Coronation Street's Shayne Ward Romantically Linked To Hollyoaks Star 5 years ago

Coronation Street's Shayne Ward Romantically Linked To Hollyoaks Star

It sounds like there could be a new couple in soapland as Shayne Ward and Hollyoaks actress Sophie Austin are said to be dating.

According to The Mirror, they been spotted together at a number of charity events.

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They are thought to have been friends for some time and have chatted on Twitter openly but their relationship is believed to have taken a romantic turn when Sophie split with her husband Graeme Rooney.

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Speaking about the split last week, Sophie said: "Very sadly, my husband and I separated a little while ago.

"The breakdown of any long-term relationship is always difficult and this is no exception.

"We’ve been best friends for so many years and I will always care for him dearly".