EastEnders no longer features real Cockney accents, according to June Brown, with even Danny Dyer using “slovenly” Essex vowels.Read it at The Telegraph
Mail Online reports:
EastEnders' Danny Dyer 'earns £100k MORE than co-stars'
The actor, 39 - who has played Queen Vic landlord Mick Carter since 2013 - is said to earn a staggering £400,000, making him the best paid star on the longrunning soap.
Lucy Hale Says Her Co-Stars Are Just Like Their Pretty Little Liars Characters
She assigns superlatives to her co-stars, and they're spot on.
the Guardian reports:
'I like uncluttered design': in Essex homes, the only way is modern
Far from being the place that taste forgot, Essex has a radical past as the cradle of British modernism. We meet the owners of some of the county’s architectural gems
When it comes to the stereotyping of British counties, Essex beats them all, from Towie to fake tans, bleached blondes and brassiness. But Essex doesn’t need a makeover, only a bit of historical balance.
Last year, an initiative named Radical Essex sought to do just that, by retrieving the county’s progressive past. With its...