'EastEnders' wins big at TV Choice Awards

'EastEnders' stars are today celebrating their big wins at the UK's TV Choice Awards.

'EastEnders' wins big at TV Choice Awards

'EastEnders' stars are today celebrating their big wins at the UK's TV Choice Awards.

The BBC series triumphed in the coveted Best Soap category, while its stars Jessie Wallace and Shane Richie – who play Kat and Alfie Moon – were honoured with the Best Soap Actress and Soap Actor prizes.

However, it's main rival 'Coronation Street' did not lose out at the ceremony last night, which was held at London's Savoy Hotel, with Paula Lane taking home Best Soap Newcomer for her portrayal of Kylie Platt, and the spectacular tram crash scenes, which honoured the soap's 50th anniversary, was recognised with Best Soap Storyline.

Another big winner was 'Doctor Who', which was named Best Family Drama and saw Karen Gillan – who plays Amy Pond - recognised as Best Actress.

However, Time Lord Matt Smith missed out on the Best Actor accolade, which went to his predecessor in the TARDIS David Tennant for his performance in 'Single Father'.

Other winners at the ceremony, which was hosted by Ben Miller, included Jamie Oliver, whose 'Jamie's 30 Minute Meals' was named Best Food Show, Jeremy Kyle, who scooped the prize for Best Daytime Show, and 'The Apprentice', which triumphed in the hotly-contested Best Reality Show category.

'Britain's Got Talent' pulled off a shock victory over 'The X Factor', 'Strictly Come Dancing' and 'Masterchef' in the Best Talent Show group, while 'The Cube' was named Best Game Show, 'Being Human' was Best Drama Series and 'Sherlock' was named Best New Drama.

TV Choice Awards full list of winners:

Best Food Show – 'Jamie's 30 Minute Meals'

Best Entertainment Show – 'Celebrity Juice'

Best Drama Series – 'Being Human'

Best New Drama – 'Sherlock'

Best Daytime Show – 'The Jeremy Kyle Show'

Best Game Show – 'The Cube'

Best Family Drama – 'Doctor Who'

Best Reality Show – 'The Apprentice'

Best Talent Show – 'Britain's Got Talent'

Best Comedy – 'The Inbetweeners'

Best Lifestyle Show – 'Come Dine With Me'

Best Factual Entertainment Show - Top Gear'

Best Actor - David Tennant, 'Single Father'

Best Actress - Karen Gillan, 'Doctor Who'

Best Soap Newcomer - Paula Lane, 'Coronation Street'

Best Soap Storyline - 50th Anniversary tram crash, 'Coronation Street'

Best Soap Actress - Jessie Wallace, 'EastEnders'

Best Soap Actor - Shane Richie, 'EastEnders'

Best Soap – 'EastEnders'

Mark Wright has revealed he will "never get over" ex-fiancee Lauren Goodger.

'The Only Way is Essex' hunk has been "very depressed" since the break-up in August which brought a definite end to their 10-year on/off relationship, and he still regards her as his true love.

He said: "I'll never get over Lauren. People think, 'He can get any girl he wants,' but Lauren's the girl I love.

"To lose her and know this is it, I'm very depressed. My best friend has stayed at my house every night since the split because I can't be alone. We've loved each other for 10 years and she'll probably always be the love of my life. But this time it's done."

Since the separation, the 24-year-old club promoter has pleaded with Lauren to stop trying to ruin his reputation.

He added to Now magazine: "Lauren's made me look bad by standing two yards from the paparazzi crying. She's doing her utmost to ruin my reputation and it's a very nasty thing to do.

"I texted her, 'Please stop now, let me just move on, stop hurting me more.' "

The pair – who got engaged in an episode of the last series of 'TOWIE' - broke up after Lauren allegedly cheated on him by kissing another man in London nightclub Aura, and Mark has claimed she admitted to him that she had been flirting with the mystery hunk.

He said: "I've heard from eight million people that she cheated. Half said she kissed the guy. Everyone said she wasn't acting like a fiancee.

"I asked Lauren, 'Were you flirting?' She said, 'Yes, it seemed like our relationship was on the rocks and my head's a bit messed up.' "

EastEnders' Yusef Khan will cause his ex-wife Zainab Masood to have an accidental overdose when he secretly spikes her food with pills.

The deceptive doctor - played by Ace Bhatti – has been determined to rekindle his flame with his former spouse for some time and when his bid to control her with large doses of sleeping pills fails, he decides to mix the tablets in to her food with devastating results.

Ace told Inside Soap magazine: "Yusef has been giving Zainab (Nina Wadia) sleeping pills but the quantity is bigger than it should be. He doesn't want to kill Zainab – he just wants to control her. But he goes way too far.

"Yusef fears that's he's losing his grip on her. He's been using the tablets to make her rely on him.He doesn't want her to die. [Mixing the pills in with her food] is a spur-of-the-moment act that backfires."

However, when Zainab collapses, Yusef knows he could be implicated and decides to make it look as if she took an overdose by placing the empty pill bottle in her hand and leaving her young son Kamil alone with the prone body of his mother.

Ace added: "Yusef has to make it look like she's trying to harm herself."

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