Tag "Ian Beale"

Children In Need raises a record breaking £32.6m

The BBC’s annual Children In Need Appeal was broadcast live to the nation last night across BBC One and BBC Two from BBC Elstree. The end of night total was a record £32,620,469. Veteran broadcaster Terry Wogan once again presided over the seven-hour long show with assistance from Tess Daly, Fearne Cotton, Rochelle Humes and Nick Grimshaw. “Thank you for all you have done for BBC Children in Need, the money raised this evening is going

EastEnders Pictures: Rainie blackmails Ian

EastEnders have released new pictures that show Rainie Cross blackmailing Ian Beale. Rainie, played by Tanya Franks, made a surprise return to the soap during last night’s episode when the character was revealed as Ian’s (Adam Woodyatt) mystery phone contact. In tonight’s episode, Rainie realises that she is the only person that knows Ian’s whereabouts on the night his daughter Lucy was killed. Rainie quickly gathers how valuable this information is and

EastEnders Spoilers: Ian lashes out at Max during Lucy’s funeral

EastEnders womaniser Max Branning (Jake Wood) is forced to face the consequences of his recent fling with murder victim Lucy Beale in tonight’s episode. A showdown takes place at Lucy’s funeral after Ian (Adam Woodyatt) finds out that Max was sleeping with Lucy in the weeks leading up to her death. Ian initially resolves to keep a lid on his anger until after the funeral but Max lights the blue touch paper

EastEnders boss on Lucy Beale murder: ‘Ultimately it’s a bloody good story’

EastEnders boss Dominic Treadwell-Collins has explained his decision to kill off the character of Lucy Beale. In a video feature on the soap’s official website the producer stated that he wanted a big story that would put the Beale family at the centre of the show ahead of its 30th anniversary next February. “The Beales are the first EastEnders family so, for me, in this year, building up to the 30th

EastEnders Trailer: There’s A Killer Amongst Them

One of the biggest whodunits in EastEnders‘ history kicked off tonight, focusing on the death of Lucy Beale, and a new trailer has been released to mark the occasion. In tonight’s episode, Lucy (Hetti Bywater) was shown heading out of the Square alone after receiving an email, with her lifeless body later seen on Walford Common. The circumstances of Lucy’s death are to be shrouded in mystery with the police initially believing that she