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Fire Breaks Out On Eastenders Set

18th February 2015

Rescue teams were summoned to the set of U.K. soap opera Eastenders after a blaze broke out on Tuesday night (17Feb15).Bbc bosses are airing sections of the programme, which stars Human Traffic actor Danny Dyer,...

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Danny Dyer Auditioned For 'Game Of Thrones'. Three Times.

By Ed Biggs | 31st January 2015

It may be a vehicle for a great deal of British acting talent, but ‘Game of Thrones’ is apparently unwilling to accommodate Danny Dyer. The ‘Eastenders’ star has apparently auditioned for the HBO smash series...

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Danny Dyer Soiled Himself After Emotional Eastenders Scenes

30th January 2015

Hardman actor Danny Dyer soiled himself in his dressing room after filming a series of exhausting scenes for soap opera Eastenders.The British actor, who plays pub landlord Mick in the hit show, became so drained...

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Downton Abbey And Eastenders Take Top Prizes At National Television Awards

22nd January 2015

Downton Abbey and U.K. soap Eastenders were named the best of the best at Britain's National Television Awards (Ntas) on Wednesday (21Jan15).The acclaimed period programme was named Best Drama at the prizegiving, while the long-running...

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Fascinating Fact: 4456679

11th November 2014

One Direction will debut their upcoming single Night Changes live from the set of British soap opera Eastenders during U.K. charity telethon Children In Need on Friday (16Nov14). The boyband will perform inside the show's...

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Eastenders Actor John Bardon - Jim Branning - Dies Aged 75

By Michael West | 12th September 2014

Eastenders actor John Bardon, who played Dot Branning's husband Jim, has died aged 75. Bardon suffered a stroke seven years ago and was forced to reduce his appearances on the BBC One soap opera.John Bardon...

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Fascinating Fact: 4333727

22nd August 2014

British Tv actress Patsy Palmer has landed her first role since moving to Hollywood. Palmer, best known for playing Bianca Jackson in U.K. soap Eastenders, will star in a spoof documentary about English actors trying...

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Jacqueline Jossa And Dan Osbourne Expecting Baby

By Hannah Woodhead | 16th August 2014

The pitter patter of tiny feet is heading to Albert Square as Jacqueline Jossa, better known as Laura Branning, has announced she is expecting a baby with her on/off boyfriend Dan Osbourne.Osbourne and Jossa pictured...

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Bbc’S Bame Representation Called Into Question Again; 'Eastenders' Compared To E. London

By Jack de Aguilar | 24th June 2014

In a bid to convey the lack of Black, Asian and minority ethnic representation in Eastenders, The BBC's audience council in England compared the population of Walthamstow in east London with Walford, the fictional home...

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Eastenders Soap Star Khali Best Suspended From Show

27th May 2014

British soap star Khali Best has been suspended from top soap Eastenders for three months due to bad behaviour.The actor, who plays Dexter Hartman on the long-running Bbc show, was handed the disciplinary action by...

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Patsy Palmer To Trade Eastenders For Hollywood

9th April 2014

British Tv actress Patsy Palmer has announced plans to quit Bbc soap Eastenders after 30 years and start life in Los Angeles.The 41 year old, who has played Bianca in the show on and off...

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Ricky Norwood Suspended From Eastenders Over Drugs Scandal

2nd April 2014

British actor Ricky Norwood has been suspended from hit U.K. soap opera Eastenders after he was caught up in a drug scandal.Norwood, who plays Arthur 'Fatboy' Chubb on the long-running show, was hauled before Bbc...

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Eastenders Actor Ricky Norwood Suspended Over Cannabis Skype Video

By Michael West | 1st April 2014

Eastenders actor Ricky Norwood - who plays Arthur 'Fat Boy' Chubb on the long-running BBC soap -has been suspended after reportedly being videoed smoking cannabis. Show bosses made the decision on Monday (April 1) after...

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Danny Dyer Hopes Tv Stint Will Revive London Slang

23rd December 2013

British actor Danny Dyer is hoping his stint in hit U.K. soap opera Eastenders will help revive the dying London dialect of rhyming slang.The London-born star is proud of his roots and the traditional local...

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Matt Willis Lands Soap Role

19th December 2013

British musician Matt Willis has landed a role in beloved U.K. soap opera Eastenders.The former Busted star has been handed a short contract by bosses of the Bbc show and will play the love interest...

