Name the Midwife Star Olly Rix Ends Relationship with Girlfriend After 7 Years – Just like Onscreen Counterpart Helen George

CALL the Midwife TV star Olly Rix has break up from his long-term associate — identical to his on-screen missus.

The actor, 36,, who stars as good-looking  businessman Matthew Aylward, and his  make-up artist girlfriend Natasha  Fagri broke up after seven years of relationship.

Name The Midwife star Olly Rix has break up from make-up artist girlfriend Natasha Fagri after seven years collectivelyCredit score: instagram

Helen George has also announced her relationship with partner Jack Ashton is now over

Helen George has additionally introduced her relationship with associate Jack Ashton is now overCredit score: Splash

Olly and Helen's characters Matthew and Trixie are married on the hit BBC show

Olly and Helen’s characters Matthew and Trixie are married on the hit BBC presentCredit score: Splash

The information  comes after his co-star Helen George, 39,  who performs his  spouse nurse Trixie Franklin on the hit BBC1 interval drama, introduced final weekend her relationship together with her 36-year-old associate Jack Ashton was over.

A supply mentioned: “Olly and Natasha had been very blissful collectively for a very long time, however finally drifted aside as a result of work commitments.

“They’ve numerous respect for one another  and share custody of their  pet canine.

“They’re each busy with work and specializing in their future and totally different tasks.”

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Followers watched in February as Olly and Helen’s on-screen characters married in a  season finale.

The solid of the heart-warming present, set in  London’s hard-up East Finish in bygone a long time, just lately reunited to movie sequence 13.

An insider mentioned: “Tongues have been wagging on set with two of the present’s greatest stars now single.

“Helen and Olly are supportive of one another and devoted to their roles on the drama.”

Beforehand, Olly described glimpsing Helen in her white gown in the course of the marriage ceremony scene as a “heart-stopping second” after managing to keep away from seeing her earlier than cameras began rolling.

Showing on ITV’s Lorraine, he mentioned: “It was a busy day and much and plenty of folks within the church and there wasn’t a lot time to place a plan in place however I did all the things I might to ensure I didn’t see Helen earlier than she arrived on set.

“I had no concept what the gown was going to appear to be. I spoke to the blokes dropping us down there and I mentioned, ‘Please be sure that we don’t cross paths, I don’t need to see her till I see her strolling down the aisle.’

“And, amazingly, it labored and it was a little bit of a heart-stopping second.”

Helen, switching from her character’s blonde hair to brunette,  was pictured final week in London  carrying a pink gingham  gown  — with a restoration boot on after a stage harm — strolling her canine.

Olly was seen strolling close to his  residence chatting on his cell.

Talking about marriage earlier this yr in an interview in regards to the marriage ceremony storyline, Olly advised Digital Spy: “I don’t imply to talk ailing of anyone, however as I grow old, I have a look at folks, and I believe, ‘You’re not married to the proper individual.

“You’ve not had a household with the proper individual. You’re not relationship the proper individual.’ No matter.

“All of us type of compromise, and all of us cope with the truth that time’s working away. We play the hand we’re dealt.”

Helen, who had met actor Jack on the present, mentioned in an announcement final weekend: “Some months in the past, we separated. Our two stunning ladies stay the main target and I respectfully ask for privateness for this subsequent chapter.”

Helen had met partner Jack on the series when it began back in 2012

Helen had met associate Jack on the sequence when it started again in 2012Credit score: Getty

The actress, on the sequence because it started in 2012, met Jack when he joined two years later as vicar Tom Hereward.

Viewers noticed his character suggest to Trixie — however she ended the connection.

The pair fell for one another in actual life after travelling to South Africa to movie the 2016 Christmas particular. Daughter Wren was born in 2017, adopted by Lark in 2021.

BBC bosses have ordered two extra sequence of Name the Midwife, taking TV’s hottest drama into the Seventies and making certain the present stays on air till 2026.

The long-running present drew 8.5million viewers for its newest festive particular — second solely to the King’s speech on Christmas Day.

Discussing having job safety enjoying his Name the Midwife position Olly has mentioned: “In the mean time, all I’m interested by is Name the Midwife as a result of that’s in entrance of me, and I don’t know what the longer term holds. I don’t know if the present desires me till 2026.

“They won’t need to go there. I don’t know. One by no means actually is aware of however so far as I’m involved, I’m not searching for the following factor.”

In 2015, shortly after the breakdown of her earlier marriage, Helen starred on Strictly Come Dancing, partnered with Aljaž Škorjanec. The pair completed in sixth place.

Helen struggled with the limelight of starring on the BBC’s greatest leisure present.

She mentioned in  January of the expertise: “I used to be so naive. I nonetheless hadn’t advised a few of my household and pals that I used to be going by way of a divorce. I did shut down. I used to be exhausted, mentally and bodily.”

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Helen was capable of finding a silver lining, including: “In some bizarre, life-lesson means it was strengthening to undergo that chaotic interval. I received to know and like myself higher, as a result of I knew what I might take and what I might obtain.”

A spokeswoman for Olly mentioned: “Olly has no remark.”

Olly married Helen's on-screen character in a big series finale earlier this year

Olly married Helen’s on-screen character in a giant sequence finale earlier this yrCredit score: BBC

Olly described glimpsing Helen in her white dress during the wedding scene as a 'heart-stopping moment'

Olly described glimpsing Helen in her white gown in the course of the marriage ceremony scene as a ‘heart-stopping second’Credit score: Splash

Call the Midwife has been renewed for more series to run until at least 2026

Name the Midwife has been renewed for extra sequence to run till a minimum of 2026Credit score: BBC