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–
Dot Cotton June Brown 1985–1993, 1997–
Martin Fowler James Bye 1985–2007, 2014–
James Alexandrou
Jon Peyton Price
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 Max Bowden 1996–2001, 2006–2012, 2014–
Harry Reid
Joshua Pascoe
Charlie Jones
Morgan Whittle
Matthew Silver
Mel Owen Tamzin Outhwaite 1998–2002, 2018–2019
Billy Mitchell Perry Fenwick 1998–
Lisa Fowler Lucy Benjamin 1998–2003, 2010, 2017, 2019–
Kat Slater Jessie Wallace 2000–2005, 2010–2016, 2018–
Mo Harris Laila Morse 2000–2016, 2018–
Bex 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
Bobby Beale Clay Milner Russell 2003−2017, 2019−
Eliot Carrington
Rory Stroud
Alex Francis
Kevin Curran
Stacey Slater Lacey Turner 2004–2010, 2014–
Jean Slater Gillian Wright 2004–
Ruby Allen Louisa Lytton 2005–2006, 2018–
Honey Mitchell Emma Barton 2005–2008, 2014–
Denise Fox Diane Parish 2006–
Max Branning Jake Wood 2006–
Shirley Carter Linda Henry 2006–
Jay Brown Jamie Borthwick 2006–
Rainie Cross Tanya Franks 2007–2008, 2010–2011, 2014–2015, 2018–
Jack Branning Scott Maslen 2007–2013, 2015–
Whitney Dean Shona McGarty 2008–
Tiffany Butcher Maisie Smith 2008–2014, 2016, 2018–
Kim Fox Tameka Empson 2009–
Lola Pearce Danielle Harold 2011–2015, 2019–
Tina Carter Luisa Bradshaw-White 2013−
Linda Carter Kellie Bright 2013−
Mick Carter Danny Dyer 2013−
Kush Kazemi Davood Ghadami 2014–
Keegan Baker Zack Morris 2017–
Ted Murray Christopher Timothy 2017–
Karen Taylor Lorraine Stanley 2017–
Keanu Taylor Danny Walters 2017–
Bernadette Taylor Clair Norris 2017–
Arshad Ahmed Madhav Sharma 2018–
Mariam Ahmed Indira Joshi 2018–
Halfway Tony Clay 2018–
Mitch Baker Roger Griffiths 2018–
Stuart Highway Ricky Champ 2018–
Adam Bateman Stephen Rahman-Hughes 2018–
Habiba Ahmed Rukku Nahar 2019–
Iqra Ahmed Priya Davdra 2019–
Chantelle Atkins Jessica Plummer 2019–
Gray Atkins Toby-Alexander Smith 2019–
Daniel Cook Adrian Edmondson 2019–
Sheree Trueman Suzette Llewellyn 2019–
Ash Kaur Gurlaine Kaur Garcha 2019–
Leo King Tom Wells 2019–

Recurring and guest characters[edit]

Character Actor(s) Duration
Lucy Beale Hetti Bywater 1993–2010, 2012–2015, 2019
Melissa Suffield
Casey Anne Rothery
Eva Brittin-Snell
Ritchie Scott Sian Webber 2005–2012, 2014–2016, 2018–
Janet Mitchell Grace 2006–2012, 2014–
Will Mitchell Freddie Phillips 2007–2012, 2014–
Toby Walpole
Amy Mitchell Abbie Burke 2008–
Amelie Conway
Kamil and Natalia Lipka-Kozanka
Lily Fowler Aine Garvey 2010, 2014–
Uncredited
Ricky Mitchell Frankie Day 2010, 2016–
Henri Charles
Uncredited
Tommy Moon Shay Crotty 2010–2016, 2018–
Ralfie White
Shane
Lexi Pearce Isabella Brown 2012–2015, 2019–
Dottie-Beau Cotterill
Dennis Rickman Bleu Landau 2012–
Harry Hickles
Lady Di (dog) Hot Lips 2013–
Bert Moon Elliot Briffett 2014–2016, 2018–
Freddie and Stanley Beale
Ernie Moon Cody Briffett 2014–2016, 2018–
Freddie and Stanley Beale
Pearl Fox-Hubbard Arayah 2015–
Ollie Carter Harry Farr 2015–
Charlie Harrington
Jack Tilley
Arthur Fowler Hunter Bell 2015−
Dave (cat) Uncredited 2016–
Bronson (dog) Uncredited 2017–
Cyrus
Riley Taylor Tom Jacobs 2017–
Chatham Taylor Alfie Jacobs 2017–
Hope Fowler Uncredited 2017–
Abi Branning Uncredited 2017–
Cherry Slater Uncredited 2018–
Mica Fox-Hubbard Uncredited 2018–
Bailey Baker Kara-Leah Fernandes 2019–
Mia Atkins Mahalia Malcolm 2019–
Mackenzie Atkins Isaac Lemonius 2019–

Named extras[edit]

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

Cast changes[edit]

Departing characters[edit]

Character Actor Ref(s)
Mel Owen Tamzin Outhwaite [1]

Returning characters[edit]

Character Actor Ref(s)
Dotty Cotton Milly Zero [2]
Jonno Highway Richard Graham [3]
Pam Coker Lin Blakley [4]
Lee Carter Danny-Boy Hatchard [5]

Future characters[edit]

Character Actor Ref(s)
Wanda Anni Domingo [6]
Kheerat Panesar Jaz Deol [7]
Jags Panesar Amar Adatia
Vinny Panesar Shiv Jalota

Past characters[edit]

Lists of characters by year of introduction[edit]

Spin-off characters[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Dainty, Sophie (11 July 2019). "Exclusive: EastEnders exit confirmed for Mel Owen as Tamzin Outhwaite bows out". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Retrieved 11 July 2019.
  2. ^ Halls, Andy (25 July 2019). "Dot Cotton's granddaughter Dotty is returning to EastEnders after ten years and she'll be played by Milly Zero". The Sun. Retrieved 7 August 2019.
  3. ^ "Walford Web Twitter". Twitter. Retrieved 14 September 2019.
  4. ^ Marshall, Michelle (7 August 2019). "EastEnders spoilers: Ben Mitchell set for big shock as former star hints return". Daily Express. Retrieved 7 August 2019. I'm going back soon. Just for a couple of episodes and I love it.
  5. ^ Methven, Nicola (13 September 2019). "EastEnders' Lee Carter making surprise comeback as his parents' lives fall apart". Daily Mirror. MGN Ltd. Retrieved 13 September 2019.
  6. ^ "Walford Web Twitter". Twitter. Retrieved 14 September 2019.
  7. ^ Harp, Justin (21 August 2019). "EastEnders announces a brand new family as three brothers arrive in Walford". Digital Spy. Hearst Magazines UK. Retrieved 21 August 2019.

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