The 40-year-old actress, who joined the cast of Emmerdale last year, conveyed the urgency of her request to her 7,792 followers when she uploaded a picture of a foldable chair bed. “Right. I need help,” she said. “Can anyone from #Leeds tell me where I can buy one of these? Like today?”
Fans of the ITV soap flocked to the comments section to offer they advice, with one saying: “The one in the picture is from Amazon, but I know they sell plain chair beds in Argos.”
“I’d say Argos too,” another chipped in. “Two stores in Leeds city centre.”
“Hi I’m Leeds, try Chiltern Mills? They do cushions etc.?” a fourth suggested, as a fifth said: “They have them online at Easy, eBay, Amazon and Wanthai Wellness. But I’m guessing you can’t wait that long.”
The Maya Stepney actress previously addressed the reality of being an actor when she shared a post from Les Misérables star Michael Jibson, 38, with her 4,648 Twitter followers.
The letter, in which he spoke about rejection, said: “A three month process of auditions for a life changing job and you wait, knowing you know you’ve been shortlisted.
“Today I get the call saying the role is on offer to someone else. This is what makes us actors — we cope with rejection.
Louisa Clein: Emmerdale's Maya Stepney asked fans for help on Instagram (Image: INSTAGRAM • LOUISA CLEIN • ITV)
Louisa Clein: Emmerdale's Maya Stepney actress posted a picture of a chair bed on Instagram (Image: INSTAGRAM • LOUISE CLEIN)
“Onwards, upwards. Hang in there guys,” he added.
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