ITV Coronation Street’s Jude Riordan looks adorable on last day after being left ‘chuffed’ over career news
For an 11-year-old, Jude Riordan has had an eventful week. The Coronation Street actor, best known to viewers for his role as Sam Blakeman, posted two significant updates on Instagram.
The young soap star posted two photographs side by side on his parent-run Instagram profile on Wednesday (July 20), one depicting his first day of school some years prior and the other showing him as he was starting his final day of elementary school.
Jude wrote, “LAST DAY AT PRIMARY SCHOOL for me,” next to the sweet images. “So happy to leave the best school, but so sad to go on new experiences.
Today’s Leavers Assembly must be completed (send tissues to the Mother), then it’s a frantic dash to Corrie for the [filming].
Then he added a heartfelt note to his followers who were soon to graduate from high school, writing: “Good luck to all Year 6s leaving this week. HIGH SCHOOL CAN BE SMASHED BY US.
Rachel Leskovac, who portrayed Natasha Blakeman in the ITV soap, was one of the first to leave a comment for Jude. She wrote: “Lots of hugs all around and you do give the best hug.” And soon, admirers began sending the Corrie star heartfelt messages.
“Kid, it’s amazing how much you’ve accomplished before leaving primary school; you’re going places,” said @xenaprime.
So cute, as @beverleyw2211 noted. Jude, good luck with your new high school. “So glad to see you back on the cobblestones, Jude,” wrote @lilysomerford1. Good luck as you begin your high school career and enjoy your final day of primary school.
It comes a day after Jude gave his followers some more exciting news.
The actor from Brassic expressed his excitement at being nominated for a prize at an upcoming awards ceremony.
He wrote, “I am absolutely thrilled to learn I’m up for Best Young Performer at the Inside Soap Awards.
“AND Bella, my partner, is. If someone wants to vote for me, they can discover the link because I’ve included it in both my bio and my stories.
I appreciate the messages you have sent thus far. I’ve previously claimed to have the best supporters. I DO.” Once more, Jude’s supporters were ready to offer their support and express their admiration for him.
Well deserved to a really good actor, you’ll smash it and I’ll vote for you, tweeted @adele71819. The answer from @annedavis1909 was “You’ve got my vote, good luck.” “Good luck honey you won my vote,” @deb lou__ said. excellent actor “Very talented lad you definitely deserve it,” @fifitrixabel aspin commented.
On Tuesday, nominations for the major categories were formally announced. Coronation Street, EastEnders, Emmerdale, and Hollyoaks all received nominations, and all four are vying for the title of best soap opera overall.
Hard-hitting issues like Abi Webster’s fight for baby Alfie in Coronation Street, Ben’s rape and Jean’s bipolar disorder in EastEnders, and John Paul’s alcoholism in Hollyoaks are among the contenders for best storyline.
At the Inside Soap Awards 2022, viewers will also have the opportunity to vote on who should be named the greatest soap opera star of all time.
At the yearly ceremony, along with other well-known honors like best actor, best actress, best newcomer, and best villain, the title of All-Time Icon will be announced. The awards will resume as an in-person event in London in October, the show’s 30th anniversary, after two years of virtual ceremonies.