By Joel Adams For Mailonline
Published: 11:24 BST, 12 September 2019 | Updated: 11:27 BST, 12 September 2019
EastEnders star Tracy Ann Oberman has opened up about the 'disgusting bullying' she has received online after fighting back at anti-Semitism in the Labour Party.
Oberman, 52, who played Chrissie Watts in EastEnders from 2004 to 2005, was previously a member of the party but left over the decision not to revoke Ken Livingstone's membership following allegations of antisemitism.
She has become a fearless fighter on Twitter against anti-Semitism but told Lorraine today the torrid abuse she has received for her troubles includes people even accusing her of lying about losing relatives in the Holocaust.
She said: 'The abuse was incredible. I had never had a single negative comment on Twitter. The abuse was prolific.
'It’s really interesting. I wanted to turn it into something positive so I got this podcast together called Trolled on how to deal with, effectively bullying.
'To be told "your family didn’t really die in the Holocaust, you made it up" - disgusting.'
She said the abuse went 'on and on'.
She and fellow celebrity campaigner Rachel Riley have received scant support from the party in