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EastEnders star Adam Woodyatt addresses speculation on Ian Beale return

Veteran Eastenders star Adam Woodyatt, who left his role as Ian Beale last year after over three decades, has addressed speculation of his return. His character was left open to return as he fled Walford after he discovered his wife Sharon (Letitia Dean) had attempted to poison him. On Channel...
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EastEnders and I'm a Celebrity star Adam Woodyatt admits he doesn't miss playing Ian Beale

EastEnders icon Adam Woodyatt has admitted that he doesn't miss playing Ian Beale, as the actor is currently having "a fantastic time" away from Walford. Adam, who appeared in the latest series of I'm a Celebrity... Get Me Out of Here! has offered a fairly non-committal update about his future on EastEnders, telling yesterday's (January 9) Sunday Brunch that the timing "has to got to be right" if his character ever returns.
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I’m a Celebrity viewers divided after Naughty Boy clashes with Adam Woodyatt in latest episode

I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here! viewers were left divided after contestants Naughty Boy and Adam Woodyatt clashed.Tonight’s episode (8 December) saw the music producer and the Eastenders star get into a tense argument over cleaning.Naughty Boy decided to sleep in after getting a poor night’s sleep. However, this left Woodyatt to do the morning’s chores alone.“I got up this morning. I think I was first one up. I’m on cleaning duty – I share with Naughty, except he was in bed,” said the actor. “I just cracked on and did everything except the privy.”He continued: “Seriously,...

EastEnders' Adam Woodyatt non-committal over return as Ian Beale

Adam Woodyatt has made some very interesting comments about his EastEnders future while on I'm a Celebrity. The actor has been able to enter the I'm a Celebrity castle, in part, because EastEnders gave him an extended break from his role as Ian Beale since early in 2021. Adam left...

Adam Woodyatt: Who is the new I’m a Celebrity 2021 contestant?

Adam Woodyatt is one of the celebrities competing on I’m a Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! 2021.The actor is one of the most familiar faces on British television, having played Ian Beale on the BBC soap EastEnders for nearly four decades.Woodyatt is the longest-serving member of the EastEnders cast. He has been in the show since its first episode in February 1985.The Walthamstow-born star worked as a butcher before he was cast as a businessman in the soap.Since taking a break from EastEnders last summer, Woodyatt has been starring in theatre productions including Peter James’s play Looking Good...

EastEnders' former Peter Beale star reveals lasting friendship with Adam Woodyatt

Former EastEnders star Thomas Law has opened up about his lasting friendship with Adam Woodyatt, 11 years after leaving the BBC soap. While attending a fundraising event for Together For Short Lives, a UK-based charity for children's palliative care, the actor – who played Adam Woodyatt's onscreen son Peter Beale between 2006 and 2010 – was asked how life has been for him since he left Albert Square behind.

EastEnders stars Adam Woodyatt and Laurie Brett to reunite on stage

EastEnders' Adam Woodyatt and Laurie Brett – who played married couple Ian and Jane Beale – are reuniting on stage next year. The duo will be starring together in stage play Looking Good Dead for the 2022 leg of its tour, playing husband and wife Tom and Kellie Bryce. Adam is already part of the cast, with Laurie joining him in a few months time.

EastEnders star Jake Wood reunites with Adam Woodyatt in new photo

Former EastEnders cast member Jake Wood has reunited with co-star Adam Woodyatt after leaving the soap. The two had a catch-up while both are away from Walford when they happened to bump into each other at Kings Cross this week. Of course, the on-screen enemies had to take a photo to mark the occasion.

Ian Beale may never return to EastEnders, warns Adam Woodyatt

Adam Woodyatt has warned EastEnders fans that his character Ian Beale may never return to the soap.The actor, 53, is the BBC show’s longest serving cast member, having joined it in 1985.He is currently on a 10-month sabbatical from the show and has been touring around the UK in his motorhome while also starring in the play Looking Good Dead.“I won’t be going back until this time next year at the absolute earliest,” he told Metro. “I’m committed to touring with Looking Good Dead until the end of October. I’m then going to America because my daughter is getting...

EastEnders' Adam Woodyatt addresses possibility Ian Beale may not return

EastEnders viewers may be wondering when Ian Beale will return to the East London-based soap. Adam Woodyatt previously expressed that he's in no rush to return to the iconic role, explaining on The One Show that he's working on other projects and spending time with his family. In an interview...

EastEnders star Adam Woodyatt suggests how Ian Beale could return to the soap

EastEnders star Adam Woodyatt has suggested how his character Ian Beale could return to the soap. The character made a shock exit from the soap earlier this year, following the dinner poisoning storyline between him and Sharon. Appearing on today's (May 19) This Morning, however, Adam suggested that Ian's planned...

EastEnders' Adam Woodyatt teases when he could return as Ian Beale

EastEnders star Adam Woodyatt has teased a possible date for when he could return to the soap as Ian Beale. Ian made a surprising exit from Walford after the deadly dinner storyline between him and Sharon (Letitia Dean) back in January. During an appearance on The One Show on Thursday...

EastEnders' Adam Woodyatt unveils new look during break from soap

EastEnders star Adam Woodyatt has shown off a new look while he takes a break from the soap. The actor, who has played Ian Beale since the BBC soap's very first episode in 1985, shared a photo with his followers on Instagram while riding his bike in Manchester. And the...

EastEnders star Adam Woodyatt warns fans over social media imposter

EastEnders star Adam Woodyatt has a warning for his followers on social media: There's only one Ian Beale. And by 'Ian Beale', we really mean 'Instagram account run by Adam Woodyatt'. Not long after his 'Enders co-star Jake Wood shared a similar message, Adam has told fans on Instagram that...