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Thursday 5th December 2019

Coronation Street's Alexandra Mardell wows fans with stunning new look

She didn't get that done in Audrey's salon!

Coronation Street's Alexandra Mardell is no stranger to showing off a dramatic hair transformation and she's gone and done it again with her latest Instagram snap. 

The usually blonde, curly haired actress has donned what appears to be a sleek black wig as she glammed up for a night out at The Ivy in Manchester.

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Staircase snaps 📸 @theivymanchester @femmeluxefinery @s8eyecandy #letsgetwiggy #luxegal #femmeluxe

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Fans rushed to comment, with many cries of: "Love your hair," with someone saying: "Love your hair straight."

Another added: "Didn't even recognise you. You look absolutely stunning!"

"Wowwwwwwww Beautiful Beautiful Beautiful Beautiful Beautiful Beautiful Beautiful ❤️," cried someone else.

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It's not the first time the 25-year-old star - who plays trainee crimper Emma Brooker in the Weatherfield soap - has changed up her look.

Earlier this year she attended a performance of musical Annie sporting a strawberry blonde bob.

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Sharing a snap of her 'date night' on Instagram, the soap favourite hinted her new 'do was in fact a wig.

"Trying to be Annie in @hairarvina," she noted in the caption.

Fans were blown away by the head-turning style choice, hailing the Audrey's apprentice actress as "gorgeous".

A trip to the theatre for Alexandra (Credit: Instagram/alexandramardell)

"Your hair really looks fabulous like this!" commented one follower on Instagram.

"Oh wow, I didn't recognise you! You look stunning," added another.

Didn't even recognise you. You look absolutely stunning!

A third enthused: "Your hair looks insane!"

The curls Alexandra and Emma are known for having (Credit:

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Unlucky-in-love character Emma first appeared on the cobbles in April 2018, having a brief fling with David Platt as he struggled with his rape ordeal.

Since then the sweet-natured hair salon hopeful has been romanced by Chesney Brown - but lost him to Gemma Winter.

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