He recently revealed his 'heartbreak' over his character Aidan Connor's suicide story, set to air on Coronation Street next week.
And Shayne Ward put on a brave face as she enjoyed a low-key walk with his daughter Willow May, one, in Alderley Edge, Cheshire on Thursday afternoon.
The X Factor winner, 33, flashed a thumbs up for the cameras as he looked every inch the doting father while carrying his child in a pushchair.
Casual: Shayne Ward put on a brave face as she enjoyed a low-key walk with his daughter Willow May, one, in Alderley Edge, Cheshire on Thursday afternooniPhone transfer software
The soap star opted for a casual look as he was clad in a biker leather jacket, with light blue skinny jeans.
Shayne injected a hint of sophistication into his look with a black V-neck top and a pair of tan brogues.
Looking comfortable in her stroller, the cute toddler - who Shayne shares with fiancée Sophie Austin - was wrapped up in a beige jacket, teamed with multi-coloured leggings and patent shoes.
Doting father: The X Factor winner, 33, opted for a casual look as he was clad in a biker leather jacket, with light blue skinny jeans during a casual stroll with his toddler
Shayne's casual outing comes after he admitted was 'heartbroken' to discover his character Aidan will commit suicide on Coronation Street.
Speaking on Tuesday's episode of This Morning, the actor became very emotional as he revealed his nerves over the storyline, but praised for ITV soap for tackling such a difficult and important issue on television.
Shayne's character Aidan will last been seen on the Cobbles on Monday, before his devastated father Johnny - played by Richard Hawley - discovers his dead body in a special hour-long episode on Wednesday.