Getting up close and personal - and working at the same time - is a bit of a recipe for disaster in the world of telly. Here are some of the marriages to have suffered at the hands of this cruel mistress.
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The marriage of Emmerdale stars Peter Amory and Claire King (who starred as Claire and Chris Tate in the soap) came to end when King moved to London after landing a role in Bad Girls. Amory continued living up north and begun an affair with co-star Samantha Giles - who played Bernice Blackstock - with King only learning of the affair in a letter from Samantha’s husband. “It’s all water under the bridge now,” said King in 2014.