EastEnders fans were left heartbroken by scenes airing on BBC One’s soap this evening, as children of Gray and Chantelle discover the true extent of what their evil father has done.
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EastEnders fans were left devastated for Gray Atkins’ kids – after they discovered the extent of their father’s crimes.
Mack and Mia were there when Gray arrived at Karen’s house and tried to get her to help him escape, but while he called them over to be with him, the kids stayed with Karen and he ran into the night – before being caught by the police. .
On tonight’s show, Mack and Mia go back to school and Mitch is adamant that the family must tell the kids what happened to their mother Chantelle Atkins, before they are told the truth elsewhere.
Struggling, Karen tries to tell them how Gray killed Chantelle – but she can’t get over it.
Mitch tries to take it in – but is also speechless when Keegan decides he should be the one to tell them what happened.
“Your dad was a bad man, and your dad hurt a lot of people. And some of the people your dad hurt, they can’t go back. I’m sorry you have to hear this, I do. really,” he said through tears.
“But your grandpa is right. I promise none of this is your fault – but you need to know what happened, all of it. And the person your dad hurt the most is your mom. And she doesn’t deserve it, cause your mummy is amazing and we all love her so much, ok?”
He himself was moved to tears as he admitted to letting his sister down because of what Gray had done to their family.
“I, I should have protected her but I didn’t and I’m sorry, but I can’t – because your mummy is so brave and she keeps smiling,” he told them as he spent time with her. much praise for Chantelle for being so strong. .
“She continued to smile so that neither of us knew what was really going on. Neither of us knew what kind of bad man her dad really was.”
Fans of the BBC One series took to Twitter to comment on the heartbreaking scenes.
“So emotional! The two child actors in this scene (Mack and Mia) are doing great! # Eastenders“, one person wrote.
Second person added: “SOME PEOPLE ONLY GIVE KEEGAN ONE HUG ALREADY #EastEnders“, as a third person shared online: “Poor, poor children of Grey. Zack [Morris, who plays Keegan] did a blind there #EastEnders. ”
“Omg this scene, I’m crying, I can’t cope #EastEnders“, a fourth person wrote.
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