The former Hollyoaks actress, 40, who was axed for the soap for launching an account on the racy subscription site, insisted it's allowed her to have 'freedom and control' over the content she shares online.
Sharing the insight into her decision in an Instagram Q and A, Sarah also gave fans a taster of what they can expect from her account, by posting a jaw-dropping snap clad in skimpy lingerie.
Candid: Sarah Jayne Dunn, 40, has revealed her family are '100%' supporting her decision to join OnlyFans as she set pulses racing with a lingerie-clad snap
Asked whether they should join her on OnlyFans, Sarah answered with the sexy snap, using the question box to preserve her modesty, along with a link for her followers to sign up to the platform.
The former soap star was then asked how her family reacted to her decision to join OnlyFans, with the star responding they are fulling backing the career move.
She said: 'My husband, family and friends are 100% behind me, I'm happy and it's given me freedom and control, why wouldn't they support that?'
Proud: The former Hollyoaks actress (pictured with Jonathan and their son Stanley) insisted it's allowed her to have 'freedom and control' over the content she shares online
Views: Speaking to her followers during an Instagram Q and A, Sarah was asked whether her loved ones support her choice to join OnlyFans
Sarah had earlier been asked how she was feeling since being dropped from her long-running role on Hollyoaks for signing up to OnlyFans.
When one fan asked: 'How do you feel since not working for Hollyoaks anymore?', Sarah replied: 'Free.'
Another follower questioned: 'If Hollyoaks had of let you stay regardless of