Share 22 shares With her romance with Alfie being a focal storyline for Kat throughout the soap, it was believed that things would go well. But while viewership started strongly, by the second episode the ratings for Redwater had dropped by two million so it was quietly cancelled soon after. Hoping to increase the show’s ratings, EastEnders boss John Yorke has decided to bring back fan favourites, and Jessie Wallace is one of the first to return. The star helped boost ratings alongside her family when they arrived on Albert Square in – and starred in one of the show’s most memorable storylines, when she told her ‘sister’ Zoe played by Michelle Ryan, above that she was actually her mother The series saw the couple head to Ireland to attempt to find a child Kat never knew she had – a far-fetched tale that had left viewers and critics divided. The twist in the pilot episode was that Kat’s son’s identity was revealed – which fans said they considered to be one of the draws of the show in the first place. Kat was last seen on the show unconscious and, apparently, not breathing after being cut by a propeller and dragged back to a beach.
EASTENDERS ALFIE & KAT: IT’S ALL OVER.
Retrieved Nov 21 from https: The pair – recently voted the most popular couple in any soap – will have a huge bust-up. Kat will dump Alfie in a rage and viewers will be left wondering whether the marriage can be saved. EastEnders has been regularly beaten by ITV1’s Coronation Street in the ratings battle over recent months, and failed to receive a BAFTA nomination for the first time this year, so the plot is just one salvo in a new battle to win back viewers.
An insider on the soap said: But bosses didn’t want the relationship to get stale and boring as they know that Kat and Alfie are two of the soap’s most popular characters.
EastEnders fans are convinced that Kat Slater and Karen Taylor will end up as best friends, despite their dramatic showdown in the launderette. Viewers were left in stitches when the two Walford.
Jay Brown made his first onscreen appearance 4 December Storylines Jason and Jase Dyer try to flee Walford when Jase double-crosses a football firm but Dawn stops their departure by setting a date for her and Jase’s wedding. Jase and Jay live safely in Walford for the next year. In January , Jase gets involved with a local gang lead by Tegs. Tegs wants Jay to throw a brick through a window to finally be accepted into the gang but Jay refuses, his good side shows up and says she is a neighbour.
Tegs stabs Jay and is later arrested. Jay goes on the straight and narrow. Jay’s father Jase is found by the football firm that are after him. The firm, led by Terry Bates, holds Jay hostage to get revenge on Jase. Jase is able to save Jay with Billy Mitchell’s help but is beaten to death by Terry’s men, and Billy, too frightened to intervene, leaves Jase to die. Jay accuses Dawn of causing his father’s death and goes into care to get away from her.
They go up to his office to find it empty and Mike’s car gone. Everyone realises that they’ve been fooled. Minty is devestated that Mike had left with all the money he had. Gus lays into Juley for lying about his flash lifestyle. Juley admits that he’s ashamed he’s achieved nothing. Gus doesn’t stay mad for long and is amused to hear what Juley has been up to.
EastEnders received almost 9, complaints after Ronnie took Kat’s newborn baby Tommy, replacing him with her own baby James who had died of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. It is the most.
She is the second youngest of the girls, being older than Little Mo and younger than Kat according to her introductory episode. Belinda rejected her working class roots and likes to think she is superior to her sisters, but is not as classy as she makes out. Lakey made her last appearance as Belinda on 25 December Belinda returned for a guest stint between 11 and 21 January , portrayed by Norris.
It’s brilliant to be working with Shane and Jessie”. Seven months later, on 11 November , Belinda made a previously unannounced departure from the show. Norris thanked her fans and added that she “loved” the role and hoped “to be back one day”. Storylines[ edit ] Belinda is married to Neville Peacock Gary Webster who is wealthy and Belinda frequently brags about this to her sisters.
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He had meningitis as a baby, leaving him partly deaf in one ear. Ben returns after 8 years living in South Africa after Kathy has died in a car crash. In Walford, he settles in to live with his half-brother and Kathy’s son from ex-husband, Pete, Ian Beale. Eventually, Phil and Stella are engaged. In July , Phil and Stella’s wedding day, Ben reveals all about Stella, making her commit suicide by jumping off a roof. His dad is later arrested for her suicide.
20 hours ago · EastEnders fans object to soap’s ‘nudity’ as Kat Slater shows off her assets With her life turned upside down, Kat makes a dramatic exit and speeds off towards Albert Square.
