Lee Carter is set to return to EastEnders later this year as Linda Carter (Kellie Bright) struggles with an alcoholism battle. Acclaimed star Danny-Boy Hatchard will reprise his role as the troubled son of Linda and Mick (Danny Dyer) as he learns of what his family has been through.
Since Lee left, Mick has been incarcerated and Linda is set for a battle of her own but Lee will soon make a temporary return to try and support his family. Lee was at the centre of a hard hitting depression storyline that almost saw him take his own life.
He left Walford to seek help and fight his demon and it is understood that he will return in a healthier frame of mind to help his family through their upcoming struggles.
Viewers have seen Mick and Linda struggling with the increasing pressure on their family in recent months so theyll be ecstatic to have their son back for a while. But, what exactly brings Lee back to Walford?
On reprising his role, Danny-Boy Hatchard commented: The way things are going with the Carters at the minute, it makes total sense that Lee would return, even for a short stint. I will always be loyal to the Carter Clan and the show, and am very excited to be back on set with some immensely talented people whom I love dearly.
Jon Sen (Executive Producer, EastEnders) added: We are thrilled that Danny-Boy is returning to Walford to reprise the role of Lee Carter. Lee obviously left the Square under a cloud but now he returns to vanquish demons and help Mick and Linda as they struggle through theRead More – Source