EastEnders star Jake Wood, who plays Max Branning, revealed his affair storyline with Stacey (Lacey Turner) nearly turned out very differently.
The illicit tryst in 2007 had its dramatic crescendo at Christmas when it was uncovered by the other Walford residents. But in next week's Secrets From The Square with Stacey Dooley, Jake reveals it was originally supposed to be a brief storyline. "I remember that the Max/Stacey affair, originally it was only going to be shorter," he said. "I think it