Want to know why Keanu Taylor left EastEnders? Yes, we are talking about Danny Walters, who portrayed the character in the BBC soap opera. The bosses earlier dropped a huge hint about his departure, and fans were upset too. But the best part has been Keanu Taylor’s highly anticipated return in East Enders. What happened to the actor, Danny? What was all about the in-and-out move?
Heard about Albert Square? Hopefully, No, especially if you are a newbie. It’s a fictional place in the East End of London. The soap opera focuses on the struggling life of the working-class people of the mentioned place.
EastEnders made its debut in 1985, with Season 31 going on at present. If you are looking for Episode 198, it is set to be released on 16 December 2022. Start your countdown!
Talking about him, Keanu Taylor served as the hunky mechanic at the Arches. The bosses dropped the hint of his exit as his secretive relationship with Sharon Mitchell got finally exposed.
Danny Walters joined the cast of EastEnders as Keanu Taylor in 2017. After playing it for three years, he parted ways from the show leaving everyone disappointed.
Why did Danny make his move? Was it because of his willingness to focus on some other projects? Did he have any feud? The latter one was probably not the reason. Because if it was, then Keanu wouldn’t make his return.
Reason Behind Keanu Taylor Leaving EastEnders Revealed
Danny Walters announced the news of his departure from EastEnders and convinced the fans with a storyline. It was his character, Keanu Taylor, who would die at the hands of Phil. That was because he realized that his wife cheated on him over his son-in-law. But, he weaved lies.
Talking about the hints, EastEnders bosses hinted that Keanu Taylor would be getting killed. Danny Walters’ exit from the show was reported to bring a dramatic and blistering conclusion. The entire cast wished him good luck in his future endeavors.
When asked about leaving EastEnders, Danny Walters shared that it was a very joyful experience for him to play Keanu Taylor for the last two and a half years. On this note, the actor said, “I have been blessed to work with the most fantastic creative team, and I will miss them and my fellow actors immensely.”
Danny also mentioned that EastEnders would always hold a special place in his heart. He also shared about continuing to be an avid fan of the soap opera.
Danny Walters’ sudden comeback was pretty much surprising to the people. It was the EastEnders boss, Clenshaw, who gave him a call and discussed the future storyline of the show. Chris also mentioned that he wanted Keanu Taylor to do that.
Concerning this, Danny said, “So when I heard what he wants Keanu to do, I couldn’t help but want to come back.” He claimed to be privileged enough to make a comeback in an iconic episode.
Danny Walters also mentioned that Keanu Taylor’s new comeback would be different from the previous one. It will show a different side.
His sudden return was made to rekindle his relationship with Sharon. In addition to that, it was also made to create a relationship with his son. How happy are you with Danny’s return?
Best Wishes to Danny Walters for the upcoming days of his life. You may follow Danny on his Instagram account for more updates. Don’t miss out on the date! It’s going to release today itself! Happy Streaming!