The actress left-back in 2014 and is coming back with a bang! According to showrunners, the character will be involved in the show’s, “biggest storyline of the year.”
EastEnders spoilers show execs have dropped the big tease that a ton of, “drama and scandal,” will blow into town along with the character.
EastEnders News – Janine Butcher Is Coming Back
Charlie said of her big comeback, “I am beyond excited to be slipping back into Janine’s shoes and returning to The Square. The time feels right and I can’t wait to find out what she’s been up to for the last seven years! She is and always has been SO much fun to play.”
She added, “Feels a bit like coming home. It’s good to be back.”
EastEnders News – The Sudser is Anticipating a Flash Bang Character To Return
Jon Sen is the executive producer and according to him, “Janine is one of EastEnders most iconic characters who is loved, and often despised, in equal measure by viewers and all those in Walford.”
“Charlie’s portrayal of Janine over the years has created some of EastEnders most memorable moments and we are all really excited to see Charlie bring her incredible portrayal of Janine back again.”
He further teased the appearance by saying, “We have lots of drama in store for Janine, in fact it may be wise for some of the residents of Walford to invest in some slip on shoes….”
EastEnders News – Fans Are So Excited For A Major Return
Rumors of Charlie’s return had been growing in recent days and when the rumor was confirmed, fans shared their enthusiasm on social media, exclaiming that the character would be back to breathe life into the show.
Can Charlie’s murderous character, “save the soap,” as one fan proclaimed? According to The Sun, the nefarious woman will take part in an epic plot planned by BBC execs.
The actress couldn’t contain her own enthusiasm about her role saying, “She’s good fun, I love Janine. I always wonder what she’s been up to. I think it’s really important to sympathize with your characters and for me, she became so layered.”
The character will be later this year and fans will no doubt have a good time speculating about the how and why of her return to Walford.
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