Gemma Merna lands dream role on Coronation Street


Gemma Merna's new role

Gemma Merna, best known for her role as Carmel McQueen in Hollyoaks, is set to join Coronation Street as Adam Barlow's latest love interest. The actress, 40, shared her excitement about the new role, revealing that it has been a dream of hers for over a decade.

Exciting announcement

Gemma couldn't contain her excitement as she shared the news with her fans on social media. She expressed her joy at finally being able to walk the cobbles of Coronation Street, a childhood dream come true for the Manchester native.

Rebecca's debut

Gemma teased her character, Rebecca, and hinted at an upcoming storyline where she will be portrayed as one of lawyer Adam's clients who falls for his charms. Fans can expect to see Gemma on their screens in the coming weeks.

Congratulations from famous friends

Following the announcement, Gemma's famous friends from the entertainment industry rushed to congratulate her on the new role. Messages of support poured in from Brooke Vincent, Catherine Tyldesley, and Stuart Manning.

From soap star to yoga instructor

After her time on Hollyoaks, Gemma transitioned to becoming a yoga instructor and the founder of Mind & Wellness. She is known for her tough yet rewarding yoga classes, where she helps people focus on their breathing and physical well-being.

Image Source: Gemma Merna Instagram

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