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EastEnders spoilers follow.
EastEnders‘ Sam Mitchell will make a shock discovery about Keanu Taylor over the festive season.
Danny Walters has reprised his role as Keanu, who returned to Walford in a surprise twist earlier in the week.
Viewers know Keanu made an enemy of Phil Mitchell before he left in 2019, due to his affair with Sharon.
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Although Keanu initially only planned to stay in the Square fleetingly while Phil is away, he quickly began to rethink his plans after bonding with his young son Albie.
Fully aware that this won’t be possible once Phil is back on the scene, Keanu met up with DCI Keeble in Thursday’s episode, having learned of her vendetta against the Walford hardman.
Keanu and Keeble’s new alliance will play a major role in the show’s post-Christmas episodes, as Sam takes matters into her own hands.
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When Sam spots Keanu and Kat talking, she grows intrigued. She also gives Kat a warning in regards to her situation with Phil, insisting she needs to be more loyal.
Kat is later forced to admit to Phil that she mouthed off about what’s been going on and people might have heard.
As Phil panics over his latest plan, Sam grows suspicious of Keanu and confronts him.
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Wanting to know what Keanu is playing at with Phil, Sam decides to follow him and is shocked by what she sees.
Armed with new discoveries, Sam tries to get to the bottom of what is going on, but will she be able to? And what will this mean for Phil and Keanu?
EastEnders airs on Mondays-Thursdays at 7.30pm on BBC One. The show also streams on BBC iPlayer.
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