Only in !: Ray Quinn"s secret Barbados wedding

Only in !: Ray Quinn

This is the moment telly favourite Ray Quinn secretly married his fellow West End stage co-star on a beach in Barbados.

Ray, 23, tells ! of his wedding to actress Emma Stephens, 26: “I”m so lucky to have Emma. The dress, I had to catch my breath. I”ve never seen a more beautiful bride.”

And the 2009 Dancing on Ice champ revealed they had extra reason to celebrate as Emma is expecting their first baby.

“We were thrilled when we found out,” says Emma, who is due on July 24. “We”re deeply in love and having a baby together feels so right.”

Emma, who was barefoot and dressed in a flowing ivory wedding dress for the marriage, met Ray when they starred in Grease together four years ago.

She added of the wedding: “When Ray slipped the platinum and diamond ring on my finger, there were tears of happiness in my eyes. I saw other holidaymakers watching us – they gave us a round of applause.”

“In his speech Ray vowed “I”m going to look after you forever and can”t wait to spend the rest of my life with you”. That really choked me up.”