EASTENDERS viewers all had the same question about Ben Mitchell after he suddenly decided to hide himself as gay.
The mechanic – who is played by actor Max Bowden in the BBC drama – admits he is struggling to cope following a fellow attack earlier this month.
He told Pam about the homophobia he faced and she admitted she wished she had stopped Paul’s murder by stopping him from coming out.
It led to Ben making a devastating decision – to go back to the closet and hide his marriage to Callum.
“No more bouncing around with rainbow badges, no more kissing in public, no more holding hands,” he said.
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