Michelle Keegan admits she wants four kids with fiancé Mark Wright

Published Saturday, Mar 29 2014, 14:30 GMT  |  By  |  Add comment
Michelle Keegan has opened up about her plans after leaving Coronation Street - she wants to start a family with Mark Wright.

The actress, 26, is leaving Weatherfield behind in June when she leaves the soap after six years and moves on to new things - which she says includes having four kids with her TV star fiancé!

Mark Wright and Michelle Keegan arrive a Ruben Wood Creative Salon Launch Party 18/03/14

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Michelle told the Daily Mail's Femail that she's looking forward to a future with Mark and starting a family together.

Revealing she wants four babies, Michelle also told the newspaper: "My mum's told me how exhausting it is but when the time comes I'll be ready."

The National Television Awards 2014 (NTA's) held at the O2 Arena - Arrivals

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Michelle and Mark, 27, got engaged last September after a nine-month romance and plan to wed in 2015.

On getting hitched, Michelle says: "The idea of marriage is so appealing and with Mark I knew straight away."

Michelle Keegan as Tina McIntrye on Coronation Street


Admitting she has no work lined up after she leaves her role as Tina McIntyre, Michelle also says she'd like to follow in the footsteps of former Corrie stars Suranne Jones and Katherine Kelly by having a varied career.

She reveals: "I'd love to follow suit. I'd like to do a bit of drama, a bit of comedy. Lots of variation, ideally."

Michelle Keegan posts no make-up selfie in support of cancer charity, 22 March 2014

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Earlier this week, Mark sent another public declaration of love to Michelle on Twitter.

He said: "Having the privilege of saying 'goodnight I love you' to the most special girl in the world every night makes me feel so lucky. #smiling."

Sounds like Mark can't wait to start having little babies, too...

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