Cast Changes News

Honey Mitchell to return!

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Emma Barton, who played Honey Mitchell for seven years, is returning to EastEnders, we can reveal.

Honey was last seen in Walford last year, when Barton made a guest appearance involving her character telling Billy she was moving to Canada with their son.

A source said: “Who knows, Honey might miss her old life so much she decides to stay. Wait and see.”

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Barton last year in EastEnders – during her guest appearance


Speaking to the press, Barton said: “It’s like coming home. I can’t wait to put Honey’s shoes back on and find out what the future has in store.”

EastEnders’ executive producer Dominic Treadwell-Collins also promised to “keep the surprises coming”.

Speaking to Sunday People, Treadwell-Collins said: “We want to ­surprise the audience. We want to shock them, we want gasps, we want to tell stories in different ways.”

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