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1999 Cast ©BBC


1999 was EastEnders' fourteenth year of production. Matthew Robinson continued his role as executive producer. 








Main characters

Ranking Character Played by Duration Number of Episodes Running total Previous year's ranking
1 Mel Beale Tamzin Outhwaite Full year 125 148 39
2 Peggy Butcher Barbara Windsor 122 585 1
3 Phil Mitchell Steve McFadden 118 1002 2
4 Irene Raymond Roberta Taylor 117 223 25
5 Frank Butcher Mike Reid 115 693 16
Ricky Butcher Sid Owen 949 7
Gianni di Marco Marc Bannerman 196 13
6 Terry Raymond Gavin Richards 111 226 14
7 Lisa Shaw Lucy Benjamin 110 116 52
8 Robbie Jackson Dean Gaffney 108 450 24
9 Ian Beale Adam Woodyatt 106 1254 7
10 Barry Evans Shaun Williamson 104 309 19
11 Steve Owen Martin Kemp 102 104 55
12 Pat Evans Pam St. Clement 101 1161 5
13 Nina Harris Troy Titus-Adams From January 98 98 -
14 Jamie Mitchell Jack Ryder Full year 97 117 40
15 Dot Cotton June Brown 96 792 29
16 Beppe di Marco Michael Greco 95 169 17
17 Teresa di Marco Leila Birch 94 162 21
Natalie Evans Lucy Speed From March 206 31
18 Grant Mitchell Ross Kemp Until October 93 1028 3
19 Mark Fowler Todd Carty Full year 91 895 8
20 Jeff Healy Leslie Schofield 89 136 32
21 Rosa di Marco Louise Jameson 88 154 23
22 Matthew Rose Joe Absolom 81 172 13
23 Sonia Jackson Natalie Cassidy 76 286 35
24 Sarah Hills Daniela Denby-Ashe Until October 75 305 27
25 Bianca Butcher Patsy Palmer Until September 73 650 6
26 Roy Evans Tony Caunter Full year 70 352 15
27 Pauline Fowler Wendy Richard 62 1161 26
28 Carol Jackson Lindsey Coulson Until September 55 456 -
29 Dan Sullivan Craig Fairbrass From June 53 53 -
30 Nicky di Marco Carly Hillman Full year 51 79 37
31 Lilly Mattock Barbara Keogh Until September 50 64 46
32 Sam Mitchell Danniella Westbrook From July 49 255 37
33 Liam Butcher Sonny Bottomley Until September 46 50 53
34 Martin Fowler James Alexandrou Full year 45 392 35
35 Jackie Owen Race Davies From September 43 43 -
Alex Healy Richard Driscoll Until August 156 20
36 Janine Butcher Charlie Brooks From June 41 188 -
37 Fred Fonseca Jimi Mistry From January 39 40 56
38 Lenny Wallace Desune Coleman Until July 38 258 9
39 Mick McFarlane Sylvester Williams Full year 36 160 22
Courtney Mitchell Carissa & Josephine O'Meara Until October 130 31
Troy Harvey Jamie Jarvis September to December 36 -
40 Josie McFarlane Joan Hooley Full year 34 49 45
41 Michael Rose Russell Floyd Until October 33 210 22
42 Huw Edwards Richard Elis Until April 30 226 11
Tony Hills Mark Homer 335 18
Simon Raymond Andrew Lynford 293 6
Kim McFarlane Krystle Williams Full year 40 48
43 Annie Palmer Nadia Sawalha Until June 28 167 16
44 Louise Simmonds Carol Harrison Until April 25 100 16
45 Kathy Mitchell Gillian Taylforth From September 24 1201 30
Steven Beale Edward Savage Full year 182 42
