Louise Mitchell is due to give delivery in upcoming EastEnders episodes, nevertheless it seems as if the character gained’t be sticking round in Walford, as actress Tilly Keeper will exit the soap subsequent yr.
Speaking to The Sun online, Tilly mentioned: ‘I’ve liked enjoying Louise Mitchell over these previous few years, and I really feel honoured to have been a part of such an iconic present.’
‘Working with our incredible cast and crew has been a joy and I shall miss my EastEnders family greatly.’
On Tilly’s departure, EastEnders’ government producer Jon Sen mentioned: ‘Tilly has been an unimaginable asset to the EastEnders forged and an exquisite firm member. Her portrayal of Louise Mitchell over the previous years has been a pleasure to watch.’
Louise has featured in a number of of the soap’s largest storylines since Tilly took over the function in 2016. After a short relationship with Keanu Taylor (Danny Walters), she found that she was pregnant, and thus the two lovers have been dwelling collectively ever since. Lou is due to give birth in the coming weeks.
Although we’ve but to learn the way the character will depart, the revelation that Keanu is the father of Sharon’s (Letitia Dean) child may show instrumental in her resolution to go away Walford, provided that it’s a revelation that would very properly tear the Mitchell clan aside.
Louise’s mum Lisa (Lucy Benjamin) revealed that Phil’s (Steve McFadden) not the father of Sharon’s baby throughout Mel’s (Tamzin Outhwaite) funeral final evening, however whether or not the Mitchell hard-man believed her or not stays to be seen.
With Keanu set to depart round the festive season, may Louise maybe forgive him for what he’s executed and take it upon herself to exit with him? That is, if the younger lad makes it out of Walford alive!
Or may she select to go stay with her mum maybe?
We’ll have to wait and see.
EastEnders continues Tuesday third December at 7:30pm on BBC One.