EastEnders spoilers: Sonia Fowler confronts her dad!

Sonia Fowler is in shock in EastEnders
(Image credit: BBC/Kieron McCarron/Jack Barnes)

Sonia Fowler worries she’s being played by the man who says he's her dad, Mick Carter makes a decision about court, and Isaac Baptiste is behaving strangely

Sonia Fowler is completely thrown by the appearance of her dad Terry ‘Rocky’ Cant in Thursday’s episode of EastEnders (7.35pm, see our TV Guide for full listings).

Terry recalls memories to Sonia in EastEnders

Is Rocky really Sonia Fowler's dad Terry Cant?

Sonia Fowler is still in shock after her birth dad apparently walked into the pub looking for her (opens in new tab). She’s not completely convinced that he is who he says he is. 

After Terry, who goes by the nickname of Rocky, relates some incidents from Sonia’s childhood, she begins to be swayed by his stories but remains suspicious.

Sonia sets him a test but will he pass?

Mick Carter meets Katy Lewis in EastEnders

Mick Carter has struggled to deal with his abuse at the hands of former care worker Katy Lewis (Image credit: BBC / Kieron McCarron)

Mick struggles 

Mick Carter is mithering about Katy Lewis' court case (opens in new tab) and having to speak up in court.

His daughter Nancy Carter tries to reassure him, telling him that as soon as the court case is done they can put the trauma behind them.

Later, Mick tells wife Linda Carter that he’s come to a decision. He’s going to read out his victim impact statement in court as his truth needs to be heard. But will Katy Lewis’ recent visit to the Square cause trouble for him?

Isaac Baptiste in EastEnders

Isaac Baptiste made the decision to come off his meds for schizophrenia (Image credit: BBC / Kieron McCarron)

Bailey Baker and Keegan Baker meet up with Isaac Baptiste, who has offered to take them out for a meal.

Isaac gets into the spirit of things with a few drinks, as his mum Sheree Trueman and girlfriend Lola Pearce join them. The booze is flowing and Isaac is halfway through regaling everyone with a story when he suddenly freezes.

Sheree and Lola look at each other in concern. What is up with Isaac?

Zack lands himself in trouble 

Zack Hudson has been playing with fire flirting with married woman Ruby Fowler. Her husband Martin Fowler has already clocked him and made it clear he’s not pleased. 

Now with Martin’s stepdaughter Lily Slater making out that there’s something going on between Ruby and Zack, the situation has been further inflamed. 

Sharon arranges a meeting at the club with Ruby and Zack to talk through the gym launch. But they are interrupted by a raging Martin. Is Zack in big trouble?

Also, Tiffany Butcher-Baker is surprised when Bernadette Taylor asks her if she’ll go for a run with her.

Tiff knows that Bernie’s not normally into fitness but despite her surprise she agrees.

EastEnders continues on BBC1 on Friday 8.35 pm.

Rachel Lucas
Forward Planning Deputy Manager

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