46 Lucy Beale Casey Anne Rothery 20 147 39
47 Joe di Marco Jake Kyprianou 18 31 47
Mary Flaherty Melanie Clark Pullen Until February 150 10
Andrea Price Cindy O'Callaghan August & November to December 20 -
48 Peter Beale Joseph Shade Full year 17 114 41
Jim Branning John Bardon From June 19 -
49 Ruth Fowler Caroline Paterson Until February 16 402 8
50 Ben Mitchell Morgan Whittle From September 15 134 48
51 Billy Mitchell Perry Fenwick From August 14 18 53
52 Conor Flaherty Seán Gleeson Until February 13 116 12
Saskia Duncan Deborah Sheridan-Taylor 15 56
53 Susan Rose Tilly Vosburgh 12 74 28
Asif Malik Ashvin Luximon From September 12 -
54 Claudia Fielding Romla Walker February to October 11 11 -
55 Charlie Mason Campbell Morrison March to October 7 15 50
56 Marcus Christie Stephen Churchett January & September 2 19 53
57 Tiffany Mitchell Martine McCutcheon January 1 429 4
Cindy Williams Ella Wortley 4 54

Doof Doof Count

Character Solo Group Total Julia's Theme
Matthew Rose 18 1 19 No
Bianca Butcher 14 2 16 No
Steve Owen 9 3 12 No
Grant Mitchell 7 4 11 No
Mel Healy/Beale 9 2 11 No
Peggy Mitchell/Butcher 8 2 10 No
Frank Butcher 6 2 8 No
Non character 7 N/A 7 No
Irene Raymond 6 0 6 No
Phil Mitchell 4 2 6 No
Dan Sullivan 2 3 5 No
Ian Beale 5 0 5 No
Beppe di Marco 4 0 4 No
Carol Jackson 3 1 4 No
Simon Raymond 3 0 3 No
Sarah Hills 2 1 3 No
Jeff Healy 3 0 3 No
Lilly Mattock 3 0 3 No
Janine Butcher 3 0 3 No
Barry Evans 3 0 3 No
Ricky Butcher 2 0 2 Yes
Saskia Duncan 2 0 2 No
Roy Evans 2 0 2 No
Kathy Mitchell 1 1 2 No
Martin Fowler 2 0 2 No
Jamie Mitchell 2 0 2 No
Lisa Shaw 1 1 2 No
Louise Raymond 0 1 1 No
Michael Rose 0 1 1 No
Ruth Fowler 1 0 1 No
Mary Flaherty 1 0 1 No
Annie Palmer 0 1 1 No
Luca di Marco 0 1 1 No
Gianni di Marco 1 0 1 No
Robbie Jackson 1 0 1 No
Teresa di Marco 0 1 1 No
Pat Evans 1 0 1 No
Nina Harris 1 0 1 No
Natalie Price 1 0 1 No

Episodes

# Ep.
No.
Date Director Writer Doof Doof Viewers (millions)
1719 1 4 January 1999 Robert Gabriel Keith Temple Grant Mitchell 16.85
1720 2 5 January 1999 Robert Gabriel Keith Temple Grant Mitchell 17.73
1721 3 7 January 1999 Robert Gabriel Keith Temple Grant Mitchell 20.01
1722 4 11 January 1999 Brett Fallis Barrie Shore Frank Butcher 14.75
1723 5 12 January 1999 Brett Fallis Barrie Shore Grant Mitchell
Louise Raymond
18.64
1724 6 14 January 1999 Brett Fallis Al Hunter Ashton Simon Raymond 19.56
1725 7 18 January 1999 Sue Dunderdale Jo O'Keefe Bianca Butcher 17.40
1726 8 19 January 1999 Sue Dunderdale Jo O'Keefe Saskia Duncan 19.04
1727 9 21 January 1999 Sue Dunderdale Len Collin Beppe di Marco 19.55
1728 10 25 January 1999 Julie Edwards Paula Webb Grant Mitchell 17.66
1729 11 26 January 1999 Julie Edwards Lisselle Kayla Grant Mitchell 19.14
1730 12 28 January 1999 Julie Edwards Lisselle Kayla Michael Rose
Lisa Shaw
18.34
