Fans of EastEnders will of course know that although Michael Moon (Steve John Shepherd) is little Tommy Moon’s biological father, Alfie Moon (Shane Richie) has been raising the little boy as though he were his own after Michael wanted nothing to do with the boy when he was born…
However, since then, Alfie has of course split from his wife Kat (Jessie Wallace) – though he’s continued to treat Tommy as his own – and Michael has parted ways with Janine (Charlie Brooks) who has taken her and Michael’s daughter Scarlett away from Walford.
That’s left Michael devastated, and after his plans to try to track her down are once more thwarted next week, the gym owner is set to find himself “a dad without a child”, and will therefore tell Tommy that he, not Alfie, is his dad… Read more & comment »
There’s a case of some good news and some bad news for fans of EastEnders today in that it’s been revealed that the show’s bosses plan on reuniting Walford faves Kat and Alfie Moon, however, it’s also been announced that Charlie Brooks is leaving the show for good this time.
Starting with the news about Kat (Jessie Wallace) and Alfie (Shane Richie) getting back together in upcoming storylines, the show’s executive producer Lorraine Newman “let slip” the spoiler while at the TV BAFTAs, where ‘Enders scooped the award for Best Soap.
The Daily Mirror reports that she said, “Hopefully they’ll be getting back together… Read more & comment »
Fans of EastEnders will know that Ronnie Branning is being released from prison, where she was of course serving a sentence for abducting baby Tommy Moon after her own baby, James, died of cot death…
In a blind panic, Ronnie – who was played by Samantha Womack – of course swapped her tragic infant for Tommy, leaving Alfie and Kat Moon devastated, until that is Ronnie confessed to what she’d done, and handed Tommy back to his parents.
As mentioned, she then went to prison, but she’s now about to be free, and when Alfie (Shane Richie) finds out, he experiences two very strong emotions… Read more & comment »
It’s been revealed today that EastEnders character Alfie Moon could be set to become a dad for real – he is of course Tommy Moon’s stepdad – when his girlfriend Roxy Mitchell suggests that they try for a baby!
Viewers have seen Alfie (Shane Richie) battling with his soon to be former wife Kat (Jessie Wallace) to establish legal visiting rights to her son Tommy, whose biological father is Alfie’s cousin, Michael Moon (Steve John Shepherd).
And it’s as this storyline continues that Roxy (Rita Simons) decides that a child of his own is what doormat Alfie needs.
A show insider told the Daily Star Sunday, “Roxy adores Alfie but will always be insecure where Kat is concerned… Read more & comment »
In next week’s episodes of EastEnders, Kat Moon (Jessie Wallace) is still resisting Alfie’s attempts to have his rights to contact with little Tommy made formal through solicitors…
And though things between Kat and Alfie (Shane Richie) are initially cordial, as we’ll see in Monday’s visit to Walford, he’s concerned for the little boy’s wellbeing when on several occasions, he sees Kat’s place is a tip.
So with that in mind, Alfie forges ahead with his planned meeting with his solicitor, and though Jean’s worried about it all, Alfie assures her that Kat knows he’s going, and is fine with it.
However, when Jean (Gillian Wright) later mentions it to Kat, it’s clear she didn’t know about it, nor is she fine with it. Read more & comment »
In next week’s episodes of EastEnders, when Kat Moon (Jessie Wallace) gets a letter from Alfie’s solicitor about their divorce, she goes to find him to tell him that she’d prefer it if they worked things out between them, without involving lawyers…
However, while she’s at the Vic, Kat has yet another run-in with Alfie’s lover Roxy Mitchell (Rita Simons) and realizing that with ‘Peroxide’ in the picture, things are unlikely to be plain sailing, Kat decides she should think about getting a solicitor herself.
She later discusses it with Kirsty Branning (Kierston Wareing) who tells Kat that she knows of a very good solicitor, and offers her his number. And though she’s still not sure what to do, Kat takes it. Read more & comment »
Coming up next week on EastEnders, there’s further heartache in store for Kat Moon (Jessie Wallace) when Alfie (Shane Richie) finally tells her that he’s filed for divorce…
And though initially Kat’s devastated and begs him to change his mind, promising she’ll do anything to repair their marriage, Alfie’s adamant that it’s over and that his future lies with Roxy.
However, Kat’s upset turns to anger when it transpires that Roxy (Rita Simons), Michael Moon and Jean Slater (Gillian Wright) all knew about Alfie’s plans to divorce her days before she did! Read more & comment »
In next week’s episodes of EastEnders, poor Bianca Butcher (Patsy Palmer) will be horrified when she learns that not only has her son Liam (James Forde) been bunking off school, but also that the dresses she and Kat are selling on their stall were nicked!
