Hollyoaks resident Diane Hutchinson finally found out the identity of her unborn child during Friday's first-look episode on E4.
The expecting mum was left devastated as she learned that her ultrasound scan had been cancelled.
She told sister-in-law Verity Hutchinson (Eva O'Hara) that she was struggling to sleep and was desperate to find out the identity of her baby's father.
Verity came up with a plan to help Diane find out if the baby belonged to Tony Hutchinson (Nick Pickard) or Edward Hutchinson (Joe McGann).
They tracked down Misbah Maalik (Harvey Virdi) who subsequently went through Diane's medical record from when she was in a coma.
This ultimately proved that Edward is the father of Diane's child.
Viewers at home were left gobsmacked as the pregnant woman received the paternity result.
Taking to Twitter, one fan penned: "OMG Edward is the father of Diane baby."
A second person posted: "OMG Edward is the dad."
While a third viewer wrote: "Poor Diane. Is she going to tell Tony?"
Diane first discovered she was pregnant last month, but resolved to keep it quiet it until she found out who the father is.
She began her relationship with Edward when Tony was locked up in a pig farm.
However, Tony returned and she went straight back into his arms, leaving Edward out to get revenge on his son.
Edward died recently but it appears that he's still causing issues for the family he left behind.
Verity vowed to keep Diane's secret and even played along when Tony (Nick Pickard) found the pregnancy test by claiming it was hers.
However, the young woman has been struggling under the pressure of lying to boyfriend Sami Maalik (Rishi Nair), as he now believes he’s about to become a dad.
Diane told Verity that she could tell Sami the truth when she knew for certain who the dad is.
The pregnant woman found out the news she's been waiting for and was left distraught.
She even considered having an abortion and keeping quiet so that Tony never found out that she was pregnant with his brother or sister.
Tony surprised Diane with a Valentine’s vow renewal at The Hutch, later in the episode and she broke down in tears.
She came clean and finally Tony about her pregnancy, and he was delighted at the prospect of becoming a dad again but his reaction quickly changed as she revealed that Edward is the father of the child.
Will Diane go through with the abortion or will Tony learnt to accept his wife is pregnant with his sibling?
Hollyoaks airs weekdays on Channel 4 at 6.30pm followed by first-look episodes on E4 at 7pm
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