A British soap that has been running since 1985, about the lives of people living on Albert Square in the fictitious Walford borough of East London. Written by
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, who played Charlie Slater, had got down to the last five for Den Watts when the series started but Julia Smith
told him he wasn't "a ladies' man". He was also in the running to play Frank Butcher but was committed to another series, King & Castle
(1986), instead. See more
When Nick Cotton returned to the square in October 2008, the tattoo on his neck had disappeared. See more
From 1985-1993, the series titles was a black and white city with a bright blue river. See more