HOLLYOAKS stars Nadine Mulkerrin and Rory Douglas-Speed have announced their engagement on Twitter – just two weeks after their characters
HOLLYOAKS stars Nadine Mulkerrin and Rory Douglas-Speed have announced their engagement on Twitter – just two weeks after their characters’ onscreen wedding.
The real-life couple recently filmed Cleo McQueen and Joel Dexter’s wedding on the soap and now the pair are set to have their own special day after he popped the question in Amsterdam.
Revealing their happy news on Instagram, Joel wrote: “She said yes!! Swipe for reaction >>> (sic).”
Rory then shared a picture of the raven-haired beauty holding up her hand to reveal her engagement ring, before posting a clip of Nadine punching and kicking the air in complete joy.
Nadine also showed off her engagement band alongside Rory in a photobooth, and added the caption: “Yes. @rorydouglasspeed (sic).”
The soap power couple’s engagement news comes just two months after they pranked their parents, pretending they had got married after filming their characters’ big day.
>He said: “It’s been so strange filming a wedding as we are together.
“Even back when Joel and Cleo got engaged I was so nervous, I went bright red. I was terrified – genuinely I was not acting in those scenes!
“It makes it interesting and Nadine and I have a laugh about it.
“We sent my family pictures of us in our characters’ wedding day costumes pretending we had eloped! We joke that it’s a rehearsal for us.”
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Joel and Cleo – who suffers from bulimia – tied the knot in a special Hollyoaks episode to coincide with World Mental Health Day.
The couple confirmed they were dating in November last year.
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