Lisa Riley unrecognisable as she announces filming project away from Emmerdale

Lisa Riley has taken to Instagram to discuss her upcoming career plans, describing them as a "REALLY good giggle."

The Emmerdale actress teased a new project in the pipeline, but didn't confirm what it could be, aside from the fact she was travelling down south to film something different to the soap.

She uploaded a picture to Instagram of herself in a pair of smart black glasses, her long dark hair worn down, with a big smile on her face.

READ MORE: Man wrongly called paedo by police killed himself – he just 'stole Greggs sausage roll'

The actress wore a light make up look, with a soft base, black eyeliner and mascara, finished off with a sweep of pale pink shimmery lipstick.

The actress is almost unrecognisable from her past appearance, after she lost half her body weight.

She slimmed down from a size 30 to a size 14, after making the decision in 2016 that she wanted to take care of her health.

After cutting out alcohol and junk food and working out more, Lisa shed a huge 12 stone, including 1.5 stone of excess skin.

She captioned the picture: "Just finished filming a lovely day in studio at emmerdale now on my way in the car, down south to film something else, for the day…..should be a REALLY good giggle, I’m looking forward for it."

Her followers left supportive messages in the comment section, with one saying: "You're A Little Ray Of Sunshine."

A second wrote: "You look stunning, Lisa X," and a third typing: "You look gorgeous xxxx."

For more of the latest showbiz news from Daily Star, make sure you sign up to one of our newsletters here.

However others wanted her to know they were missing her from the popular Yorkshire-based soap.

One wrote: "Can't wait to see mandy back in Emmerdale."

A second said: "Miss you in emmerdale it's not the same x", while a third added: "Miss Mandy in Emmerdale, but I hope you are keeping well x."

Lisa replied to one of the comments that read: "When are you back on Emmerdale you've not been in it for awhile", to which she responded: "middle of July."

READ NEXT:

  • Heiress blocked from inheriting dad's £7m fortune because she refuses to get a job

  • Joel Dommett's 'competitive pole dancing' past exposed during The One Show stint

  • Britain's most epic sheds from garden 'temple' to old school backyard boozer

  • Emmerdale viewers 'switch off' over constant 'distressing scenes' warnings on ITV soap

  • Iconic singers who became ghosts after death – eerie presence to spooky moving objects

Source: Read Full Article