Corrie’s Brooke Vincent welcomes first child and reveals unique name

Lovely news for the actress

Brooke Vincent

by Alex Ross |

Just weeks after her final scenes aired in Coronation Street, actress Brooke Vincent has welcomed her first child into the world with her boyfriend Kean Bryan, a healthy baby boy.

Brooke confirmed the news on social media today, revealing she welcomed a baby boy called Mexx S J Bryan into the world on Wednesday 23rd October at 8.14am.

The actress wrote, "On Wednesday 23rd October at 8.14am Our Baby Boy Arrived. Mexx S J Bryan, you complete us 🌍💙."

Brooke then delighted her fans further, sharing another adorable snap of baby Mexx and her partner Kean.

She simply wrote, "My Two 🌍."

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Brooke's friends and fans were quick to congratulate the couple on their new arrival. Lucy Mecklenburgh wrote, "Omg wow 🙌🏽❤️🥰 congratulations x", with Kym Marsh adding, "Beautiful 😍😍😍."

Sophie Austin then wrote, "Huge congratulations lovely x."

Brooke, who has played the role of Sophie Webster on the popular soap since 2004, first announced she was pregnant back in April 2019. Revealing her happy news to OK! Magazine, Brooke said, "I'm beside myself with happiness."

The actress later wrote on Instagram, "Sometimes, every once in a while, something happens that makes you believe in the true meaning of magic⭐️Our Baby B⭐️We are so excited to be your Mummy & Daddy💫❣️."

The popular soap star later hosted her 'baby brunch' in August, where she was surrounded by her close friends and family, as well as her boyfriend Kean.

Sharing a number of snaps from the cute event, Brooke wrote, "We Have So Many People Who Love Us Baby, I Will Never Be Short Of Advice & You Will Never Be Short Of Cuddles ✨💛."

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Speaking to OK! Magazine during her pregnancy, Brooke revealed admitted she believed she was having a baby boy, but the couple didn't want to find out their baby's gender until the birth.

She added, "I always worried it wouldn't happen for me – I'm beside myself with happiness. I've been playing songs to the bump and sometimes I sit and cry about how much I love my baby! I've always wanted to be a mum, so I'm really excited."

Congratulations to Brooke and Kean on the birth of their baby! 👶

Brooke is currently on maternity leave from Coronation Street, but she's expected to return to the soap in 2020.

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