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Strictly stars Gemma Atkinson and Gorka Marquez tease wedding plans

Gemma Atkinson and Gorka Marquez famously met on Strictly Come Dancing back in 2017 when they competed against each other in the fifteenth series of the celebrity dance competition. Despite not being coupled up on the show, the pair are now engaged to be married and have shared their plans...
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Strictly's Gemma Atkinson and Gorka Márquez address wedding rumours

Strictly Come Dancing and Hollyoaks star Gemma Atkinson has responded to reports that she and Gorka Márquez have 'postponed' their wedding. Gemma, who started dating Strictly pro Gorka in 2018, set the record straight earlier this week, after a number of news outlets suggested that the couple have had to rethink their wedding date.
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Gemma Atkinson on how CBeebies got her through lockdown as a new mum, and being herself on Instagram

The offer to join CBeebies series The Toddler Club was perfect timing for Gemma Atkinson. “I was very excited, because the first show they did was The Baby Club. And when I had Mia, we only got to do two sensory sessions and then the world shut for lockdown,” recalls the actress and presenter, 37, who welcomed daughter Mia in July 2019 with her fiancé, Strictly professional dancer Gorka Márquez.

Former Emmerdale star Gemma Atkinson reveals why she turned down return

Hollyoaks spoilers follow. Actor Gemma Atkinson who previously played Carly Hope in Emmerdale has revealed why she will not be returning to the ITV soap any time soon. The soap star, set to reprise her role as Lisa Hunter after 17 years in Hollyoaks this week, told OK! Magazine: "Emmerdale has mentioned me going back, but with soaps the thing that people don't realise is that the cast and crew do quite gruelling hours."

Gemma Atkinson says she’s ready to have second baby after ‘traumatic’ first birth

Gemma Atkinson says she is ready to have a second baby after a “traumatic” first birth.The former Hollyoaks actor said she was so traumatised by the birth of her daughter Mia, 2, that she had nightmares that left her “screaming”.When Atkinson gave birth to Mia in 2019, she needed an emergency c-section and suffered a haemorrhage after the birth, losing nearly a litre of blood.Following the experience she said she was “adamant” that she and her partner, Strictly Come Dancing professional, Gorka Marquez, would not want another child.“All these things were going through my mind, what did I do that caused...

Strictly's Gorka Marquez gets teary as he talks about meeting fiancée Gemma Atkinson

Strictly Come Dancing's Gorka Márquez couldn't help but get teary eyed recently, when he recalled meeting his fiancée Gemma Atkinson on the show four years ago. In 2017, the Spanish pro, who had joined the year before, was paired with The X Factor star Alexandra Burke. Behind the scenes though, he struck up a fast friendship with Hollyoaks' Gemma, who was competing with Aljaž Škorjanec – a friendship that ultimately blossomed into romance.

Hollyoaks star Gemma Atkinson reveals more on Lisa Hunter return

Hollyoaks returning star Gemma Atkinson has warned fans that her forthcoming stint as Lisa Hunter will be "very, very short". It was announced earlier this month that the 37-year-old would come back for a guest spot 17 years on from her last appearance – she's scheduled to begin filming in the new year.

Hollyoaks confirms return for Gemma Atkinson as Lisa Hunter

Hollyoaks spoilers follow. Hollyoaks bosses have announced that Gemma Atkinson is returning to the soap for a guest appearance. The actress will reprise her role as fan favourite Lisa Hunter, who'll be featuring in some dramatic scenes with her old friend Zara Morgan (Kelly Condron). Producers at the Channel 4...

Strictly's Gemma Atkinson has been talking to daughter Mia about a sibling

Strictly Come Dancing's Gemma Atkinson has said that while she'd "definitely love" to have another baby with partner Gorka Márquez, their 2-year-old daughter Mia isn't so keen on the idea just yet. Taking to Instagram on Monday (October 25), the former Hollyoaks star shared a photo of herself holding Mia,...