Nadine Mulkerrin PREGNANT: Hollyoaks star expecting first child with Rory Douglas-Speed

Nadine Mulkerrin, who is up for Best Female Actress at the British Soap Awards tonight, revealed the exciting news on Instagram.

The actress uploaded a picture of herself in her stunning outfit for tonight which showed off her blossoming bump.

Wearing an off-the-shoulder white gown, Nadine’s bump was impossible to miss as it clung to her physique.

The couple, who got engaged at Christmas, couldn’t have looked happier in the loved-up image.

Nadine, 25, could be seen gazing into Rory’s eyes as they announced they were going to be parents for the first time.

She captioned the sweet snap: “That’s us three ready for the @thebritishsoapawards.”

Many of her 318,000 Instagram followers inundated her picture with messages of congratulations.

One fan said: “Oh wow congratulations you look absolutely beautiful xx.”

Another commented: “Omg congratulations so happy for you.”

A third praised: “Arghh congratulations!! You look amazing! xx.”