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Entertainment EastEnders star James Bye "excited" for Martin Fowler's future

02:50  30 june  2020
02:50  30 june  2020 Source:   digitalspy.com

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James Bye looking at the camera: EastEnders star James Bye has spoken out on Martin Fowler's future following EastEnders: Secrets from the Square. © BBC EastEnders star James Bye has spoken out on Martin Fowler's future following EastEnders: Secrets from the Square.

EastEnders star James Bye is excited about where his character Martin Fowler will end up when the soap returns to screens later this year.

The EastEnders actor is speaking out about his future on the soap ahead of his interview with Stacey Dooley on next week's Secrets from the Square, alongside Davood Ghadami (aka Kush).

Bye has dropped the first hints at what viewers can expect by addressing what's coming up for Martin as filming officially commences on new episodes.

"I'm looking forward to getting back and seeing what EastEnders has in store really," he said. "I think where they left Martin before the break was quite an interesting position with the hint that Martin and Ruby were getting it on.

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James Bye et al. that are standing in a room: EMBARGO 19/05/2020 Ruby Allen and Martin Fowler in EastEnders © BBC EMBARGO 19/05/2020 Ruby Allen and Martin Fowler in EastEnders

"So I'm looking forward to seeing what is going to happen as much as being involved in the show, as a viewer I'm also quite excited. As well as the challenges we're going to face as actors on the floor and directors with the social distancing. I'm always up for a bit of a challenge so I look forward to seeing how we're going to do it as a team."

EastEnders: Secrets from the Square features Bye looking back on his entire tenure in Walford, having taken over the role of Albert Square original character Martin in 2014.

"When you're in the show you don't realise how quickly the time goes," he said. "I've been on the show for five and a half years and when you start looking back on the clips, you don't realise how much you've done and how much time's gone.

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"So that was quite a nice feeling to see that. Also it was really nice to work with Stacey Dooley. She's fabulous, a really lovely person. I'm not a massive lover of interviews but she made it really easy so that was great fun."

James Bye standing in front of a building: EastEnders 1/28/20: Martin and Kush © BBC EastEnders 1/28/20: Martin and Kush

He went on: "I hope [fans will] see the real relationship between me and Davood. It's not phoney, it's a real on-screen/off-screen relationship. They might get a few teasers as to what's coming in the near future.

"Little bits that they don't see, and I took Stacey around the Square which was quite nice, showing her and the audience parts of the market that you don't get to see very often."

Bye will also have the chance to reflect on some of his most dramatic moments, revealing: "I really enjoyed the stuff when I first started, but for me as an actor the most challenging stuff has been more recent – with Ben Mitchell, I really enjoyed doing that.

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"I had so much to do like being hung off bridges, jumped in front of trains, fighting in warehouses, all that kind of stuff which was quite full-on. It was very intense but I did enjoy working like that."

James Bye et al. taking a selfie: EastEnders 1/10/20: Louise and Martin © BBC EastEnders 1/10/20: Louise and Martin

Secrets from the Square also gave the actor a chance to see how much he's physically changed over his time on the soap.

"Just seeing yourself on camera, seeing yourself on telly five years ago and how much you've changed," he said. "Davood hasn't changed that much but I have.

"I mean I've had two more children and lost a bit more hair. They showed a clip of Martin and Kush having a bit of a scrap, and that was quite nice to watch in the sense that we put a lot of effort into that.

"It was a late night and we did a lot of the stuff ourselves. It was good, in these shows you forget what you've done so it was quite nice to watch that back with Davood there and we could chat about it."

EastEnders: Secrets From The Square continues on Monday, July 6 at 8pm on BBC One.

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