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EastEnders’ Ian Beale – Adam Woodyatt, 52 – shows weight loss

EastEnders fans are left shocked as Ian Beale star Adam Woodyatt, 52, shows off his staggering weight loss in new spoiler clip

  • EastEnders fans were left in shock on Tuesday after Ian Beale star, Adam, showed off his weight loss in a new spoiler clip
  • This Morning aired a sneak preview of an upcoming episode of EastEnders: Secrets From The Square where the actor, 52, looked almost unrecognisable
  • It is not known how much weight Adam has lost but he is an avid cook and even appeared on the 2019 series of Celebrity MasterChef
  • This Morning presenter Sharon Marshall noted: ‘Adam Woodyatt, I think, is looking very svelte, post-lockdown.’ 
  • Adam has played Ian Beale on EastEnders since 1985 and has been part of several shocking storylines over the years 
  • EastEnders aired its final show in June after running out of episodes due to the COVID-19 crisis with Secrets From The Square replacing the missing spots 

EastEnders fans were left in shock on Tuesday after Ian Beale star, Adam Woodyatt, showed off his weight loss in a new spoiler clip.

This Morning aired a sneak preview of an upcoming episode of EastEnders: Secrets From The Square where the actor, 52, looked almost unrecognisable.  

The new spin-off show, hosted by Stacey Dooley, sees the presenter interviewing original cast members about their time on the hit BBC One soap. 

  

Before: Adam pictured before his weight loss on the soap

Wow: EastEnders fans were left in shock on Tuesday after Ian Beale star Adam Woodyatt showed off his weight loss in a new spoiler clip (pictured on Tuesday, left, and before, right) 

EastEnders aired its final show in June after running out of episodes due to the COVID-19 crisis with Secrets From The Square replacing the missing spots. 

And on an upcoming episode of the spin-off, Stacey, 33, interviews Adam and his co-star Gillian Taylforth, who has played his mother Kathy Beale over the years. 

This Morning aired a spoiler clip of the scenes, where the two stars discuss their characters and turbulent mother-and-son relationship.    

Yet soap watchers were more distracted by Adam’s staggering weight loss with This Morning’s soap queen Sharon Marshall also impressed.

Wow: This Morning aired a sneak preview of an upcoming episode of EastEnders: Secrets From The Square where the actor, 52, looked almost unrecognisable

Wow: This Morning aired a sneak preview of an upcoming episode of EastEnders: Secrets From The Square where the actor, 52, looked almost unrecognisable

Now: The new spin-off show, hosted by Stacey Dooley, sees the presenter interviewing original cast members about their time on the hit BBC One soap

Then: Adam pictured on This Morning in 2018

Now and then: The new spin-off show, hosted by Stacey Dooley, sees the presenter interviewing original cast members about their time on the hit BBC One soap (pictured now, left, and in 2018, right) 

She quipped: ‘Gillian Taylforth hasn’t aged in a million years but Adam Woodyatt, I think, is looking very svelte, post-lockdown.’ 

It is not known how much weight Adam has lost but he is an avid cook and even appeared on the 2019 series of Celebrity MasterChef. 

Shocked fans took to Twitter on Tuesday to point out his weight loss after the scene aired. 

Distracted! Yet soap watchers were more distracted by Adam's staggering weight loss with This Morning's soap queen Sharon Marshall also impressed

Distracted! Yet soap watchers were more distracted by Adam’s staggering weight loss with This Morning’s soap queen Sharon Marshall also impressed 

She quipped: 'Gillian Taylforth hasn't aged in a million years but Adam Woodyatt, I think, is looking very svelte, post-lockdown.' (pictured in a new spoiler snap)

Just last year: Adam pictured at the Chelsea Flower Show in 2019

She quipped: ‘Gillian Taylforth hasn’t aged in a million years but Adam Woodyatt, I think, is looking very svelte, post-lockdown.’ (pictured in a new spoiler snap, left, and in 2019, right) 

Stunned: Shocked fans took to Twitter on Tuesday to point out his weight loss after the scene aired

Stunned: Shocked fans took to Twitter on Tuesday to point out his weight loss after the scene aired 

New spoiler pic: Both Adam and Gillian have played mother-and-son duo, Ian and Kathy Beale, on the BBC soap since 1985

New spoiler pic: Both Adam and Gillian have played mother-and-son duo, Ian and Kathy Beale, on the BBC soap since 1985 

One person said: ‘F**k me Ian’s lost some weight ain’t he #ThisMorning.’ 

Another account put: ‘Adam looks amazing omg #ThisMorning.’ 

While a different user added: ‘I didn’t recognise Adam for a minute!’ 

Adam has played Ian Beale on EastEnders since 1985 and has been part of several shocking storylines over the years.  

Avid cook: It is not known how much weight Adam has lost but he is an avid cook and even appeared on the 2019 series of Celebrity MasterChef

Avid cook: It is not known how much weight Adam has lost but he is an avid cook and even appeared on the 2019 series of Celebrity MasterChef

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