Theo isn’t going anywhere (Picture: BBC/Jack Barnes/Kieron McCarron)
With sinister stalker Theo Hawthorne (William Ellis) having announced himself as the new neighbour of the Slaters in EastEnders, he is set to further step up his evil torment of Stacey (Lacey Turner) in upcoming scenes.
Theo began targeting Stacey several months ago, after connecting with her on Secret Cam and becoming her private client.
In recent weeks, he finally revealed his true nature when he told Stacey the truth, trapping her in her kitchen while 13-year-old Lily (Lillia Turner) gave birth in the next room.
When Stacey went to the police about his behaviour, they revealed that there was nothing they could do, leaving Theo free to make his scariest move yet: Buying the flat next door.
In upcoming scenes, Stacey will run into Theo in the gardens in the Square, leaving her totally shaken.
Luckily, she has detective Jack Branning (Scott Maslen) on her side, who offers to help her get an interim stalking protection order put into place in order to keep Theo away from her.
Theo turns up during Kat’s hen party (Picture: BBC/Jack Barnes/Kieron McCarron)
On top of that, he offers to be around to deter Theo from doing anything.
However, when Stacey attends cousin Kat’s (Jessie Wallace) hen party at the Vic, she is horrified when she once again bumps into Theo.
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Without Jack on hand, she is forced to fake bravado despite her fear.
Will Stacey ever be free of creepy Theo, or will he continue to harass her until she snaps?
With Stacey set to be involved with the Christmas murder, could Theo find himself dead on the floor of the Queen Vic?
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