BBC TV soap-opera Eastenders will be welcoming Dean Wicks back to the series after six years and actor Matt Di Angelo who plays Wicks has started filming scenes for his return to the square. However, the plot Wick’s will be a part of has yet to be revealed. Dean Wicks is Shirley Carter’s son who she does not have the best relationship with.
The character left Albert Square in 2008 after a stint in prison. Di Angelo said about his return, “It’s such an exciting time for the show and the Carter/Wicks family that I just couldn’t pass up the opportunity”. This year has also seen Shirley’s younger brother Mick Carter (Danny Dyer) take over the Queen Vic. The next episode of Eastenders will air tonight at 8pm on BBC One.