Catherine Tildesley and husband Tom Pittfield are expecting their second child, it has been revealed.
The 38-year-old actress said she was “absolutely happy” to have a baby girl – the sister of six-year-old son Alfie.
Talking hello! Magazine, Catherine added: “We are very lucky. I burst into tears when we found out.
“When Tom found out we had a little girl. He suddenly fainted. I’m sure she would wrap him around her little finger.”
The star admitted that she was “convinced” that her body was mimicking a pregnancy when she first began to experience symptoms because she was struggling with hormonal imbalances that had caused similar illnesses in the past. The effects were created.
She told the publication: “I did a lot of tests because I was sure I wasn’t actually pregnant, but in reality my body was just copying the pregnancy. So this time, even when my stomach was a little bit Swollen, I just thought: ‘Oh, hormonal imbalance again.’