1731 13 1 February 1999 Susan Tully Mark Clompus Peggy Mitchell 16.31
1732 14 2 February 1999 Susan Tully Nicholas Hicks-Beach Ruth Fowler 18.23
1733 15 4 February 1999 Susan Tully Nicholas Hicks-Beach Non character, Julia's Theme 17.79
1734 16 8 February 1999 Jim Goddard Nicholas Hicks-Beach Irene Raymond 15.98
1735 17 9 February 1999 Jim Goddard Ben Cooper Mary Flaherty 18.09
1736 18 11 February 1999 Jim Goddard Jenny Lecoat Steve Owen
Annie Palmer
17.64
1737 19 14 February 1999 Paul Annett Tony McHale Saskia Duncan 17.44
1738 20 15 February 1999 Jamie Annett Tony McHale Matthew Rose 17.44
1739 21 16 February 1999 Jamie Annett Julie Wassmer Sarah Hills 18.23
1740 22 18 February 1999 Philip Casson Julie Wassmer Peggy Mitchell 18.27
1741 23 22 February 1999 Philip Casson Annie Wood Frank Butcher 16.58
1742 24 23 February 1999 Philip Casson Annie Wood Simon Raymond 18.51
1743 25 25 February 1999 Philip Casson Annie Wood Grant Mitchell 18.30
1744 26 1 March 1999 Jim Shields Katie Baxendale Peggy Mitchell 16.97
1745 27 2 March 1999 Jim Shields Rob Gittins Matthew Rose 18.89
1746 28 4 March 1999 Jim Shields Rob Gittins Bianca Butcher 17.58
1747 29 8 March 1999 Michael Samuels Lisa Evans Frank Butcher 12.87
1748 30 9 March 1999 Michael Samuels Chris Murray Peggy Mitchell 16.97
1749 31 11 March 1999 Michael Samuels Gillian Richmond Simon Raymond 16.80
1750 32 15 March 1999 Rob Evans Barry McCarthy Frank Butcher 13.83
1751 33 16 March 1999 Rob Evans Julian Perkins Peggy Mitchell 17.82
1752 34 18 March 1999 Rob Evans Julian Perkins Luca di Marco
Sarah Hills
17.37
1753 35 22 March 1999 Susan Tully Lilie Ferrari Sarah Hills 15.45
1754 36 23 March 1999 Susan Tully Lilie Ferrari Matthew Rose 15.17
1755 37 25 March 1999 Susan Tully Ben Foster Matthew Rose 16.58
1756 38 29 March 1999 Robert Gabriel Joanne Maguire Roy Evans 15.01
1757 39 30 March 1999 Robert Gabriel Joanne Maguire Peggy Mitchell 16.23
1758 40 1 April 1999 Robert Gabriel Simon Ashdown Roy Evans 15.01
1759 41 5 April 1999 Angie De Chastelai-Smith Tony Basgallop Gianni di Marco 13.87
1760 42 6 April 1999 Angie De Chastelai-Smith Tony Basgallop Jeff Healy 16.63
1761 43 8 April 1999 Angie De Chastelai-Smith Tony Basgallop Martin Fowler 15.24
1762 44 12 April 1999 Philip Casson Gil Brailey Jeff Healy 15.97
1763 45 13 April 1999 Philip Casson Doug Briggs Robbie Jackson 17.14
1764 46 15 April 1999 Philip Casson Tony Jordan Matthew Rose 16.54
1765 47 19 April 1999 Jamie Annett Simon J. Ashford Steve Owen 15.12
1766 48 20 April 1999 Jamie Annett Keith Temple Matthew Rose 16.73
1767 49 21 April 1999 Jamie Annett Keith Temple Lilly Mattock 14.02
1768 50 26 April 1999 Jim Goddard Mark Clompus Lilly Mattock 12.80
1769 51 27 April 1999 Jim Goddard Al Hunter Ashton Jeff Healy 14.48
1770 52 29 April 1999 Jim Goddard Al Hunter Ashton Mel Healy 13.80