Share 49 shares But they added: Dressed in Kat’s trademark leopard print look, Jessie was fully in character as she returned to Walford, looking forlorn while holding a hat box and looking at a card. Kat is thought to have been killed off during the spin-off show, Redwater, in which she starred with her onscreen husband, Shane Richie The episode, will see her nearest and dearest be informed of her death in Ireland.
And a wake will also be organised by her grandma, Big Mo, in the Queen Vic pub with a sign on the door saying: Entry only if you’re wearing leopard print! A show insider told The Sun: It also seems the feisty television character will be taking some make-up and style tips from Hollywood queen and Dynasty star Joan Collins. Good to be back: The soap star revealed how happy she was to return to Albert Square when she posted a picture on Twitter for her fans, Jessie simply wrote: Jessie shot to huge fame playing Kat, a member of the popular Slater family, in and has appeared on the soap on and off ever since.
With her romance with Alfie being a focal storyline for Kat throughout the soap, it was believed that things would go well. But while viewership started strongly, by the second episode the ratings for Redwater had dropped by two million so it was quietly cancelled soon after. Redwater The series saw the couple head to Ireland to attempt to find a child Kat never knew she had – a far-fetched tale that had left viewers and critics divided.
The twist in the pilot episode was that Kat’s son’s identity was revealed – which fans said they considered to be one of the draws of the show in the first place.
EastEnders teases Alfie and Kat Moon’s reunion as Shane Richie returns again
Meanwhile, in Hollyoaks, Tom Cunningham makes a mistake that puts young Charlie in danger. It could be the end of the line for Will as Michelle sets out to trap him, with the help of Steve and Leanne. But as Bethany puts all of her efforts into trying to talk Mel round, has the returnee got ulterior motives? As tension rises once more between Gary and Sarah in the wake of his return from the Ukraine, he seeks solace in Nicola and a shared bottle of wine.
As he opens up to her, one thing inevitably leads to another and they make a big mistake. Andy comes up with a new idea to escape Phelan and the prison he is being held in.
Eastenders’ Kat Slater and Alfie Moon are set to get back together. The soap’s executive producer Lorraine Newman let slip about the plot twist at the TV Baftas, according to The Daily Mirror.
The BBC soap will be shown at 8: Viewers were left on a cliffhanger on Friday night, when the Taylor family discovered the lifeless body of Ted Murray played by Christopher Timothy. Bernadette Taylor Clair Norris had been participating in a chess tournament when her friend urgently tried to get hold of her. Related articles EastEnders Spoilers: Earlier this summer, the EastEnders schedule was majorly disrupted due to coverage of the football World Cup in Russia.
Fans of Albert Square had to wait several days at times to get their dose of the East London drama. However, the BBC always made arrangements to ensure that the weekly episodes still made an appearance in the schedule. Tonight’s replacement will show highlights of the military event held at Edinburgh castle, narrated by Bill Paterson. Fans to suffer major blow as soap makes drastic change tonight Image: Ted Murray was lifeless at the end of Friday’s episode Image: Bleu Landau following his trouble with gang members.
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She met and became friends with actor Iain Glen , who helped her apply for London drama college The Poor School , from where she graduated in In February it was announced that Shane Richie was returning to play Alfie Moon , leading to large amounts of speculation as to whether Wallace would also be returning. She and Alfie returned to screens in the Autumn of
Sign up to our Daily newsletter EastEnders fans are convinced that Kat Slater and Karen Taylor will end up as best friends, despite their dramatic showdown in the launderette. Viewers were left in stitches when the two Walford residents started throwing clothes, and insults, at each other across the room. The duo become embroiled in a feud after Kat Jessie Wallace decided to start a new cleaning business with Stacey Slater. Karen and Kat will end up being Besties EastEnders Sharing a similar sentiment, another viewer wrote: Give it a month Karen and Kat will best friends EastEnders — Luke Elkins LukeelkinsTV April 3, Kat has been struggling since returning to Walford, as the other residents are still angered that Mo Slater told everybody that she had died in order to raise money to pay off her debts.
The much-loved character was last seen in EastEnders in January ahead of appearing in spin-off series Redwater. She made a dramatic return when she sparked a bar brawl after she walked in on a benefit for her own funeral. Wallace, 46, has played the role of the loudmouth, leopard print-wearing Kat on and off since