A British soap that has been running since 1985, about the lives of people living on Albert Square in the fictitious Walford borough of East London. Written by
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Penned scripts for the exit of Sid Owen
as Ricky Butcher in April 2000 had to be rewritten to account for the absence of Mike Reid
who played Ricky's father Frank. The storyline initially planned to have Frank and Ricky involved in one of EastEnders renowned two-hander episodes, but due to Reid's off-screen ill-health, Steve McFadden
, who plays Phil Mitchell, had to stand in for the episode, which saw Ricky flee Walford. See more
When Phil and Grant are in the woods with Danny, the camera's shadow is visible several times. See more
Dr. Anthony Trueman
I want to be with Kat, Kat wants nothing to do with me. I don't want to be with Zoe, Zoe wants everything to do with me. Happy Christmas.
From 2012, the Olympic Park is visible on the opening credits. See more