English soap opera veteran known for his portrayal of Phil Mitchell on EastEnders for more than two decades, starting in 1990.
He worked a series of odd jobs, including as a carrot picker and a plumber.
He won the British Soap Award for Villain of the Year in 2001.
He has five children: Matt, Teona, Mollie, Amelie, and Frankie.
He's starred on EastEnders alongside longtime soap actress Barbara Windsor.