List of EastEnders characters

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This is a list of characters currently in the BBC soap opera EastEnders, listed in order of first appearance. Where more than one actor has portrayed the same character, the current actor is listed first.

Present characters[edit]

Regular characters[edit]

Character Actor(s) Duration
Kathy Beale Gillian Taylforth 1985–2000, 2015–
Sharon Watts Letitia Dean 1985–1995, 2001–2006, 2012–
Ian Beale Adam Woodyatt 1985–
Michelle Fowler Jenna Russell 1985−1995, 2016−
Susan Tully
Dot Cotton June Brown 1985–1993, 1997–
Martin Fowler James Bye 1985–2007, 2014–
James Alexandrou
Jon Peyton Price
James Willmott-Brown William Boyde 1986−1989, 1992, 2017−
Fi Browning Lisa Faulkner 1987, 1992, 2017–
Natasha Knight
Luke Browning Adam Astill 1987, 1992, 2017–
Henry Power
Phil Mitchell Steve McFadden 1990–2003, 2005–
Sonia Fowler Natalie Cassidy 1993–2007, 2010–2011, 2014–
Robbie Jackson Dean Gaffney 1993–2004, 2010, 2015, 2017–
Ben Mitchell Harry Reid 1996–2000, 2006–2012, 2014–2018
Joshua Pascoe
Charlie Jones
Morgan Whittle
Matthew Silver
Billy Mitchell Perry Fenwick 1998–
Rebecca Fowler Jasmine Armfield 2000–2002, 2005–2007, 2014–
Jade Sharif
Alex and Vicky Gonzalez
Patrick Trueman Rudolph Walker 2001–
Louise Mitchell Tilly Keeper 2001–2003, 2008, 2010, 2016–
Brittany Papple
Danni Bennatar
Rachel Cox
Derek Harkinson Ian Lavender 2001–2005, 2016–
Yolande Trueman Angela Wynter 2003–2008, 2017–[a]
Stacey Slater Lacey Turner 2004–2010, 2014–
Jean Slater Gillian Wright 2004–[b]
Honey Mitchell Emma Barton 2005–2008, 2014–
Denise Fox Diane Parish 2006–
Libby Fox Belinda Owusu 2006–2010, 2014–[c]
Max Branning Jake Wood 2006–
Abi Branning Lorna Fitzgerald 2006–2017
Lauren Branning Jacqueline Jossa 2006–2017
Madeline Duggan
Shirley Carter Linda Henry 2006–
Jay Brown Jamie Borthwick 2006–
Jack Branning Scott Maslen 2007–2013, 2015–
Whitney Dean Shona McGarty 2008–
Kim Fox Tameka Empson 2009–
Glenda Mitchell Glynis Barber 2010−2011, 2016−[d]
Cora Cross Ann Mitchell 2011–2015, 2017–[e]
Tina Carter Luisa Bradshaw-White 2013−
Linda Carter Kellie Bright 2013−
Mick Carter Danny Dyer 2013−
Johnny Carter Ted Reilly 2013–2014, 2016–
Sam Strike
Donna Yates Lisa Hammond 2014–
Pam Coker Lin Blakley 2014–[f]
Kush Kazemi Davood Ghadami 2014–
Vincent Hubbard Richard Blackwood 2015–
Carmel Kazemi Bonnie Langford 2015–
Shakil Kazemi Shaheen Jafargholi 2016–
Keegan Baker Zack Morris 2017–
Hugo Browning Simon Williams 2017–
Josh Hemmings Eddie Eyre 2017−
Woody Woodward Lee Ryan 2017−
Ted Murray Christopher Timothy 2017–
Joyce Murray Maggie Steed 2017–
Karen Taylor Lorraine Stanley 2017–
Keanu Taylor Danny Walters 2017–
Bernadette Taylor Clair Norris 2017–
Ingrid Solberg Pernille Broch 2017–

Recurring and guest characters[edit]

