EastEnders cast reunite to celebrate actor Rudolph Walker’s 80th birthday in style

EastEnders cast reunite to celebrate actor Rudolph Walker’s 80th birthday in style

Former EastEnders stars were reunited this weekend as they celebrated actor Rudolph Walker’s 80th birthday in Hackney. The sprightly star has played the role of Patrick Trueman in the long-running soap since 2001. He actually turned 80 on September 28 but chose to celebrate the milestone birthday a few weeks late. Belated celebrations were held […]

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Soap stars who now work normal jobs - from Katie Jarvis to Jeremy Edwards

Soap stars who now work normal jobs – from Katie Jarvis to Jeremy Edwards

We recently discovered that Katie Jarvis, who played Hayley Slater in EastEnders, has quit acting to work a very normal job. She works as a security guard in Romford’s B&M store, and said: “I’ve taken a step back from acting. “I’ve got a job and I’m looking after my kids.” But which other former soap […]

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Former EastEnders star Sam Strike reveals his new 'bad boy' look on Instagram

Former EastEnders star Sam Strike reveals his new ‘bad boy’ look on Instagram

Former Eastenders actor Sam Strike has replaced his wholesome image with a new bad boy look. The 25-year-old, who played Danny Dyer’s son Johnny, first appearance in the soap on Boxing Day 2013. However he left a year later and was replaced with Waterloo star Ted Reilly in April 2016. Sam has posted image of […]

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Barbara Windsor makes rare public appearance to wish Chris Evans good luck with charity marathon

Barbara Windsor makes rare public appearance to wish Chris Evans good luck with charity marathon

Dame Barbara Windsor has made a rare public appearance as she battles with Alzheimer’s disease. The 82-year-old EastEnders actress filmed a video wishing good luck to her friend Chris Evans, who is running a marathon in Amsterdam. He’s doing this to raise money for Dementia Revolution, a campaign set up set up by the Alzheimer’ […]

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Emmerdale's Charley Webb pays tribute to 'beautiful soul' Leah Bracknell

Emmerdale’s Charley Webb pays tribute to ‘beautiful soul’ Leah Bracknell

Charley Webb has paid tribute to friend Leah Bracknell after her tragic death. Former Emmerdale star Leah has lost her battle with lung cancer, it was announced yesterday. After hearing the news, Charley, who has played Debbie Dingle in the ITV soap since 2002, paid a touching tribute to her co-star. Sharing a picture of […]

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Leah Bracknell's husband Jez Hughes' inspiring journey by beloved wife's side

Leah Bracknell’s husband Jez Hughes’ inspiring journey by beloved wife’s side

Leah Bracknell ‘s devoted husband was with her every step of the way throughout her brave battle with cancer. The former Emmerdale star, who has tragically died at age 55, and her author partner Jez Hughes, 44, married in March, last year, after she discovered her treatment had stopped working. Leah, who was famous for […]

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Corrie's Jack P Shepherd hit with fine by ITV bosses for hair transplant plugs

Corrie’s Jack P Shepherd hit with fine by ITV bosses for hair transplant plugs

Corrie bosses gave star Jack P Shepherd the hairdryer treatment and fined him “a couple of thousand” for plugging his transplant clinic. The actor, David Platt in the ITV soap, got a warning after breaking strict advertising rules. Bosses were furious when the 31-year-old – who is on £250,000 a year – released a video […]

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Adam Thomas parties with pregnant Lucy Mecklenburgh and ex-Emmerdale castmates

Adam Thomas parties with pregnant Lucy Mecklenburgh and ex-Emmerdale castmates

Former Emmerdale star Adam Thomas was joined by his soap pals to celebrate the launch of his swanky new bar in Manchester on Thursday night. Joining Adam was his brother Ryan Thomas , a former Coronation Street star, and his pregnant fiancee Lucy Meck as they opened The Spin Bar and Restaurant in Gatley. Lucy […]

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Danny Dyer slammed by 'articulate and well brought up' kids for swearing habit

Danny Dyer slammed by ‘articulate and well brought up’ kids for swearing habit

Danny Dyer has said that his children have had enough of his swearing at home and regularly tell him off because they are “well brought up kids”. The 42-year-old EastEnders star also said that his expletive-laden acceptance speech at the National Television Awards (NTAs) in January was his “alpha male” way of counter-balancing his emotional […]

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EastEnders' real life curse with two murders, drug addiction, sex abuse and death

EastEnders’ real life curse with two murders, drug addiction, sex abuse and death

EastEnders has been bringing drama to the residents of Albert Square for almost 35 years, but the dark side of the soap has seen its stars suffer more than their fair share of tragedy. One of the original castmembers, Sandy Ratcliff, died in April aged 70 and an inquest into her death was held in […]

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