Britain's most loved soap stars: then and now

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Britain's most loved soap stars: then and now

Adam Woodyatt
Adam Woodyatt joined a new BBC soap called Eastenders in 1985, fresh-faced at the age of 16. Not expecting it to last for longer than a year, Adam is now the longest-running cast member of the iconic British show, and his character Ian Beale is one of the most recognisable faces on British television.