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This is a list of characters currently in the BBC soap opera EastEnders, listed in order of first appearance. Where more than one actor has portrayed the same character, the current actor is listed first.

Present charactersEdit

Regular charactersEdit

Character Actor(s) Duration
Kathy Beale Gillian Taylforth 1985–2000, 2015–
Sharon Watts Letitia Dean 1985–1995, 2001–2006, 2012–
Ian Beale Adam Woodyatt 1985–
Dot Cotton June Brown 1985–1993, 1997–
Martin Fowler James Bye 1985–2007, 2014–
James Alexandrou
Jon Peyton Price
Mike Jones James Harrison 1987–1999, 2000, 2018–
Phil Mitchell Steve McFadden 1990–2003, 2005–
Sonia Fowler Natalie Cassidy 1993–2007, 2010–2011, 2014–
Robbie Jackson Dean Gaffney 1993–2004, 2010, 2015, 2017–
Mel Owen Tamzin Outhwaite 1998–2002, 2018–
Billy Mitchell Perry Fenwick 1998–
Kat Slater Jessie Wallace 2000–2005, 2010–2016, 2018–
Mo Harris Laila Morse 2000–2016, 2018–
Bex Fowler Jasmine Armfield 2000–2002, 2005–2007, 2014–
Jade Sharif
Alex and Vicky Gonzalez
Patrick Trueman Rudolph Walker 2001–
Louise Mitchell Tilly Keeper 2001–2003, 2008, 2010, 2016–
Brittany Papple
Danni Bennatar
Rachel Cox
Alfie Moon Shane Richie 2002–2005, 2010–2016, 2018–
Stacey Slater Lacey Turner 2004–2010, 2014–
Jean Slater Gillian Wright 2004–
Ruby Allen Louisa Lytton 2005–2006, 2018–
Honey Mitchell Emma Barton 2005–2008, 2014–
Denise Fox Diane Parish 2006–
Max Branning Jake Wood 2006–
Shirley Carter Linda Henry 2006–
Jay Brown Jamie Borthwick 2006–
Rainie Cross Tanya Franks 2007–2008, 2010–2011, 2014–2015, 2018–
Masood Ahmed Nitin Ganatra 2007–
Jack Branning Scott Maslen 2007–2013, 2015–
Whitney Dean Shona McGarty 2008–
Tiffany Butcher Maisie Smith 2008–2014, 2016, 2018–
Kim Fox Tameka Empson 2009–
Cora Cross Ann Mitchell 2011–2015, 2017–
Tina Carter Luisa Bradshaw-White 2013−
Linda Carter Kellie Bright 2013−
Mick Carter Danny Dyer 2013−
Kush Kazemi Davood Ghadami 2014–
Carmel Kazemi Bonnie Langford 2015–2018
Keegan Baker Zack Morris 2017–
Ted Murray Christopher Timothy 2017–
Karen Taylor Lorraine Stanley 2017–
Keanu Taylor Danny Walters 2017–
Bernadette Taylor Clair Norris 2017–
Arshad Ahmed Madhav Sharma 2018–
Mariam Ahmed Indira Joshi 2018–
Halfway Tony Clay 2018–
Hunter Owen Charlie Winter 2018–
Hayley Slater Katie Jarvis 2018–
Stuart Highway Ricky Champ 2018–
Ray Kelly Seán Mahon 2018–