Busted’s Matt Willis newest cast-member for Eastenders

Busted star Matt Willis is all set to appear on Eastenders as a love interest for Stacey Branning who is returning from her hideout in Mexico.

Speaking about the new role, Matt said: “I’m so thrilled to be a part of such an iconic show. I grew up watching Eastenders so this is really exciting for me.”

Matt is also set to head out on tour as part of McBusted, an amalgamation of McFly and two-thirds of Busted, beginning in April.

Matt is married to Big Brother presenter Emma Willis with whom he has two children.