Catherine praises her hot co-star

Catherine Tyldesley must have had a fun time with Michelle Keegan at the British Soap Awards 2014 last night.

The actress, who plays factory worker Eva Price in Coronation Street, complimented co-star Michelle on Twitter and sent her an adorable picture of a little dog after the do.

‘@michkeegan #babes great to see u gorg xxx,’ Tweeted Catherine, 30.

Michelle, 26, had a successful night at the event in London, having picked up the Sexiest Female gong for the 6th year in a row.

Corrie scooped a total of nine awards, including Best Actor and Best Actress for David Neilson and Julie Hesmondhalgh, and Catherine was thrilled by their achievements.

‘Such a great night for my Corrie family!!! Massive well done @juliehes and David,’ the pretty blonde wrote.

‘So deserved!!! What a team xxxx’

Catherine looked stunning at the ceremony in a fitted coral dress and posed for a cute photo with her new man Tom Pitfield shortly after arriving.

‘@TP_PTfitness #soapawards with him indoors 🙂 xxx,’ the actress posted.

Watch the British Soap Awards on Sunday 25 May at 8.15pm on ITV.

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