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16/01/2016 06:02 GMT | Updated 16/01/2016 06:59 GMT

'EastEnders' Actor Richard Blackwood Praises BBC Soap For Prominence Of Black Characters

Richard Blackwood has heaped praise on ‘EastEnders’, for bringing black actors to the forefront.

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The soap actor joined ‘EastEnders’ as Vincent Hubbard last year, and has since been involved in several prominent storylines, most notably for his long-standing feud with long-standing Walford resident Phil Mitchell.

He has now lauded the soap, and its executive producer, for giving such important positions in storylines to the soap’s black characters.