But meeting a new woman didn’t come easily to the actor, he told Antonella Lazzeri at The Sun on Sunday: ‘It took me a long, long time to get over what happened; it was the lowest I’d ever been.
She graduated from the University of Warwick and had one of her first roles on the BBC soap opera East Enders in 2000.
She released an exercise DVD called Hannah Waterman's Body Blitz in 2009.
On 7 January 2007 she won the second series of the BBC's Just the Two of Us game show singing with Marti Pellow.
She has been seen in an episode of the Afternoon Play series on BBC1, in an acclaimed run of Alan Ayckbourn's Round and Round the Garden at the Theatre Royal, Windsor and as a contestant on Sky One's Cirque de Celebrité.
On 2 September 2006 in a country church on Dartmoor Waterman married another former East Enders co-star Ricky Groves, who played Garry Hobbs.