EASTENDERS’ Luisa Bradshaw-White has opened up about her character Tina Carter’s sudden dying in EastEnders this week.
Monday’s hour-long episode started by displaying murderer Gray Atkins (Toby Alexander Smith) killing Tina – his second sufferer – after she confronted him concerning the homicide of his spouse Chantelle.
Tina Carter was murdered throughout Monday’s episodeCredit score: BBC
Threatening to inform everybody in Albert Square, Grey stopped her from escaping the home earlier than being proven shouting over her limp physique.
Transferring her from the couch, scenes confirmed him wrapping Tina up in a big fabric earlier than inserting her within the boot of his automobile to go and bury her physique.
The murderous lawyer satisfied Tina’s household – Mick and Shirley Carter – that she had taken a while away from the Sq. after she was wrongly accused of attacking Ian Beale.
Followers of the present had been anticipating a departure from Luisa, however the dramatic ending that noticed her killed off got here as a shock – a “bittersweet” second for the actress.
Luisa described the second of her characters dying as bittersweetCredit score: Getty Photographs – Getty
She was killed after confronting Grey AtkinsCredit score: BBC
“Tina is a personality I’ve invested so much in and a personality that I actually love, so to see that finish is kind of unhappy,” Luisa informed Digital Spy.
“Whenever you do an appearing job, you normally know the ending. That is the one job the place you do not actually know. So in any case these years in character, you then discover out the ending, it is fairly a wierd expertise.”
The actress acknowledged that it was “bizarre” to movie Tina’s death scene, however loved the “drama” of the grotesque second her physique was proven.
“A personality that you simply love, a personality that you have invested in and also you performed for seven years [dying] – it is odd,” Luisa continued.
Luisa admitted it felt “odd” to say goodbye to TinaCredit score: BBC
“It felt like the tip of an period, so it was unhappy in some methods, however actually thrilling in others. It is an thrilling storyline to get as an actor. It was good to play the drama of all of it.”
She added that whereas she is going to “miss” her EastEnders co-stars, she’s “excited” to open up her profession past Albert Sq..
Luisa hasn’t left and not using a reminder, and admitted she had taken Tina’s tiger-print trainers as a memento to replicate on sooner or later.
Bradshaw-White revealed that she had taken Tina’s tiger-print trainers residence as a memento, whereas additionally reflecting on her proudest second from her time in Albert Sq..
EastEnders continues tonight at 7:30pm on BBC One.