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Jill Halfpenny joins Wild at Heart

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Former Strictly Come Dancing champion Jill Halfpenny has signed up to head to South Africa for the ITV1 series Wild At Heart. She will play Fiona Lynch, who is intent on winning her husband, Ed, back after she left him for a younger man.

The ex-EastEnders actress, 36, who played Kate Mitchell in the BBC1 soap, joins Stephen Tompkinson, Dawn Steele, Hayley Mills and Deon Stewardson in the seventh series of the popular ITV1 drama, to be screened next year.

 

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