Which EastEnders Character Are You?
Since the 1980s, EastEnders has been one of Britain’s most popular soap operas. The happenings of Albert Square within the fictional borough of Walford, and the daily lives of the popular characters who live within it, have remained a ratings winner with audiences right up to the present day. Over the course of its existence, the show has never shied away from tackling the uncomfortable realities of British social life in its storylines. Because of this, many of its characters are iconic, and viewers feel an especially strong bond with them.
You may wonder which of the most memorable EastEnders characters you strongly resemble. That’s why this quiz exists. It asks you a range of relevant questions to work out how your personality compares with the men and women of EastEnders. The characters in this quiz have all been in hundreds of episodes of the show, meaning that even the show’s most casual audience members should be well aware of who they are. So take this quiz and find out which Albert Square resident you most closely match.
Almost every week for four decades, the BBC has broadcast EastEnders. Over the course of thousands of episodes, the fictional residents of East London have entertained and shocked viewers across the world.
It's an iconic show, and its only real rival in terms of popularity in Britain is ITV's Coronation Street. But part of what initially made EastEnders different from Coronation Street, and what made it so compelling, was the way it portrayed a form of British social life previously unseen on television screens. Julia Smith and Tony Holland, the show's creators, knew what they were doing when they devised the show. By portraying teenage pregnancy, homosexuality, suicide, and other realistic topics, they created a show that affected viewers in a whole new way.
Several characters from the show have become major audience favorites. Those characters are the results of this quiz.