Denise Fox (Diane Parish) faces a difficult Christmas in EastEnders as she not only has to face her ex-husband and serial killer Lucas Johnson (Don Gilet), but also her daughter Chelsea Fox is back

It’s been a while since we’ve seen Chelsea on our screens and now that she is being played by a new actress, here is all you need to know who is playing her and why the previous actress left the role :

Chelsea is now played by Zaraah Abrahams Zaraah has appeared on numerous shows over the years, including on Coronation Street as Joanne Jackson, but she is probably best known for playing Michaela White in the BBC One school drama Waterloo Road

Actress Tiana Benjamin originally played Chelsea, but left the role ten years ago when she wanted to continue her career

Interestingly, Chelsea left Albert Square to live with her grandmother because she did not want to be known as the daughter of a murderer When Denise sees Chelsea and Lucas together, how will she react?

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World News – GB – Who plays Chelsea Fox in EastEnders and why is it a new actress?