Emmerdale's Natalie Anderson reveals baby name

Friday August 3, 2012

Soap star Natalie Anderson has revealed her newborn son's name is Freddie George James Shepherd.

The 30-year-old actress, who lives in Leeds with her husband James Shepherd, gave birth to their baby on August 1 at 3.56am.

The couple married in a fairytale ceremony at Rudding Park's 19th-century chapel in Harrogate, North Yorkshire on June 6, 2008.

They then announced the pregancy in March.

Natalie, joined Emmerdale in 2010 as barmaid Alicia Gallagher, describing the role as "a dream come true". 

The TV favourite has also starred in Wire in the Blood, Holby City and Daziel and Pascoe.

She and her 40-year-old husband spoke exclusively to HELLO! about their new arrival and said that their priorty "as parents will be making sure our child feels loved".

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