• EastEnders star Gary Lucy leaving the soap - but hints he may return

    Gary Lucy has confirmed that he is leaving EastEnders. The actor, who has starred as Danny Pennant since September 2012, has already filmed his final scenes for the BBC soap. Following the news, Gary took to Twitter to thank his fans for their support - and even hinted that he could one day return to Albert Square.   "Thank you for your messages. loved my time @Ee interesting character with lots of scope. see u late rather than goodbye ;-) ps more 2 come x." Earlier this month, the 32-year-old urged critics to "get with the times" after complaints about his character's onscreen

  • Todd Carty voted off Dancing on Ice

    Todd Carty was the latest celebrity to skate off the Dancing on Ice rink, after being voted off in Sunday night's episode. The EastEnders star, 50, performed against Waterloo Road actress Zaraah Abrahams in a dramatic skate-off. "I'm so, so glad I was invited back and you made me feel so welcome," said Todd as he prepared to leave the ice. "Thank you to everyone from the bottom of my heart."   The actor's exit came as no surprise to most of the audience and viewers at home, as all four judges looked ready to save Zaraah. "Zaraah, you were pure poetry in motion," said