Jacqueline Jossa dazzles on red carpet at Inside Soap Awards


Jacqueline Jossa looked sleek and sophisticated as she picked up her sexiest female gong at the Inside Soap Awards.

The EastEnders beauty wore a black dress for the glitzy ceremony at the Hippodrome in London.

She teamed it with an elegant up do.

Jacqueline Jossa (Ian West/PA)
Jacqueline Jossa (Ian West/PA)

Many of soap's best known faces were on the carpet, including Corrie's Kym Marsh.

She wore a low-cut black trouser suit with a shiny statement belt to the event, which saw her soap clinch four awards.

Kym Marsh (Ian West/PA)
Kym Marsh (Ian West/PA)

One actress who veered away from black was Persephone Swales-Dawson.

The Hollyoaks actress, who bagged the best bad girl prize, stood out on the carpet in a brightly patterned dress.

Persephone Swales-Dawson  (Ian West/PA)
Persephone Swales-Dawson (Ian West/PA)

Chelsee Healey was among the attendees, looking trim in a peach trouser suit with a scarf around her neck, and with her long dark hair tied back.

Chelsee Healey  (Ian West/PA)
Chelsee Healey (Ian West/PA)

Emmerdale won four awards, including the top gong - best soap.

The cast were clearly thrilled to have pipped their rivals to the coveted trophy.

Emmerdale (Ian West/PA)
Emmerdale (Ian West/PA)

In the style stakes, Faye Brooks was a frontrunner.

The star showed off her enviable curves in her skintight red gown and strappy heals.

Faye Brookes  (Ian West/PA)
Faye Brookes (Ian West/PA)

Strictly was well-represented, with Ore Oduba and Joanne Clifton taking time out from rehearsals for a little glitz and glamour.

They couldn't resist showing off some of their moves as they posed for pictures.

Ore Oduba and Joanne Clifton (Ian West/PA)
Ore Oduba and Joanne Clifton (Ian West/PA)