Published Monday, 25 August 2014
The soap star, who has also appeared in Shameless and The Royal, is expecting a baby with her partner Tom Pitfield, and is due in March.
She tells Hello! magazine: "If you'd told me that before my next birthday I was going to meet someone as amazing as Tom, the person I want to spend the rest of my life with, that we were going to be planning for our first baby, I would not have believed you in a million years.
"It's crazy. It just feels 100 per cent right."