So That Explains It! Soap Actress Is Pregnant With First Baby 7 years ago

So That Explains It! Soap Actress Is Pregnant With First Baby

Actress Tameka Empson, who plays Eastenders Kim Fox, is pregnant with her first child.

The actress is currently on a break from the BBC soap, as fans will have noticed.

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According to Digitial Spy, the news was confirmed this evening by a source close to Tameka.

An EastEnders insider added: "Tameka is a firm favourite on set and everyone is thrilled for her."

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Kim pictured with her on-screen sister Denise Fox

Her absence has been explained by Kim meeting a new man and going to work on a cruise ship.

Kim is a popular character and Tameka has won the comedy prize at the Inside Soap Awards for the past three years, due to her comedic portrayal of the Fox sister.