerdale.
Hordley received three Best Actor nominations at the British Soap Awards for his work.
Jeff Hordley has been playing at Emmerdale since 2000, taking a three-year hiatus from the program between 2006 and 2009.
Dominic Brunt is an English actor best known for his role as Paddy Kirk in Emmerdale.
Brunt has been in the role of Paddy Kirk since 1997 and remains a permanent character in the program.
Dominic Brunt has been nominated for several British Soap Awards, Inside Soap Awards and National Television Awards throughout his career.
Mark Charnock is an English actor best known for his role as Marlon Dingle in ITV’s Emmerdale.
Charnock has been in the program since 1996 and hosts an annual Zombie Film Festival in Leeds with Dominic Brunt.
In 2004, Charnock won Best Male Dramatic Performance at the British Soap Awards.
Kate Brooks is series producer of the ITV soap opera Emmerdale.
Brooks met her now-wife, Michelle Hardwick, who worked on the program, and the couple got engaged in 2018.
Brooks and Hardwick married at Graceland in Memphis in 2019 and now have a baby boy together and are expecting their second child.
Michelle Hardwick split from ex-wife Rosie Nicholl in 2017.
The couple, who wed in 2015, were married for less than two years before deciding to end their marriage.
Hardwick announced at the time that the couple had split amicably and that they still shared their dogs.