Gemma Atkinson posts first look at Hollyoaks comeback as she returns to set after 16 years away

GEMMA Atkinson has posted a first look at her Hollyoaks comeback as she returns after 16 years away.

Die aktrise, now a 36-year-old mum of one, shared a picture of her on the set as her character Lisa Hunter.

Gemma Atkinson posed alongside Zara Morgan star Kelly Condron on set of Hollyoaks

Gemma Atkinson posed alongside Zara Morgan star Kelly Condron on set of Hollyoaks
The actress left the soap 16 jare terug

The actress left the soap 16 jare terug

She posed in the very same house her on-screen family lived in over a decade ago.

Looking very different to her previous first day on the soap, Gemma posed alongside Zara Morgan star Kelly Condron and confessed that it feltvery but also felt so familiarto be back.

Sy het gese: “Short but sweet visit back to playing Lisa Hunter in @hollyoaksofficial What a trip down memory lane.

So different, yet so familiar. 22 years ago my career started at this place, on this set, in the ‘Huntershouse.

Forever Grateful for the wonderful memories, and for the fact there was no social media in those daysWe’d all be screwed! #goodtimes #memories #friendsforever.

Fans were thrilled to see Gemma back on set of the popular Channel 4 seep.

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Een het geskryf: “Mega… but that’s the Ashworth house! 😜 hope you had a good one being back x

'N Ander het gepos: “Gem you were awesome. Still got it! X

'N Derde gedeel: “Aww that staircase holds lots of very special memories ❤️. So excited for you both being back 🙌🙌🙌Xx

Appearing in an Instagram video alongside her co-stars on the programme, verduidelik sy: “I am nipping back to Hollyoaks.

Not long term unfortunately because I’ve got another job haven’t I? I’m stuck here.

Talking to her colleagues behind her she added: “When did I sign, it was months ago, wasn’t it? You’ve had to keep it quiet.

People’s response has been lovely so thank-you. But I’m not forgetting these, I’m still here.

The actress joined Hollyoaks in 2001 but quit in 2006 to pursue other TV work, including playing Tamzin Bayle in Casualty and Emmerdale‘s Carly Hope.

She also became a reality TV favourite, appearing on I’m A Celeb, Celebrity Masterchef, Soapstar Superstar and, in 2017, Kom streng dans.

Gemma now hosts a drivetime show on the Manchester-based Hits Radio.

Gemma is engaged to Strictly’s Gorka Márquez and the pair share a daughter called Mia, wat in gebore is 2019.

The actress was all smiles as she returned to the set of Hollyoaks

The actress was all smiles as she returned to the set of Hollyoaks
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