Emmerdale: Jason Merrells says Declan Macey “spirals down into self-hatred” as he believes he’s responsible for killing new wife Katie!
Newlyweds Declan and Katie Macey have barely finished picking confetti out of their hair when they find themselves having one hell of a row over Katie’s part in scheming to get Declan to throw his nephew Robbie (Jamie Shelton) out of Home Farm…
And as we’ll see in episodes that air as of November 22nd, their row sets into motion a chain of events that will see Katie fighting for her life as Declan struggles to cope with the thought that he’s indirectly responsible for her demise.
As Jason Merrells, who of course plays Declan, explained to Radio Times, it all begins when his character storms off in a temper after telling Katie that he’s disgusted with the way she manipulated him over Robbie.
She fights back that she had to resort to underhand measures to open Declan’s eyes to how horrible Robbie is, but, disappointed with his new bride, Declan doesn’t want to hear it, and as he hops on a quad bike and roars off, he isn’t at first aware that Katie’s about to follow him with tragic consequences… Read more & comment »