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Gareth Gates went a little overboard on the fake tan at last night's NTAs
The 32-year-old former Pop Idol winner attended the star-studded ceremony to support his Coronation Street girlfriend Faye Brookes; who ended up bagging the Newcomer award.
However, despite the pair dressing to impress on the red carpet, all talk turned to Gareth's noticeable golden hue.
Gareth was by his other half's side as the pair posed for photographers, with the singer looking dapper in a black suit and tie, while Faye looked as stunning as ever in an embellished glittering crop top and matching floor-length skirt.
Gareth posed on the red carpet alongside his Corrie girlfriend Faye Brookes
Gareth helped Faye with the trail on her gown
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The ITV soap scooped the coveted gong 22 years after the award show first hit TV screens, beating their rivals Coronation Street, Eastenders and Hollyoaks to win the acclaimed award after a year of terrific storylines.
Danny Miller (who plays Aaron Dingle) punched the air as he heard the announcement then threw his arm up in a dab dance move whilst the shell-shocked cast and crew took to the stage.
Jeff Hordley (Cain Dingle) spoke on behalf of Emmerdale, telling the crowd: “Thank you so much."
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He continued: "This is a first for us. This is a first and we are so, so grateful and thank you to everyone who voted – it means a lot.”
After a year filled off tragic disasters, dramatic storylines and a shock turn of events in the Yorkshire Dales, fans were thrilled that the soap had finally earned some recognition.
Viewers took to social media to share their delight, with many people saying the big win was “well deserved".