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Nikki Ann Sanderson is an English actress and former glamour model who is known for playing Candice Stowe in the television soap opera Coronation Street, Dawn Bellamy in Heartbeat and Maxine Minniver in Hollyoaks. Wikipedia
Hollyoaks star Nikki Sanderson is dating former Emmerdale actor Anthony Quinlan, according to reports.
The pair are said to have struck up an affair last year following Nikki, 37,’s split from ex Greg Whitehurst in 2020 and her relationship with Anthony, also 37, has since “gone from strength to strength”.
The Sun reports: ‘Nikki and Anthony go to the same gym and they’re really fit, so they teamed up for that.
MailOnline has contacted both Nikki and Anthony’s representatives for comment.
Nikki and her ex Greg split in July 2020 after five years together, while Anthony’s exes include Michelle Keegan, who he split from in 2008, and Strictly’s Dianne Buswell, who Anthony dated from 2017 to 2018.
Nikki and Greg Whitehurst (pictured) split while on lockdown after five years together
Speaking about her split from the Daily Star in 2018, Anthony said: “We’re still really good friends, it’s just that distance played a part.”
‘There were all these rumors about the Strictly curse, but it wasn’t that.’
Nikki broke the news of her and Greg’s split to The Sun in 2020 and said that they remain friends, although the publication claimed that she has since joined the dating app Bumble.
Explaining what happened, she revealed: ‘Sadly, Greg and I have decided to part ways. We remain friends and wish each other the best in the future.
She previously confirmed in a statement to MailOnline that they got together shortly after he split from Sarah.
‘I have known Greg and his family for many years. Greg’s marriage ended in January, it was a very difficult time for him during which all of his friends and family supported him,” Nikki explained.
Nikki has played Maxine Minniver on Hollyoaks since 2012 and has proven her acting prowess by receiving Best Actress nominations at the 2014 and 2015 British Soap Awards.
The actress also appeared on Coronation Street from 1999 to 2005, where she played Candice Stowe in 397 episodes.