EastEnders spoilers: Ian Beale threatens Rainie Cross – first look pictures

But will Ian’s blackmailer keep her silence?

A desperate Ian Beale (Adam Woodyatt) is to resort to threats in an upcoming episode in order to keep a blackmailing Rainie Cross (Tanya Franks) quiet.


In scenes to be shown on Monday 21 July, Ian will be seen panicking in the wake of Patrick Trueman (Rudolph Walker) confronting him about spending the night with the manipulative Rainie on the night that Lucy was murdered.


With Patrick warning Ian that if he doesn’t tell Denise (Diane Parish) then he will, Ian is left with no choice but to threaten Rainie in a bid to keep his sordid secret hushed up. But will his shock tactics work?