EASTENDERS’ Patrick Trueman will discover himself at risk within the new yr as he tries to guard Denise Fox from her serial killer ex Lucas Johnson.
Denise was shocked to see her evil ex husband Lucas during the BBC One soap’s epic Christmas day episode. Will Lucas declare Patrick as his subsequent sufferer? Right here‘s the lowdown…
Patrick takes issues into his personal palms to guard Denise from Lucas JohnsonCredit score: BBC
Does Lucas kill Patrick in EastEnders?
Spoilers have been revealed that Patrick’s efforts to protect Denise will take a disastrous turn this week, leaving Denise livid and Patrick heartbroken.
Patrick will flip to Phil Mitchell when Jack Branning refuses to assist.
Phil then pays a henchman to assault Lucas and present him who’s boss.
However will Phil’s assault find yourself backfiring on Patrick?
The cleaning soap has teased that s knock on the door will then depart Patrick in grave hazard.
Will it’s Lucas?
Viewers should tune in to seek out out whether or not Patrick will get caught in Lucas’ firing line.
Patrick asks Phil for assist to convey down serial killer LucasCredit score: BBC
Why has Lucas returned to EastEnders?
It’s not but clear why precisely Lucas is again within the Sq. – and whether or not he’s after revenge towards Denise for turning him into the police for the murders he dedicated.
Talking about his return, actor Don advised The Solar On-line: “I’m thrilled and honoured to be requested to breathe life as soon as once more into such a posh, controversial and divisive character however, most significantly, to have one other alternative to work alongside one of many UK’s most interesting actors, Diane Parish.”
He added: “I really feel blessed.”
EastEnders’ government producer Jon Sen added: “Bringing again Don to the Sq. has been on our want checklist for a while now as there’s positively some unfinished enterprise with Lucas and he definitely hasn’t let Denise go.
“His reign of terror put him firmly up there with Walford’s greatest villains and I can’t look forward to audiences to look at his return unfold.”
Lucas shocked Denise along with his return on Christmas DayCredit score: BBC
Why did Lucas depart EastEnders?
Lucas was despatched to jail in 2016 after brutally murdering give residents of the Sq..
His killing spree started in 2009 when he murdered his ex Trina on the allotments with a rake.
Lucas then murdered Denise’s ex Owen after he found his killer secret, driving him away from Walford and strangling him with a bow tie throughout a livid showdown.
Lucas additionally murdered three prostitutes named Sugar, Jade and Gemma throughout his time in Walford, which took his homicide rely to 5.
Lucas later framed Denise for his sick murders earlier than faking her suicide and holding her locked in a basement for months, however she ultimately managed to flee and report his crimes to the police.