Character Actor(s) Duration
Aunt Sal Anna Karen 1996–1997, 2001–2004, 2007–2011, 2013–
Bobby Beale Eliot Carrington 2003–
Rory Stroud
Alex Francis
Kevin Curran
Yolande Trueman Angela Wynter 2003–2008, 2017–[g]
Jean Slater Gillian Wright 2004–[h]
Libby Fox Belinda Owusu 2006–2010, 2014–[i]
Janet Mitchell Grace 2006–2012, 2014–
Derek Evans Simon Lowe 2007–2010, 2015–
Oscar Branning Charlee Hall 2007–2015, 2017–
Neo Hall
Gabriel Miller-Williams
Will Mitchell Freddie Phillips 2007–2012, 2014–
Toby Walpole
Mr Lister Nick Wilton 2008–2013, 2016–
Amy Mitchell Abbie Knowles 2008–
Amelie Conway
Kamil and Natalia Lipka-Kozanka
Glenda Mitchell Glynis Barber 2010−2011, 2016−[j]
Lily Branning Aine Garvey 2010, 2014–
Uncredited
Ricky Mitchell Henri Charles 2010, 2016–
Uncredited
Cora Cross Ann Mitchell 2011–2015, 2017–[k]
Jimmie Broome Samuel James 2011–2012, 2017–
Dennis Rickman Bleu Landau 2012–
Harry Hickles
Trish Barnes Tessa Churchard 2012–2013, 2017–
Lady Di (dog) Hot Lips 2013–
Pam Coker Lin Blakley 2014–[l]
Fiona Payne Sandra James-Young 2014–2015, 2017–
Tom Pepper Tristam Summers 2014–
Elaine Peacock Maria Friedman 2014–
Pearl Fox-Hubbard Aureya 2015–
Ollie Carter Charlie 2015–
Jack T
Dr Natasha Black Rachel Bavidge 2015–
Louie Beale Uncredited 2015–
Arthur Fowler Uncredited 2015−
Debbie Frith Hester Ruoff 2015–
Moose Sam Gittins 2016–
Dave (cat) Uncredited 2016–
Harry Beckett Mark Bagnall 2016–
Fred Cole Victor Gardener 2016–
Mrs Robyn Lund Polly Highton 2017–
Konrad Topolski Piotr Baumann 2017−
Irene Mills Melanie Kilburn 2017−
Corrine Mandel Laura Rogers 2017−
Joan Murfield Eileen Davies 2017–
Bronson (dog) Uncredited 2017–
Cyrus
Riley Taylor Tom Jacobs 2017−
Chatham Taylor Alfie Jacobs 2017−
PC Jaz Jones Charlie De Melo 2017−
Felix Moore George Maguire 2017–
Hope Fowler Uncredited 2017−

Named extras[edit]

Character Actor(s) Duration
Tracey Jane Slaughter 1985–
Winston Ulric Browne 1986–
Marie Evans Liz Sweet 2003–
Shrimpy Ben Champniss 2014–

Cast changes[edit]

Departing characters[edit]

Character Actor Ref(s)
Abi Branning Lorna Fitzgerald [1]
Lauren Branning Jacqueline Jossa
Ben Mitchell Harry Reid [2]
Fi Browning Lisa Faulkner [3]

Returning characters[edit]

Character Actor Ref(s)
Masood Ahmed Nitin Ganatra [4]
Melanie Owen Tamzin Outhwaite [5]

Future characters[edit]

Character Actor Ref(s)
Aidan Maguire Patrick Bergin [6]
Kandice Taylor Hannah Spearritt [7]
Arshad Ahmed Madhav Sharma [8]
Mariam Ahmed Indira Joshi

Past characters[edit]

Lists of characters by year of introduction[edit]

Spin-off characters[edit]

Footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ Yolande has made guest appearances since 2017.
  2. ^ Jean has made guest appearances since 2014.
  3. ^ Libby has made guest appearances since 2014.
  4. ^ Glenda has made guest appearances since 2016.
  5. ^ Cora has made guest appearances since 2017.
  6. ^ Pam has made guest appearances since 2017.
  7. ^ Yolande has made guest appearances since 2017.
  8. ^ Jean has made guest appearances since 2014.
  9. ^ Libby has made guest appearances since 2014.
  10. ^ Glenda has made guest appearances since 2016.
  11. ^ Cora has made guest appearances since 2017.
  12. ^ Pam has made guest appearances since 2017.

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