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EastEnders star Danny Dyer lands Netflix role after quitting BBC soap

EastEnders star Danny Dyer has secured a new role ahead of his exit from the soap, as he has been confirmed as the host of a brand new Netflix series. Danny, who will be leaving his role as pub landlord Mick Carter later this year after nine years on Albert Square, will host new Netflix quiz show Cheat alongside comedian and actress Ellie Taylor.
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Danny Dyer reveals the bailiffs were after him after a petrol garage mix-up

Danny Dyer has revealed that he was sent a letter from bailiffs after it was claimed he had stolen petrol.On his podcast,Sorted with the Dyers, the Outlaw actor said that he was accused of not paying for £109 worth of petrol and stormed to the garage to figure out what happened.Dyer said: “I received a letter in the post and it was from a bailiff company saying they were going to come round and start taking things from my house because I haven’t paid my petrol bill.”The Football Factory star then said he drove straight away to the petrol...
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EastEnders star Danny Dyer teases his 'epic' leaving story

EastEnders favourite Danny Dyer seems pleased with his character's exit storyline. Landlord of The Queen Vic since Christmas Day 2013, Dyer was confirmed to be leaving the soap as Mick Carter back in January, but the way he does is obviously being kept secret for now. Appearing on BBC Radio...

EastEnders: Danny Dyer insists he hasn’t ‘fallen out with anybody’ as he addresses exit for first time

Danny Dyer has insisted that he hasn’t “fallen out with anybody” at EastEnders as he addressed his forthcoming exit from the show for the first time.The 44-year-old actor will be leaving the BBC soap after nine years as Queen Vic pub landlord Mick Carter.Speaking about leaving the show on Sorted with the Dyers, the podcast he presents with his daughter, Dyer said that there was no “big story” behind his exit and that he was simply looking to pursue other career paths.“I’m very lucky, I’m very grateful in the sense that when you’re in a job like a soap,...

EastEnders star Danny Dyer breaks silence over Mick Carter exit

EastEnders star Danny Dyer has spoken on his exit from the soap for the first time, admitting he feels Mick Carter "needs to be rested for a bit". Over the weekend, the soap confirmed that the actor would be departing as the Queen Vic landlord at the end of the year "when his contract comes to an end".

EastEnders: Danny Dyer to leave BBC soap later this year

Actor Danny Dyer will leave EastEnders later this year, the BBC has confirmed. Dyer, who plays Queen Vic landlord Mick Carter, is not quitting immediately, with the BBC promising "plenty of explosive drama" before he goes. EastEnders said Dyer, who joined the show in 2013, had made Mick Carter into...

Danny Dyer quits EastEnders after playing Mick Carter for nine years

Danny Dyer has quit EastEnders after a nine-year stint as Queen Vic pub landlord Mick Carter.The actor, 44, has starred in the BBC soap since 2013. He made his debut as the son of Shirley Carter, played by Linda Henry (his character was first believed to be her brother). Dyer’s biggest moments as Mick over the last decade include dealing with his wife Linda’s (Kellie Bright) alcoholism and a sexual abuse storyline.In more recent developments, Mick and Linda have split up, and Linda is currently taking a break from soap while actor Kellie is on maternity leave.A spokesperson for...

EastEnders confirms Danny Dyer exit after nine years on the soap

Danny Dyer is set to exit EastEnders as Mick Carter. The actor has played the pub landlord since 2013, though the BBC has confirmed that he will be leaving Albert Square when his contract is up later in 2022. An EastEnders spokesperson told Digital Spy in a statement: "Danny will...

EastEnders star Danny Dyer teases "high drama" on soap's special episode of The Wall

The Wall host Danny Dyer has promised "high drama" in tonight's (December 23) EastEnders special. Known on the square as Mick Carter, Danny will be joined by Nancy Carter's Maddy Hill and Martin Fowler actor James Bye as they tackle the tricky titular challenge. In case you're unfamiliar with the...

Danny Dyer hosts celebrity version of ‘The Wall’ for Children In Need 2021

Danny Dyer has hosted a special celebrity version of The Wall for this year’s Children In Need.CBBC TV presenters Sam and Mark faced questions in a round of ‘Free Fall’. The duo took on The Wall in an attempt to win money for children and young people facing disadvantages across the UK.With questions from Angela Rippon, the duo successfully answered all but one question correctly, winning £23,109 in total for the charity.Earlier in the show, Ed Sheeran kicked off the appeal show with a musical performance.Sheeran performed “Overpass Graffiti” from his latest album =. He appeared with...

EastEnders star Danny Dyer to star in mental health short film created by 17-year-old

Danny Dyer is to star in a short film directed by a 17-year-old in a bid to raise money for mental health charities.Called Stepping Stone, the 30-minute film is written, directed and produced by debut director Noah Caplan, who was inspired to begin work on the project when his younger sister suffered a life-threatening accident.Production has wrapped on the movie which follows four characters from different walks of life suffering issues including domestic abuse, alcoholism and living with anxiety.Alongside EastEnders actor Dyer, the film also stars Caplan, David “Sideman” Whitely and Georgia Moncur, while Cush Berlyn plays the role of...

EastEnders star Danny Dyer reveals dream to crack America

EastEnders star and all-round British icon Danny Dyer has shared his hopes of one day cracking America. Dyer, who plays Mick Carter in the BBC One soap, has revealed that he dreams of having a pop at a career in the States – something we'd be very much on board with seeing unfold.

Strictly Come Dancing 2021: Danny Dyer supports Rose Ayling-Ellis during live show

Danny Dyer was spotted in the Strictly Come Dancing audience cheering on his on-screen daughter, Rose Ayling-Ellis. The EastEnders star, who plays Frankie Lewis on the popular soap, is partnered with professional dancer Giovanni Pernice. In week four, she danced the cha-cha-cha to “Raspberry Beret” by Prince. Dyer was later seen in the live audience applauding Ayling-Ellis’s fellow contestant, Tillie Ramsay. “To be the first deaf contestant on Strictly Come Dancing is sooooo exciting.. and a little bit scary,” Ayling-Ellis has said of her taking part in the show. “It is the hardest secret I have ever had to keep so it feels amazing to finally have this out in the open! I hope I will do the deaf community proud and break down more barriers.“But I am also very excited to learn an incredible new skill and even better I get to learn whilst wearing beautiful dresses made especially for me!”Strictly Come Dancing continues each weekend on BBC One.

Who is Scarlett Harlett? Meet the Danny Dyer of RuPaul's Drag Race UK!

RuPaul’s Drag Race UK is back for a third season, with Queens from all over the UK competing. Scarlett Harlett is amongst the line-up…. Strutting the catwalk, designing their own outfits, and lip-syncing to the beat will be Scarlett, along with the other contestants joining the show. Could Scarlett Harlett...

EastEnders star Dean Gaffney calling Danny Dyer for grandad advice

EastEnders star Dean Gaffney has revealed that he's hoping to get some tips on being a grandad from his former co-star Danny Dyer. Dean, who played Robbie Jackson on and off between 1993 and 2019, became a first-time grandparent earlier this month when his daughter Chloe and her partner Declan welcomed a baby girl, who they have named Mimi.

Love Island star Dani Dyer to join dad Danny Dyer in EastEnders

EastEnders spoilers follow. Love Island star Dani Dyer has finally lined up a role in EastEnders alongside her father Danny Dyer. The reality star is set to have a brief stint in the BBC One soap next month for a scene that will see her meeting her dad's character Mick Carter.