Kemp Refused To Rule Out An Eventual Return To EastEnders And Various

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Since 2006, Kemp has received international recognition as an investigative journalist for his critically acclaimed and award-winning documentary series Ross Kemp on Gangs. Kemp refused to rule out an eventual return to EastEnders, and various media reports over the next few years speculated that he would be returning to the series. During its filming, on 27 October 1999, Kemp required treatment in the hospital after being shot in the face when a stunt went wrong. The second series featured “MS13″ from El Salvador, neo-Nazis in Russia, football hooligans in Poland, American “Bloods” and “Crips” gangs in St. Louis, and the Numbers gang in South Africa. in May 2007, Ross Kemp on Gangs was awarded a BAFTA award for factual programming.

Kemp Refused To Rule Out An Eventual Return To EastEnders And Various

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Ross Kemp
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Ross Kemp


Since 2006, Kemp has received international recognition as an investigative journalist for his critically acclaimed and award-winning documentary series Ross Kemp on Gangs. Before becoming publicly known, Kemp made a TV commercial for Kellogg’s Fruit ‘n Fibre breakfast cereal. Kemp announced his departure from the show in April 1999, his last appearance being aired in October 1999 when his character moved to Brazil. Kemp refused to rule out an eventual return to EastEnders, and various media reports over the next few years speculated that he would be returning to the series.

Kemp Refused To Rule Out An Eventual Return To EastEnders And Various

Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp
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Ross Kemp


Kemp refused to rule out an eventual return to EastEnders, and various media reports over the next few years speculated that he would be returning to the series. His first comeback lasted just a few weeks in 2005, but he returned for a period of three months in 2006, before departing once again in June that year. in September 2009, Steve McFadden (Phil) and Danniella Westbrook (Sam), Kemp’s onscreen siblings, also expressed their desire to have him back on the show. During its filming, on 27 October 1999, Kemp required treatment in the hospital after being shot in the face when a stunt went wrong. He was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to Barnet Hospital in north London, but made a full recovery. He continued to appear in this role until 2006.

Kemp Refused To Rule Out An Eventual Return To EastEnders And Various

Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp


Kemp made his debut in February 1990. Kemp refused to rule out an eventual return to EastEnders, and various media reports over the next few years speculated that he would be returning to the series. Following his initial departure from EastEnders, Kemp moved from the BBC to ITV for a reported £1.2 million. He suffered cuts to his chest and face after safety glass shattered, and was also hit in the face by the discharge from a blank round. Ross appeared in the 4th episode of Series 14 of BBC’s motoring show Top Gear. The second series featured “MS13″ from El Salvador, neo-Nazis in Russia, football hooligans in Poland, American “Bloods” and “Crips” gangs in St. Louis, and the Numbers gang in South Africa.

Kemp Refused To Rule Out An Eventual Return To EastEnders And Various

Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp
Ross Kemp


He was infamously thrown off set of Emmerdale after reportedly stubbing his toe on a prop and proceeding to violently attack the prop and claim that all props should be ‘burnt alive’. Kemp refused to rule out an eventual return to EastEnders, and various media reports over the next few years speculated that he would be returning to the series. It was co-star Barbara Windsor who convinced him to go back for a brief period. in September 2009, Steve McFadden (Phil) and Danniella Westbrook (Sam), Kemp’s onscreen siblings, also expressed their desire to have him back on the show. although he was facing 2-5 months of recovery after the incident He also starred as the lead in ITV’s Christmas edition of A Christmas Carol.

Kemp Refused To Rule Out An Eventual Return To EastEnders And Various

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He then ironically made guest appearances in episodes of London’s Burning where he was seen throwing numerous props into the on-set fire, and Birds of a Feather. Kemp refused to rule out an eventual return to EastEnders, and various media reports over the next few years speculated that he would be returning to the series. Kemp joked that he originally auditioned to play the part of Wellard the dog. His first comeback lasted just a few weeks in 2005, but he returned for a period of three months in 2006, before departing once again in June that year. Kemp has won various awards for his portrayal of Grant. in December 2008, Barbara Windsor, Kemp’s onscreen mother Peggy publicly called for Kemp to return to the role of Grant. Kemp’s first role for ITV was in Hero of the Hour. He also gained the role of “Cirra” in the 2004 TV film, Spartacus.