Shepherd was reunited with former fiancée Lauren Shippey on Monday afternoon, little more than three weeks after confirming they have ended their engagement.
The soap star joined Lauren and their two children – Nyla, eight, and four-year old Reuben – for a low-key Christmas lights launch at Gordon Riggs garden centre in Manchester.
Late last month, the Coldplay frontman said in a handful of interviews that the two are still "friends" and "very close." PHOTOS: Love lives of Glee stars Paltrow's new beau, meanwhile, also recently got out of a marriage.
Falchuk's wife of 10 years, Suzanne, filed for divorce in March 2013.
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Jack only confirmed his break-up with ex Lauren last month, but they had reportedly quietly split six months earlier.
The youngster from Hamilton, South Lanarkshire, was left distraught when she returned home from a trip to see her uncle in Canada without the toy.
Mother Lorraine said that when her daughter saw the video she spotted Basil straight away.
Speaking of the demise of the relationship, a source told The Sun: 'Jack and Lauren remain the best of friends and their main focus is the care of their children.'However, their friends and family are said to be not convinced on their break-up and believe they will sort through their differences because they're still 'so young.' Jack's relationship with Lauren has been a rocky one, with the actor cheating on her with sales executive Sammy Milewski during a one-night stand in 2010.She got him from a friend at around the same time we got our chocolate lab puppy, Archie.Eve takes Basil on holiday with her so she doesn't miss Archie as much, so he was a big loss.'I saw the video of all the toys on the carousel online and recognised Basil.David - who recently signed a new £200,000 deal to continue playing David Platt - mimicked Hanni's cool style in a form-fitting grey T-shirt and edgy black jeans.Their outing came just a day before Jack was pictured having lunch in Media City with his ex-girlfriend Lauren, with whom he shares two children; Nyla, eight, and Reuben, four.