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Actress Suffered Miscarriage On Soap Set

27th November 2013

British actress Kierston Wareing suffered a miscarriage on the set of popular soap opera Eastenders.The 37 year old, who has appeared in critically-acclaimed films such as Fish Tank and It's a Free World..., joined the...

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One Direction To Perform At Eastenders Pub For Charity Telethon

10th November 2013

One Direction will present part of the Bbc's annual Children in Need Tv telethon from the pub in popular British soap Eastenders.The boy band will host a 35-minute segment of the charity event from the...

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Danny Dyer And The Carter Family Set To Rock Albert Sq This Christmas

By Jack de Aguilar | 29th October 2013

Why can’t Christmases just be nice, kind of like they are in real life, for the most part? You’ll never get a hassle free one on Eastenders – the festive period has become a time...

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Danny Dyer Hopes Tv Role Will Transform Career After String Of Flops

25th October 2013

Actor Danny Dyer decided to accept a role in longrunning British soap opera Eastenders over fears his career had become a joke following a string of film flops.The Business star will join the beloved show...

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Danny Dyer Signs Up For Soap Role After Original Snub

1st October 2013

British actor Danny Dyer has landed a role in longrunning U.K. soap opera Eastenders, four years after snubbing the show.The Business star will play Mick Carter, the new landlord of the programme's iconic Queen Victoria...

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Fascinating Fact: 3777182

23rd July 2013

The cast of U.K. soap opera Eastenders are marking the birth of Britain's new prince by rushing to film a special last-minute scene for Tuesday night's installment (23Jul13). The scene will feature a reference to...

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Eastenders' Cast Pays Tribute To Anna Wing

By Elinor Cosgrave | 12th July 2013

Anna Wing, most famous for her role as Lou Beale in EastEnders, died on Sunday 7th July at the age of 98. The EastEnders' cast have paid tribute to the actress who starred alongside them...

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Soap Legend Anna Wing – You Know Her As Lou Beale – Dies Aged 98

By Joe Wilde | 11th July 2013

Anna Wing – whose turn as Lou Beale in Eastenders lasted for 232 episodes – has sadly passed away aged 98. She died on Sunday, The BBC report. Possibly the last of her kind, with...

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Christmas Tv Viewing Figures Down From 2011, While Eastenders Wins The Day, Again

By Jack de Aguilar | 27th December 2012

The focal point of any Christmas day emits from the box of which all our furniture is pointed at: the television. Christmas telly, in the U.K at least, is famous for being paradoxically depressing, but...

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Michelle Keegan Steals The Show At Tv Choice Awards

12th September 2012

Michelle Keegan stole the show at the TV Choice Awards on Monday night (10.09.12). The 'Coronation Street' star scooped the Best Actress prize for her portrayal of barmaid Tina McIntyre in the ITV1 soap at...

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Amy Winehouse's Parents Moved To Tears At Vigil

24th July 2012

Amy Winehouse's parents broke down in tears as they visited the late singer's house on the first anniversary of her death yesterday (23.07.12). Mitch and Janis Winehouse were joined by one of Amy's best friends,...

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Paloma Faith Cites Barbara Windsor As Style Icon

19th July 2012

Paloma Faith says Barbara Windsor is her style icon. The singer-songwriter is known for her show stopping outfits and revealed the former 'EastEnders' actress is a huge inspiration for her fashion choices. Speaking at her...

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Kim Kardashian Wants Part In UK Soap

13th June 2012

Kim Kardashian wants a part in 'Coronation Street'.The 31-year-old socialite has asked a top American movie producer who works in London to speak to their UK contacts about a cameo role in the British soap.Kim...

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David Gest And Patsy Palmer To Have Magic Birthday Party

9th May 2012

David Gest and Patsy Palmer are celebrating their birthdays together with a magic-themed party on Friday night (11.05.12).The producer and the 'EastEnders' actress - who are close friends - will celebrate turning 59 and 40...

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Eastenders Star Kicked Out Of Asda After Food Fight

14th March 2012

Eastenders star Shona Mcgarty has been thrown out of an Asda superstore after she and her boyfriend were caught larking around with food. MCGarty, 20, plays Whitney Dean in the soap, and needed a good...

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