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Hollyoaks' Jennifer Metcalfe shares first photo of her baby boy

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Hollyoaks actress Jennifer Metcalfe has shared an intriguing photo of her new baby

Hollyoaks star Jennifer Metcalfe has shared the first photo of her new son on social media.

The actress, who plays Mercedes McQueen in the Channel 4 soap, gave birth to the boy on last Tuesday.

She Instagrammed the photo captioned 'My boys'. Her parter is Geordie Shore star Greg Lake.

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The couple have not yet announced their son's name.

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