Max Branning (Jake Wood) gets some warpaint applied, while listening to Jealous Guy on his iPod
Grimly realistic – Jake holds still while his battle wounds are applied
Going to war – Jake films a scene where Max sets up his brother Jack
An EastEnders director applies one final touch to Jake’s make-up
You know you’ve arrived when you get your own stuntman!
The director gets Jo, Lorna and Scott into position for a scene
Back to the real action… Max discovers that Tanya’s leaving for France
Max is desperate for Tanya to stay, but his persuasion technique is all wrong!
Blood brothers… The Branning boys are about to fall out big style!
But Max can’t back up his words with actions
Or can he? DC Turner finds the gun Jack supposedly attempted to murder Max with
A lot of people want Max dead. Find out what happens on BBC One on Thursday, October 30