Lifestyle / Entertainment by Press Association 14/05/2019, 12:03 am Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter Emmerdale’s Jane Cox has said her character Lisa Dingle’s death from a heart condition is the right end to her story and that she hopes it helps people dealing with terminal illness. The actress, 67, is bowing out of the ITV soap after playing Lisa for 23 years. Earlier this year, Lisa revealed she had been diagnosed with a terminal heart condition. Cox said: “It’s a good story. And it raises awareness of that particular illness, which is good, and that will help people, hopefully, which I think is something absolutely brilliant to be doing. “And it’s very much part of me wanting to be an actress, to help people.” She said of her exit storyline: “I think it tells a complete story and there’s lots of people that are dealing with terminal illnesses. “I know from the episode that we did, … [Read more...] about Emmerdale’s Jane Cox: Lisa’s death the truthful end to her story
Life by Press Association May 10, 2019, 6:03 pm Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter Emmerdale actor James Moore has said trolls are surprised when he replies following online abuse. Moore, who has cerebral palsy, said he believes some people use online abuse as a way of coping with their own problems. Speaking to ITV Calendar News, he said: “At the end of the day, you’ve got to balance it out and I find that… I’ve realised that there are a lot more people that are really supportive and enthusiastic about what I do and they’re the people that I want to put myself out there for. “So, it’s important to take the bad with the good and try and look at it from a more optimistic handle.” Moore said: “I think it’s something within themselves. You’re going to take it out on someone that, a) is a character on a show, b) they’ve never met in real life. “It’s really a reflection … [Read more...] about Online trolls shocked when I reply, says Emmerdale’s James Moore
EMMERDALE fans finally find out what happened to paedo teacher Maya Stepney as the ITV soap airs special flashback episode tonight (May 7). The villagers all went on a night out in Hotten two weeks ago, but the night ended in tragedy after Priya Sharma saw Maya snogging schoolboy Jacob Gallagher outside the club. A shocked Priya relayed her news to Jacob’s mum Leyla Harding and Tracy Metcalfe who were horrified to discover Maya had been abusing Jacob in Emmerdale. The three women then lured Maya into a car with the promise of a lift home, with Maya completely unaware that her secret was out. Maya was outraged to see Tracy – who she’d caught kissing her boyfriend David Metcalfe – in the car and immediately started having a go at the blonde. But Leyla soon let her know she was on to the twisted teacher’s sick game, telling her Tracy was the least of her problems. She then bundled Maya into a car. Maya hadn’t been seen since then - and Leyla has told … [Read more...] about Emmerdale spoilers – is Maya Stepney dead?
EMMERDALE viewers spotted a huge blunder as Megan Macey got away with causing a car crash when she texted while driving. Eric Pollard was sent flying into the air when Megan rammed into Jamie Tate's car. Fans were baffled why police ignored Megan's smashed up car and blamed Jamie instead. One said: "#Emmerdale are the police in emmerdale that stupid they couldn't see it was Megan that caused the crash." Another said: "Where are the police investigating what happened? If they ask a few questions they'd find out it was her fault. Megan just walks home. #emmerdale." Someone else said: "Why do the #Emmerdale idiots think that Jamie was at fault when his car was shunted from behind by Megan who was checking her mobile when driving? Was she suddenly invisible?" Despite the gaffe, viewers praised the soap for highlighting why people should next text and drive. One said: "Let that be a warning, folks... Don't text and drive!" Another added: "Megan you don’t text and drive ! … [Read more...] about Emmerdale viewers spot huge blunder as Megan Macey causes a car crash – but everyone blames Jamie Tate
EMMERDALE'S Megan Macey will be responsible for a nasty car crash in tonight's episode that will see poor Eric Pollard hospitalised. The collision happens when Megan – who’s played by Gaynor Faye – decides to text and drive while rushing to meet her on-off lover Frank Clayton. As the Emmerdale favourite grabs her phone to start writing out a message, she loses control of her vehicle and crashes into the car in front of her. The other car – which is being driven by newcomer Jamie Tate – is then shunted forwards by the impact and which sends Eric, who’s on his way to declare Poor Jamie – who’s played by Alexander Lincoln – ends up getting the blame for the accident after Megan flees the scene. So could he die? And would Megan be looking at prison time if he does? Turns out, even if Eric doesn’t die, Megan could still be looking at some harsh punishment. If Eric dies from his injuries then things will look even bleaker for … [Read more...] about Emmerdale spoiler: Megan Macey set to leave soap after hitting Eric Pollard in horror crash?