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Michael French to depart EastEnders

EastEnders womaniser David Wicks is to depart the soap it has been confirmed. Digital Spy reports that Michael French – who has portrayed the character on and off since 1993 – had only agreed to reprise the role on a short-term basis and has already had his contract extended by Executive Producer Dominic Treadwell-Collins. Details on how David will depart the Square for a third time are being kept under wraps,

EastEnders David in danger after crossing scheming Janine

EastEnders‘ Janine Butcher (Charlie Brooks) will plot to kill David Wicks (Michael French) in the soap this Christmas. Janine hatches her murderous scheme after David coaxes her into confessing that she killed her husband Michael Moon (Steve John Shepherd) and then later blackmails her with the confession which he has recorded on his phone. Janine is stunned when David puts a hefty price of £250,000 on his silence but agrees

EastEnders Pictures – Joey takes Janine to task over Michael’s murder

Janine Butcher (Charlie Brooks) is put on the spot by Joey Branning (David Witts) in EastEnders scenes to air later this month. Joey is convinced that Janine knows more than she’s letting on about the night her estranged husband Michael Moon (Steve John Shepherd) met his maker. As Joey confronts Janine at the Vic he struggles to keep a lid on his temper causing Janine’s step-brother David Wicks (Michael French) to intervene and throw

Lisa Maxwell nervous over EastEnders appearance

Lisa Maxwell has admitted she is nervous about watching her guest appearance in EastEnders. The actress and Loose Women panellist will appear in tomorrow night’s episode of the BBC One soap as Naomi, the girlfriend of returnee David Wicks (Michael French). The pair turn up at the home of David’s daughter Bianca (Patsy Palmer) and former partner Carol Jackson (Lindsey Coulson) and it soon becomes clear they have been up to no

Lisa Maxwell talks EastEnders role

Lisa Maxwell has revealed that she loved working on EastEnders and would return to the BBC One soap should the opportunity arise. The actress and presenter will appear in a single episode of the show a week on Friday (27 September) as Naomi, the girlfriend of returnee David Wicks. The pair turn up at the home of David’s daughter Bianca (Patsy Palmer) and former partner Carol Jackson (Lindsey Coulson) and it soon becomes

EastEnders Pictures – David Wicks in hot water after money scam

EastEnders have released new images previewing David Wicks’ (Michael French) return to the soap. In scenes to be aired next week David stuns Carol (Lindsey Coulson) when he arrives at the Jackson’s with girlfriend Naomi (Lisa Maxwell) in tow. It soon becomes clear David has been up to no good when he tells Naomi he wants to give his daughter Bianca some of the money they have just stolen from her husband