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Wednesday 23rd October 2019

Former Emmerdale actress Sandra Marvin announces latest role

Sandra recently left Emmerdale

Former Emmerdale actress Sandra Marvin has announced her latest role since leaving the soap.

Sandra, who played Jessie Dingle from 2017 until last month, posted the announced the news on her Twitter and Instagram account.

On Twitter she retweeted a tweet from Waitress The Musical's official Twitter page.

She wrote: "Absolutely thrilled to be joining the fabulous cast and team @WaitressLondon playing Becky from October 17th!

"Thank you so much for all your lovely messages! I'll get replying!

"I'm having so much fun already - Can't wait to meet ya'll in the diner very soon xx."

Sandra will be joining Strictly 2018 finalist and vlogger Joe Sugg, who is currently playing Ogie in the musical and X Factor and Eurovision star Lucie J0nes, who is playing Jenna.

This isn't Sandra's first role since leaving Emmerdale.

The actress also had a role in The Thunder Girls alongside Coronation Street's Beverley Callard, Loose Women's Coleen Nolan and former EastEnders actress Carol Harrison.

Absolutely thrilled to be joining the fabulous cast and team @WaitressLondon playing Becky from October 17th!

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Sandra's character Jessie only left Emmerdale last month after cheating on her husband Marlon Dingle.

After getting a job in Dubai, Jessie initially turned down the position.

However, she slept with her ex-husband Al Chapman and Marlon couldn't forgive her when she confessed her infidelity.

Sandra played Jessie in Emmerdale from 2017 till 2019 (Credit: ITV)

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Despite telling Marlon she loved him and wanted to be with him, he was heartbroken and ended their relationship.

Jessie took the job in Dubai and left shortly afterwards.

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