Her bad week begins when the police arrive on her doorstep having caught Liam truanting, and enquiries at his school reveal that it’s far from the first time…
Angry, Bianca (Patsy Palmer) tells Liam that if he carries on bunking off, she could go back to prison if the local authority chooses to press charges against her. A blasé Liam laughs that that won’t happen, but as Bianca gets more and more angry, he storms off! Read more & comment »
Walford resident Alfie Moon has spent most of his married life forgiving his wife Kat for having had affairs and assorted one night stands…
However, when he learned at Christmas that Kat’s latest lover had been the now deceased Derek Branning, it was the last straw for him, and, with his camel’s back well and truly broken, he kicked Kat (Jessie Wallace) out of the Vic and moved Roxy Mitchell in…
But nonetheless, Kat has remained convinced that given time, Alfie (Shane Richie) will relent and forgive her, and things in the Moon garden will once again be rosy… Read more & comment »
In forthcoming episodes of EastEnders – and as we reported yesterday – Kat Moon will be devastated when Alfie replaces the plaque above the door of the Queen Vic in takes her name off the licensee statement and adds Roxy’s instead…
And realizing how much it’s hurt Kat (Jessie Wallace) soft-hearted Alfie will be eager to make it up to her, because of course, even though Kat’s hurt him terribly, he still loves her.
So when he hears that some of the market traders are angry that Kat and Bianca (Patsy Palmer) are going to set up a bric-a-brac stall on the market – because of course, Bianca has stolen from nearly all of them in the past – he offers his help, and tells Kat he’ll have a word with the stallholders to try to persuade them to lay off her and Bianca… Read more & comment »
Fans of EastEnders will of course know that Kat Moon is still very much in love with her estranged husband Alfie, even though he threw her out of the pub on Christmas Day and has subsequently moved his lover Roxy Mitchell in…
Meanwhile, Masood is having romantic troubles of his own as Ayesha – who is of course staying with the Masood family so that Zainab (Nina Wadia) can oversee her arranged marriage – ups the stakes and makes him an offer that he may find difficult to refuse!
More on that in a moment, but first, back to Kat (Jessie Wallace) and her fractured relationship with Alfie (Shane Richie) she’s set for yet more heartbreak when she finds out that Alfie has taken her name off the plaque above the door of the Vic, and put Roxy’s name on there instead… Read more & comment »
Newly single and desperately alone, Kat Moon is going to find a new best friend this New Year in EastEnders, in the unlikely form of Bianca Butcher, the Daily Star reports!
Fans of the hit BBC1 soap will know how cheating Kat (Jessie Wallace) was thrown out in the street by her long-suffering husband, Alfie (Shane Richie) after he finally discovered that she had been having an affair with Walford bully, Derek Branning (Jamie Foreman) over this festive season.
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The New Year in Walford will see Derek Branning laid to rest, but even from beyond the grave, he’s still causing trouble in the Butcher-Jackson household!
There’s heartache in store for Kat Moon (Jessie Wallace) too as she discovers that Alfie (Shane Richie) has asked Roxy to move in with him. More on that in a moment…
But first, on the day of Derek’s funeral, as his sister Carol stands outside the house waiting for the arrival of the cortege, Poppy (Rachel Bright) hands her a letter that was found among Derek’s things.
A confused Carol immediately opens the letter, and on seeing who it’s from, she rushes back into the house, and when her brother Jack (Scott Maslen) goes after her, she tells him that she won’t be going to Derek’s funeral… Read more & comment »
In tonight and tomorrow’s episodes of EastEnders we’re finally going to find out who Kat Moon has been having an affair with, as is her husband Alfie…
And when he finds out which Branning brother has been sleeping with his wife, it’s going to prove to be the straw that broke the camel’s back, and meek and mild Alfie will be temporarily replaced by seriously pi**ed off Alfie as he throws Kat (Jessie Wallace) out of the pub!
And Kat is going to find there’s no room at any inn for her this Christmas after most of the Square’s residents shun her in the wake of her latest betrayal against everyone’s BFF Alfie (Shane Richie).
However, there’s also of course a pretty grim Christmas ahead for Derek Branning (Jamie Foreman) given that he’s going to shuffle off the mortal coil on Christmas Day! Read more & comment »
Fans of EastEnders will know that the long running saga of which Branning brother Kat Moon has been having an affair with will reach a dramatic climax on December 20th when Kat confesses her lover’s identity to long-suffering husband, Alfie Moon.
And ahead of it, Shane Richie, who of course plays Alfie, has revealed that he loved filming the tense scenes for the big reveal with his co-star Jessie Wallace, who plays Kat.
Speaking to Digital Spy, he said, “Playing all of that has been brilliant, especially working with Jessie on those dramatic scenes. I think we do angst very well!”
And when asked if he’s excited for viewers to find out what Kat’s mystery man is, he said, “Most definitely! We filmed the episode two months ago, so we’ve been sitting on this for a long time now. Read more & comment »