EastEnders legend Jake Wood, famous for his time playing Max Branning on the BBC One soap, has been showing off the set for his latest venture in London’s West End.
The Walford star has been on a break from EastEnders since February this year and has thrown himself into his new spooky play 2:22 A Ghost Story, which opens at the Noel Coward Theatre this month.
Starring alongside popstar Lily Allen in the play, Jake received a wealth of support under his latest Instagram post where he showed off a sneak peak of the set.
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Jake posted the series of photos and videos to his Instagram on Saturday (August 1), clearly showing his excitement with the first performance of his play this Tuesday (August 3).
Posing next to a promotional poster of himself, Jake also shared a video of the outside of the theatre, with all the advertising for the play up on walls.
There was a snap of dressing room number nine which has been reserved for the former EastEnders star.
Finally there was an intriguing sneak peak of the set inside the theatre looking out towards the stalls, giving fans a little insight into what they can expect if they plan to go and see Jake this month.
He captioned the post: “Such an exciting day getting into the theatre for the first time yesterday. Sh*t just got real @222aghoststory “.
In the comments Jake was on the receiving end of plenty of support, both from fans as well as celebrity mates of his.
Denise van Outen, herself a star of the stage wrote: “So exciting! Can’t wait to see it”.
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EastEnders co-star Jo Joyner wrote: “Buzzing for you!” Along with a pair of praise hands.
One fan shared their support: “You’ll be amazing!! Enjoy!!! Xx”
“Booked tickets and cannot wait”, another added.
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