Two Families Isn’t a Soap: EastEnders

It’s time for #KateOates to balance out the screen time. She can do that without getting rid of actors. It will be a nice change from always seeing the Carters and Slaters. #Corrie has won awards because of great storylines about more than 2 families. #EastEnders— BovaryCee ♋️??? (@BovarysComplnt) October …

EastEnders Fall Spoiler: What’s Missing

I’ve seen the EastEnders Fall Spoiler, and as usual, the spoiler looks intriguing and exciting. (Well… except for the scenes they used from an earlier episode…) I can’t wait to see how Stuart gets his punishment and what happens to Hayley’s baby. However, I’m not as excited as I thought I …

Sorting Out Mick and Linda Carter (EastEnders)

I’ve been waiting for this side of Mick since I started watching #EastEnders again. Now he’s the tough man they kept referring to. This version of Mick would’ve handled Aidan Maguire much better. — BovaryCee ♋️??? (@BovarysComplnt) September 28, 2018 I have been waiting to see the “tough” Mick Carter …

Denise Fox: EastEnders Missing Person

EastEnders Denise Fox looking at Phil Mitchell with suspicion after he says he's being nice.

I miss EastEnders Denise Fox (Dianne Parish)! How can John Yorke and the writers let this brilliant actress sit on the sidelines? If it was Martin Fowler going through grief, Stacey Fowler would be by his side. Even when Mick Carter was in his feelings about leaving Shakil behind (Which he got over very quickly…), Linda Carter was there to comfort him.

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EastEnders: Thirty Minutes to Make Magic

I was thinking about the effort it takes to blend storylines in soaps as I was catching up on a week’s worth of Corrie and Emmerdale. The producers and writers only have about 30 minutes to tell characters’ stories and to keep us entertained. Coronation Street, Emmerdale, and Hollyoaks have managed to do that consistently. However, my favorite, EastEnders, is still trying to find that “30-Minute Magic”.

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