1771 53 3 May 1999 Ian Brown Paula Webb Steve Owen 13.33
1772 54 4 May 1999 Ian Brown Lisselle Kayla Matthew Rose 15.71
1773 55 6 May 1999 Ian Brown Lisselle Kayla Steve Owen 15.25
1774 56 10 May 1999 Tim Leandro Barrie Shore Mel Healy 14.04
1775 57 11 May 1999 Tim Leandro Nicholas Hicks-Beach Matthew Rose 14.76
1776 58 13 May 1999 Tim Leandro Nicholas Hicks-Beach Matthew Rose 15.36
1777 59 17 May 1999 Nick Jones Glen McCoy Bianca Butcher 14.65
1778 60 18 May 1999 Nick Jones Jenny Lecoat Lilly Mattock 14.77
1779 61 20 May 1999 Nick Jones Jenny Lecoat Matthew Rose 15.52
1780 62 24 May 1999 Michael Samuels Annie Wood Matthew Rose 15.42
1781 63 25 May 1999 Michael Samuels Annie Wood Teresa di Marco
Matthew Rose
15.29
1782 64 27 May 1999 Michael Samuels Annie Wood Carol Jackson 15.42
1783/1784 65 31 May 1999 Richard Dale Andrew Taft/Len Collin Phil Mitchell 15.02
1785 66 1 June 1999 Richard Dale Len Collin Jeff Healy 15.42
1786 67 3 June 1999 Chris Miller Ben Cooper Grant Mitchell 15.36
1787 68 4 June 1999 Chris Miller Lilie Ferrari Phil Mitchell 14.72
1788 69 7 June 1999 Chris Miller Lilie Ferrari Matthew Rose 14.83
1789 70 8 June 1999 Jim Goddard Julian Perkins Matthew Rose 15.79
1790 71 10 June 1999 Jim Goddard Julian Perkins Steve Owen 14.91
1791 72 11 June 1999 Jim Goddard Rob Gittins Steve Owen 13.32
1792 73 14 June 1999 Philip Casson Lindsey Hill Pat Evans 14.24
1793 74 15 June 1999 Philip Casson Jo O'Keefe Steve Owen 14.20
1794 75 17 June 1999 Philip Casson Jo O'Keefe Non character, 15.32
1795 76 21 June 1999 Paul Annett Tony Basgallop Bianca Butcher 15.99
1796 77 22 June 1999 Paul Annett Tony Basgallop Matthew Rose 15.90
1797 78 24 June 1999 Paul Annett Tony Basgallop Steve Owen 14.93
1798 79 28 June 1999 Angie de Chastelai-Smith Deborah Cook Matthew Rose 13.49
1799 80 29 June 1999 Angie de Chastelai-Smith Deborah Cook Matthew Rose 13.37
1800 81 1 July 1999 Angie de Chastelai-Smith Chris Murray Bianca Butcher 11.68
1801 82 5 July 1999 Robert Gabriel Kate Wright Matthew Rose 13.40
1802 83 6 July 1999 Robert Gabriel Joanne Maguire Janine Butcher 14.20
1803 84 8 July 1999 Robert Gabriel Joanne Maguire Dan Sullivan 13.07
1804 85 12 July 1999 Michael Samuels S.J. Ashford Ricky Butcher 12.89
1805 86 13 July 1999 Michael Samuels Anji Loman Field Dan Sullivan 14.53
1806 87 15 July 1999 Michael Samuels Simon Ashdown Bianca Butcher 15.13
1807 88 19 July 1999 Jamie Annett Mark Clompus Barry Evans 14.80
1808 89 20 July 1999 Jamie Annett Nicholas Hicks-Beach Nina Harris 14.79
1809 90 22 July 1999 Jamie Annett Nicholas Hicks-Beach Dan Sullivan 14.34
1810 91 26 July 1999 Richard Dale Paula Webb Dot Cotton 13.29
1811 92 27 July 1999 Richard Dale Paula Webb Nina Harris 13.65
1812 93 29 July 1999 Richard Dale Barry McCarthy Bianca Butcher
Dan Sullivan
13.47
1813 94 2 August 1999 Helen Caldwell Trevor Suthers Carol Jackson
Dan Sullivan
14.73
