Letitia's character Sharon Mitchell has been part of a long-running affair storyline with Danny's character Keanu Taylor — often known as 'Sheanu'. Speaking to Heat of the initial reaction to the storyline, the actress recalled: "I got a lot of, 'You lucky bastard! I've been very blessed with my young leading men. Speaking of the age-gap between the characters, Letitia explained: "You don't all have to look like Claudia Schiffer to have that happen, do you? I think a lot of women have been through that situation.
EastEnders' Letitia Dean, 52, admits it's been 'awkward' filming sex scenes with Danny Walters, 26
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She has played Sharon on the BBC One soap for the past 35 years, and over this period has been involved in a number of scandals, including her infamous affair with Phil while she was still married to his brother Grant. This week Letitia told Heat magazine that she is currently "living vicariously through [her] character". During the interview, the actress shared a candid insight into her character's affair with toyboy, Keanu Taylor, and why she feels that the storyline is empowering for older women. Last year it was revealed that after an on-off affair with stepdaughter Louise's boyfriend, Keanu, Sharon had fallen pregnant at 49 with his child, while Louise was also pregnant. Sharon has been married to Phil Steve McFadden since , however, their relationship has been rocky. When asked what her all-time favourite EastEnders moment was, Letitia described Sharongate, which occurred in when She admitted that her on-screen relationship had made many people envious, she said: "I get a lot of, "You lucky [bleep]!
Sharon Mitchell and Keanu Taylor have sex in his car in The Arches on EastEnders
She has been a fixture on EastEnders as the lovable Sharon Mitchell for 35 years, and during this time has endured her fair share of scandals and forbidden love. The year-old actress candidly discussed Sharon's latest raunchy affair with Keanu Taylor played by year-old Danny Walters and why she believes the storyline is empowering to older women. It was revealed on the soap last year that Sharon has fallen pregnant at the age of 49 after a very risque rendezvous with her daughter's boyfriend, Keanu.
With Keanu devastated that Louise Mitchell Tilly Keeper had terminated her pregnancy — something he is unaware she has lied about — he hit the bottle hard in the Vic. And as they both admitted they had kept their distance because they still loved each other, Sharon tried to leave but Keanu grabbed her arm and pulled her into a passionate kiss. With Louise reconsidering her position on her relationship with Keanu, and Phil Steve McFadden looking for his wife, both were unaware that they were undressing one another in the Arches. But will they regret it once the deed is done or will they resume their secret affair and add another complexity to the ongoing drama in the Mitchell household? Includes exclusive content, spoilers and interviews before they're seen on the site.