Before becoming famous as Den W within the BBC’s EastEnders, this soap opera actor served a ten-year prison sentence for murdering a cab driver throughout a botched robbery. After released from jail, he trained in the Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Artwork. He produced his tv debut in his mid-thirties within an bout of the humor series Goodnight and God Bless. Upon departing EastEnders (partially as the consequence of an online scandal), he pursued a theatre profession and was solid in britain tour from the play Beyond Sensible Doubt. His relationship to Jane Laurie lasted from 1981 until 2013. He pursued an performing career within the recommendation of celebrity Louise Jameson, who experienced visited Leyhill Jail while he was an inmate in the Gloucestershire service. He and Jameson consequently became good friends.