Coronation Street’s Kimberly Hart-Simpson turns heads in a loud co-ord set as she enjoys a boozy reunion with co-star Rob Mallard
She recently split from Shane Finlayson after a six-month whirlwind romance.
And on Thursday night, Kimberly Hart-Simpson, 34, turned heads in a loud co-ord set as she enjoyed a boozy reunion with her Coronation Street co-star, Rob Mallard, 29.
The Celebs Go Dating star slipped into a black and white animal print jacket and matching trousers for a drink at Manchester’s Dockyard Pub.
Wild Thing: On Thursday night, Kimberly Hart-Simpson, 34, caught the eye in a loud co-ord set as she enjoyed a boozy reunion with her Coronation Street co-star Rob Mallard, 29
Kimberley paired her statement combo with a black cami and a pair of white Stan Smith sneakers.
Her brunette extensions were styled in effortless waves and she opted for a bronzed makeup look while accessorizing with gold earrings.
Kimberly’s night out comes after she revealed she’s looking for love on Instagram following her breakup with stripper Shane Finlayson.
The actress has now said she’s open to slipping into people’s direct messages, adding “if you see someone you like and want to know if they’re available.”
Edgy: The Celebs Go Dating star slipped into a black and white animal print jacket and matching pants for drinks at Manchester’s Dockyard Pub
The ex: The star recently split from her Celebs Go Dating co-star Shane Finlayson (pictured) after a six-month romance, and has now said she’s open to sliding into people’s DMs
On social media, Kimberley said, “Instagram is a great way to meet people and it’s become a bit of a dating app.”
Speak with The mirror On her quest for romance, the actress – who plays sex worker Nicky Wheatley in the ITV soap – explained: ‘I know quite a few people who have met on Instagram.
“I think it’s common now. I would approach a boy or a girl – anyone. If I really like someone, I’ll put myself out there.”
Search for love: Last month, the Corrie star revealed that she has turned to Instagram to find love
Break-up: Kimberly confirmed she was divorced from Shane last month and shared an announcement with her followers
She also revealed that she was on the celebrity dating app Raya as well as Tinder and an unnamed dating site before switching to the photo-sharing app.
Kimberly also joked that she’s not afraid of rejection and joked, “I’m used to always being rejected as an actor.”
Last month, the TV star took to her Instagram stories to announce in a statement that she had split from Shane, saying their busy work schedules led to the decision.
Farewell: The Coronation Street actress took to her Instagram stories in May to announce the news in a statement, saying their busy work schedules led to the split
Kimberly, who played escort Nicky Wheatley on the soap, met Shane on E4’s dating show and officially went on Instagram with him in February.
Her statement read: “After six months of dating, Shane and I have decided to separate. We are proud of our journey and respect each other immensely. The show was the best experience.
“Our journey after that even better, but with the distance between us, work commitments and limitations can of course take its toll.”
Former Flames: Kimberly met Shane on Celebs Go Dating and officially went on Instagram with him in February, during the series’ final episode they declared their love for each other
Kimberly thanked fans for their support since the couple’s appearance on the dating show, concluding: ‘Thank you for the love you’ve given us, it hasn’t been in vain. XX’
During the series finale, Kimberly and Shane had previously declared their love for each other.
The soap star recently spoke about her experience on Celebs Go Dating, referring to her time on the reality series as “unbelievable” because she was able to find a lover.
Former role: Kimberly was best known for her lead role as Nicky Wheatley in Coronation Street