TOP 40 BEST SOAP ACTORS/ACTRESSES EVER

THIS LIST IS A LIST OF THE BEST EASTENDERS ACTORS/ACTRESSES EVER.
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“ Nitin Gantra is an absolutely brilliant Eastenders actor and he is definitely one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
2.
“ Leslie Grantham who used to play Den Watts in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and has to be said as being one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
3.
“ Mike Reid who used to play Frank Butcher in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
4.
“ Bill Treacher who used to play Arthur Fowler in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best sop actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
5.
“ Sid Owen who used to play Ricky Butcher in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
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Todd Carty
Todd Carty was born on the 31st August 1963. He began his career at the age of four filming television commercials. Carty made his stage debut at the New London Theatre Drury Lane, where he played the leading role of "Lionel!" in the musical based on the life of Lionel Bart. He went on to work on television...
“ Todd Carty who acted in Grange Hill as Tucker, in the Bill as a cop and in Eastenders as Mark Fowler is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Adam Woodyatt who acts as Ian Beale in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and was a brilliant Eastenders actor when he acted as Ian Beale in Eastenders in the 80's and 90's. Adam is also one of the best soap actors ever ” - nims-1975
 
8.
Barbara Windsor
Actress, EastEnders
Barbara Windsor got a glimpse of theatrical life at an early age when her grandmother took her backstage at a theatre and she decided that was what she wanted to do. She attended several professional schools before making her stage debut at age 12. At 15 she got a job in the chorus line of a London musical and stayed with the show for the next two years...
“ Barbara Windsor who used to act as Peggy Mitchell in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actresses ever. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Anita Dobson who used to act as Angie Watts in the soap Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is also one of the best soap actresses ever. ” - nims-1975
 
10.
“ Susan Tully who used to act as Michelle Fowler in the soap Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actresses ever. ” - nims-1975
 
11.
“ Michelle Collins who used to act as Cindy Beale in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actresses ever. ” - nims-1975
 
12.
“ Wendy Richard who used to act as Pauline Fowler in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actresses ever. ” - nims-1975
 
13.
“ Gillian Taylforth who used to act as Ian Beales mother Kathy Beale in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actresses ever ” - nims-1975
 
14.
“ Pam St. Clement who used to act as Pat Butcher in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actresses ever. ” - nims-1975
 
15.
“ Natalie Cassidy who used to act as Sonia in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actresses ever. ” - nims-1975
 
16.
June Brown
Actress, EastEnders
June Brown served in the Wrens and was classically trained at the Old Vic Drama School. She has enjoyed a long career in the theatre, television and the cinema. The actor Nigel Hawthorne described her as "one of the most beautiful creatures I've seen on stage" after seeing her performance as Ibsen's "Hedda Gabler"...
“ June Brown who plays Dot Cotton in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
17.
Gretchen Franklin
Actress, EastEnders
Gretchen Franklin made her first screen appearance in the 1954 British suspense film Shadow of Fear, directed by Albert S. Rogell, in which she acted alongside Mona Freeman, Jean Kent and Maxwell Reed. During the 1960s and 70s she made her name through guest roles on various sit-coms, such as Some Mothers Do 'Ave 'Em which starred Michael Crawford...
“ Gretchen Franklin who used to play Ethel Skinner in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actresses ever. ” - nims-1975
 
18.
Patsy Palmer
Actress, EastEnders
Born Julie Anne Harris, the youngest child of Albert and Pat Harris, Patsy Palmer was born for stardom. Palmer spent her childhood in Bethnal Green, London with all of her family close by. She was, in particular close to her maternal grandparents that were affectionately called Farvey and Nor. Despite having a close family...
“ Patsy Palmer who plays Bianca Jackson in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actresses ever. ” - nims-1975
 
19.
Jessie Wallace
Actress, EastEnders
Jessie grew up in Enfield, in north London, and -- after her parents divorced when she was three -- she and her older sister, Joanne, were brought up by their father, James, who now runs a pub in Essex. Just as Kat's grandmother, Mo, presides over the Slater family in EastEnders, Jessie's late grandmother...
“ Jessie Wallace who plays Kat Slater in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actresses ever. ” - nims-1975
 
20.
Nick Berry
Actor, EastEnders
Attended the Sylvia Young Theatre School (London) before obtaining minor movie and TV parts. Break came on BBC 1 soap opera EastEnders as "Wicksy", a young man with musical aspirations. Fiction turned to truth when "Every Loser Wins", sung by Berry on one episode, hit the top of the UK charts in 1986...
“ Nick Berry who used to play Simon Wicks in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Peter Dean who used to play Peter Beale in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
22.
Ross Kemp
Actor, EastEnders
Ross Kemp was born on July 21, 1964 in Barking, Essex, England. His mother, Jean, was a hairdresser and his father, John, was a policeman with the Metropolitan Police force. He has a brother named Darren who is a documentary producer for the BBC. Ross attended Shenfield High School, where he is remembered as an excellent athlete...
“ Ross Kemp who used to play Phil Mitchells brother Grant Mitchell in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
23.
“ Dean Gaffney who used to play Robbie Jackson in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
24.
“ Former Spandau Ballet member Martin Kemp who used to play Steve in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
25.
“ Larry Lamb who used to play Archie in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
26.
Jake Wood
Actor, EastEnders
Jake Dylan Wood (born 12 July 1972) is a British actor, best known in his native United Kingdom for playing Max Branning in long-running BBC soap opera EastEnders and in the United States as the voice of the GEICO gecko. He is also well known as Kill Crazy in the eighth series of the sitcom Red Dwarf...
“ Jake Wood who plays Max Branning in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Nina Wadia who used to play Zainab in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actress and is one of the best soap actresses ever. ” - nims-1975
 
28.
“ Perry Fenwick who plays Billy Mitchell in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
29.
“ Shane Richie who plays Alfie Moon in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
30.
Scott Maslen
Actor, EastEnders
Scott Maslen was born in the earshot of Bow Bells, London. He was raised in Woolwich, and by the age of 16 he made his first career choice to go into the Royal Marines. So, he did just that and by the age of 18 he broke his foot and in the company of his friends he went on holiday to Miami, spending time working and on the beach...
“ Scott Maslen who plays Jack Branning in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Michael Greco who used to play Beppe Di Marco in Eastenders is an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975
 
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“ Marc Bannerman who used to play Beppes Brother Gianni Di Marco in Eastenders is also an absolutely brilliant actor and is one of the best soap actors ever. ” - nims-1975