EastEnders casts guest stars for Dot’s trial


EastEnders will feature several famous guest stars in the coming weeks, during Dot’s trial.

As viewers know, Dot was arrested for the murder of her son, Nick Cotton, back in February. And more recently, she has decided to plead against this so that she get home to her family.

Casualty star, Ben Turner will play the role of Adrian Quinlan who will be fighting for Dot’s case. Turner played the role of Nurse Jay Faldren in Casualty  between 2008 and 2011.

Also featuring is actor, William Gaunt, who will oversee the courtroom as Judge St John Redmond.

Silent Witness Actress, Jaye Griffiths features in the role of prosecution lawyer, Helen Stritch.

Actor, Eugene Washington, will also appear as the clerk.

Phil Mitchell’s brief, Ritchie Scott, also features in the trial scenes as she fights for Dot to be released.

EastEnders airs these trial scenes on Friday 8th May on BBC One.

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