'Eastenders' Steve McFadden Becomes Dad Of Five As Girlfriend Karen Cairns 'Gives Birth To Baby Girl'

The newborn's name has also been revealed.

'Eastenders' actor Steve McFadden (a.k.a Phil Mitchell) has reportedly become a dad to his fifth child.

The 57-year-old's girlfriend Karen Cairns is said to have given birth to a baby girl named Frankie, according to The Sun.

"Steve and Karen are both over the moon with little Frankie," a source told the newspaper.

"Her pregnancy did come as a surprise, but now they are both really happy."

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This is McFadden's first child with Cairns.

The actor is already dad to Matt, 28, with former partner Sue Marshall; Teona, 19, and Mollie Jane, 12, with Angela Bostock; and Amelie, seven, with Rachel Sidwell.

The news comes just days after McFadden won an "Outstanding Achievement" award at the British Soap Awards 2016.

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