EastEnders fans are convinced that Mel has worked out Sharon and Keanu’s baby secret.
Yesterday’s episode saw Mel, played by Tamzin Outhwaite, head over to the Mitchell household to make up with the clan, but fans were convinced that they noticed her growing suspicious of Sharon (Letitia Dean) and Keanu’s (Danny Walters) relationship.
Fans became riled up after Mel spotted Keanu, who has been having an affair with Sharon, react to Lola accidentally knocking into Sharon’s baby bump.
Mel notices as Danny jumps up and exclaims ‘watch it’ and then watches him and Sharon go for an intimate chat in the kitchen.
And viewers watching at home were convinced that they could see her putting things together in her head.
Fans rushed to Twitter to write their thoughts on the juicy episode, expressing their excitement at what might happen next, as characters in the square believe that Phil Mitchell is the father of the child.
‘Oh hell!’ wrote one fan. ‘Everyone wanting it to be been to blow Sharon’s baby daddy story but it looks like Mel is gonna be the one! She gonna drop that bomb in her way out of town. 💥 🤣🤣#EastEnders’.
‘Please let Mel succeed in whatever revenge she has planned,’ wrote another. ‘There’s been too many failed revenge plots against the Mitchells. Phil can’t always win. #EastEnders’.
Others added: ‘Mel has clicked on kick off time soon #eastenders’ and ‘yasss mel is so going to expose them #Eastenders’.
EastEnders producers have revealed that there will be some upcoming drama, especially surrounding the secret affair.
‘There’s so much going on in Walford from autumn, well into the New Year,’ TV producer Kate Oates told the Metro. ‘But, of course, in true EastEnders tradition, Christmas is huge.
‘Much of it will circulate around a very complicated and messy love affair,’ she continued, ‘so expect some major Sheanu drama as it all explodes….but we’ve got some twists and surprises in that story which last right through to New Year.’