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The hit genealogy show has turned up some incredible revelations over the years, but Danny Dyer’s discovery that he has royal blood takes some beating!

The EastEnders star goes on a fascinating journey into his roots, which begins with the emotional story of his great-great-grandmother Mary Ann Buttivant, who was convicted of hiding her dead baby.

But as he goes further back, the joy – and disbelief – on his face is a picture when he learns that not only is he related to Henry VIII’s chief minister, Thomas Cromwell, but that he is also a descendant of Edward III.

The regulars at The Queen Vic are going to have to do some serious bowing next time they fancy a pint!