However, unfortunately for EastEnders' Karen Taylor Lorraine Stanleythe romance was short-lived as she was dumped at the end of it. They had headed back to Karen's pad to continue on their night — sharing a steamy kiss as they sat on the sofa. However, Caren called time on their romance as she said she didn't think Karen was serious about a relationship.
BBC soap EastEnders is set to introduce its first lesbian Muslim character in a groundbreaking new storyline. Irqa Ahmed, who is played by Priya Davdra and has appeared on screens since February, is reportedly set to come out later this summer. The news comes as new boss Kate Oates — who joined from rival soap Coronation Street — revealed that she had plans for a new precinct in Walford.
Karen and Caren are getting drunk together at Karen's place when Caren seizes the moment and plants a smacker on her crush. While initially taken back, Karen then responds: "That really wasn't as weird as I thought it would be. But that wasn't quite the reaction Caren was looking for, and as Karen continued to get wasted, Caren realised just how inexperienced the object of her affection is.
British soaps have long been loud and proud when it comes to addressing sexual orientations, identities and issues alike. However, when Coronation Street was first broadcast init was unimaginable that two characters of the same sex could ever share the same bed, let alone have a relationship. Brookside introduced the first openly gay character in soap history in Gordon Collins, played by Nigel Cowley at the time, had his sexuality discovered by his mum Annabelle when she learnt of his relationship with another man.
There's plenty going on in soap world this week. Returning characters grace Coronation Street and Emmerdale, with more to follow, as EastEnders explores new storylines in the aftermath of the biggest month in the BBC show's history. Still, at least he has his family around him, so he can take his fears out on them.
New pictures released by the BBC show the Walford residents enjoying another lesbian kiss, after family troubles bring them together once again. After he's rushed to hospital, Tina played by Luisa Bradshaw-White feels the pressure as the Carters continue to disagree over the best course of action for him. When Stan demands that he be put into a care home, Tina is forced to ask her sister Shirley for the money which Stan loaned to Dean last year.
White posted on Instagram about the incident, which took place at his November 2 show at Rogers Place in Edmonton in Canada, saying he dedicated a track at his next gig to the two women and asked audience members to kiss their partners. Bernie Clair Norris then threatened to tell on her best friend, but Tiff said she would have to go back to Milton Keynes if that happened. Actor Madelaine Petsch has said her Riverdale character Cheryl Blossom is a lesbian, having previously said that she is bisexual.
The character was introduced by executive producer John Yorkein However, the viewer response to Kelly was positive, so she was reintroduced as a regular at the end of The character remained in the serial untilwhen executive producer Louise Berridge decided that her storylines had come to a natural end.
Clair norris character seemed hopeful that maisie smiths felt the same way but she was too busy being hung up on kissing keegan baker. Binnie is an out and proud lesbian, which is in stark contrast to her shy and retiring girlfriend, della. Tina told woody how she felt lonely following her mum sylvies death thanks eastenders for reinforcing this fallacy that cis men can get lesbians to sleep with them, hit out one viewer.