He has captured the hearts of thousands of females across the country, as the hunky Captain Ross in popular BBC drama Poldark.And Aidan Turner no doubt delighted his admirers on Wednesday - after it emerged he has split from his girlfriend Nettie Wakefield.The pair reportedly “drifted”, but ended their six month relationship ‘amicably’.“They’ve drifted and things have cooled off but there are no hard feelings.
We have watched it together and he’s very proud.’ Ben Atkinson is a rider for Atkinson Action Horses based in East Yorkshire and is Aidan Turner’s riding body double.
Eleanor, 22, has been seeing stunt rider Ben Atkinson, 21, for a while now and the pair are said to be smitten.
They met on the set last April, while she filmed scenes as Demelza, and she was said to have been impressed with his stunts. And he”s incredibly proud of his girlfriend’s work.
One month prior to his first appearance with Nettie, the Irish actor had been spotted smooching another pretty brunette in the West End, who was later revealed as high-flying executive Tara Derakshan.
The flings followed his long-term relationship with fellow actress Sarah Greene, 32, who he split from two years ago.