1814 95 3 August 1999 Helen Caldwell Keith Temple Bianca Butcher 14.94
1815 96 5 August 1999 Helen Caldwell Keith Temple Jamie Mitchell 15.00
1816 97 8 August 1999 Angie de Chastelai-Smith Tanika Gupta Mel Healy 10.89
1817 98 9 August 1999 Angie de Chastelai-Smith Rachel Pole Mel Healy 15.82
1818 99 10 August 1999 Philip Casson Tony Jordan Ian Beale 16.99
1819 100 12 August 1999 Angie de Chastelai-Smith Jenny Lecoat Bianca Butcher 15.81
1820 101 16 August 1999 Julie Edwards Jenny Lecoat Bianca Butcher
Dan Sullivan
14.63
1821 102 17 August 1999 Julie Edwards Al Hunter Ashton Barry Evans 15.92
1822 103 19 August 1999 Julie Edwards Al Hunter Ashton Non character, 14.62
1823 104 23 August 1999 Tim Leandro Nick Reed Bianca Butcher 14.78
1824 105 24 August 1999 Tim Leandro Julie Wassmer Bianca Butcher 13.32
1825 106 26 August 1999 Tim Leandro Julie Wassmer Grant Mitchell
Phil Mitchell
15.52
1826 107 30 August 1999 Ian Brown Julie Wassmer Beppe di Marco 13.80
1827 108 31 August 1999 Ian Brown Lisa Evans Steve Owen 15.55
1828 109 2 September 1999 Ian Brown Andrew Taft Carol Jackson 15.63
1829 110 5 September 1999 Tom Hooper Simon Ashdown Bianca Butcher 14.39
1830 111 6 September 1999 Chris Miller Annie Wood Carol Jackson 15.33
1831 112 7 September 1999 Chris Miller Simon Ashdown Bianca Butcher 17.64
1832 113 9 September 1999 Chris Miller Simon Ashdown Bianca Butcher 17.15
1833 114 10 September 1999 Chris Miller Simon Ashdown Ricky Butcher, Julia's Theme 15.56
1834 115 13 September 1999 Philip Casson Annie Wood Beppe di Marco 13.16
1835 116 14 September 1999 Philip Casson Annie Wood Grant Mitchell 14.05
1836 117 16 September 1999 Philip Casson Marc Peirson Kathy Mitchell 15.72
1837 118 20 September 1999 Angie de Chastelai Smith Anji Loman Field Matthew Rose 15.83
1838 119 21 September 1999 Angie de Chastelai Smith Joanne Maguire Mel Healy 15.61
1839 120 23 September 1999 Angie de Chastelai Smith Joanne Maguire Grant Mitchell
Kathy Mitchell
16.64
1840 121 27 September 1999 Dez McCarthy Joanne Maguire Kathy Mitchell 15.50
1841 122 28 September 1999 Dez McCarthy S.J. Ashford Phil Mitchell 16.60
1842 123 30 September 1999 Dez McCarthy S.J. Ashford Matthew Rose 16.19
1843 124 4 October 1999 Tim Leandro Julian Perkins Steve Owen 16.13
1844 125 5 October 1999 Tim Leandro Julian Perkins Grant Mitchell
Phil Mitchell
17.39
1845 126 7 October 1999 Tim Leandro Julian Perkins Grant Mitchell 17.71
1846 127 8 October 1999 Tim Leandro Julian Perkins Matthew Rose 18.15
1847 128 11 October 1999 Paul Annett Tony Basgallop Non character, 16.34
1848 129 12 October 1999 Paul Annett Tony Basgallop Phil Mitchell 17.75
1849 130 14 October 1999 Paul Annett Tony Jordan Non character, 19.42
1850 131 18 October 1999 Helen Caldwell Glen McCoy Peggy Butcher
Frank Butcher
17.03
1851 132 19 October 1999 Helen Caldwell Paula Webb Beppe di Marco 17.36
