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EastBenders: rewriting the ‘legend’ of Michael Cashman and ‘yuppie poofs’

by | 8th, September 2016

barry and colin eastbenders Lord Michael Cashman, the Labour MEP, is making a return to BBC soap opera  EastEnders as   Colin Russell, the show’s first gay character.

Colin is remembered for a scene in 1987 when he and Barry Clark (Gary Hailes) preformed the first gay kiss on a British soap opera.

The Sun is delighted Colin is back, calling the character a TV “legend”.

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