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Kara Tointon turns lingerie model for Asda

Kara Tointon turns lingerie model for Asda
Kara Tointon turns lingerie model for Asda (Image credit: PA)

Kara Tointon has stripped off to reveal a new line of underwear for a supermarket chain. The former EastEnders actress, who played Dawn Swann in the soap, posed for pictures wearing Asda's autumn/winter underwear line created by Ultimo boss Michelle Mone. Kara said: "Wearing gorgeous lingerie is an instant pick-me-up and always makes you feel confident and feminine." The new lingerie line - Michelle for George (opens in new tab) - was launched in stores this weekend. Click here to watch's weekly soaps video preview, the Soap Scoop (opens in new tab) Get EastEnders storylines first! Sign up to receive our EastEnders Extra newsletter (opens in new tab)

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