The character will be part of a big storyline kicking off in the coming weeks.
The 2007 festive special is one of the soap's most iconic episodes ever, attracting over 14 million viewers.
"It scarred the kids for life."
A host of familiar faces are back to compete for the Silver Star trophy this year.
Bosses are really pulling out all the stops this year.
His true colours are finally revealed to a packed Queen Vic.
After a lacklustre Christmas last year, ‘EastEnders’ bosses are pulling out all the stops to make sure the 2017 festive season