1852 133 21 October 1999 Helen Caldwell Paula Webb Phil Mitchell 17.12
1853 134 25 October 1999 Justin Chadwick Oliver Dennis Beppe di Marco 17.80
1854 135 26 October 1999 Justin Chadwick Tanika Gupta Martin Fowler 17.80
1855 136 28 October 1999 Justin Chadwick Rachel Pole Non character, 18.03
1856 137 1 November 1999 Richard Dale Chris Murray Mel Healy
Steve Owen
16.14
1857 138 2 November 1999 Richard Dale Jenny Lecoat Mel Healy
Steve Owen
17.78
1858 139 4 November 1999 Richard Dale Chris Murray/Jenny Lecoat Mel Healy 17.56
1859 140 8 November 1999 Emma Bridgeman-Williams Doug Briggs Janine Butcher 16.91
1860 141 9 November 1999 Emma Bridgeman-Williams Nicholas Hicks-Beach Beppe di Marco 15.25
1861 142 11 November 1999 Emma Bridgeman-Williams Nicholas Hicks-Beach Irene Raymond 17.71
1862 143 15 November 1999 Angie de Chastelai Smith Lindsey Hill Irene Raymond 14.20
1863 144 16 November 1999 Angie de Chastelai Smith Al Hunter-Ashton Irene Raymond 15.07
1864 145 17 November 1999 Angie de Chastelai Smith Al Hunter-Ashton Peggy Butcher 12.12
1865 146 18 November 1999 Robert Gabriel Alison Watt Irene Raymond 17.88
1866 147 22 November 1999 Robert Gabriel Anji Loman Field Mel Healy 16.16
1867 148 23 November 1999 Robert Gabriel Anji Loman Field Mel Healy 17.50
1868 149 25 November 1999 Robert Gabriel Ben Cooper Mel Healy 17.28
1869 150 29 November 1999 Jamie Annett Nick Reed Jamie Mitchell 16.01
1870 151 30 November 1999 Jamie Annett Lisa Evans Janine Butcher 16.72
1871 152 2 December 1999 Jamie Annett Lisa Evans Ian Beale 16.91
1872 153 6 December 1999 Philip Casson Keith Temple Irene Raymond 16.53
1873 154 7 December 1999 Philip Casson Keith Temple Mel Healy 17.13
1874 155 9 December 1999 Philip Casson Nick Reed Irene Raymond 16.53
1875 156 13 December 1999 Chris Miller Fred Lawless Ian Beale 15.75
1876 157 14 December 1999 Chris Miller Andrew Taft Frank Butcher 16.71
1877 158 16 December 1999 Chris Miller Andrew Taft Natalie Price 16.54
1878 159 20 December 1999 Helen Caldwell S.J. Ashford Barry Evans 17.05
1879 160 21 December 1999 Helen Caldwell S.J. Ashford Frank Butcher 17.54
1880 161 23 December 1999 Helen Caldwell Tony Basgallop Peggy Butcher 17.04
1881 162 24 December 1999 Helen Caldwell Tony Basgallop Phil Mitchell 12.73
1882 163 25 December 1999 - Part 1 Nick Jones Tony Jordan Peggy Butcher
Frank Butcher
11.96
1883 164 25 December 1999 - Part 2 Nick Jones Tony Jordan Non character, 12.43
1884 165 27 December 1999 Tim Mercier Wendy Lee Lisa Shaw 18.63
1885 166 28 December 1999 Tim Mercier Rob Gittins Ian Beale 19.77
1886 167 30 December 1999 Tim Mercier Rob Gittins Mel Healy 19.97
1887 168 31 December 1999 - Part 1 Paul Annett Simon Ashdown Mel Beale 18.84
1888 169 31 December 1999 - Part 2 Paul Annett Simon Ashdown Ian Beale 20.89


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