“I loved the process, I liked how they worked because [soaps] are big machines but if a soap came knocking on the door, I’d love to explore another character,” he said.
“I’m happy to continue playing villains if they’re looking for a new villain,” Nathan said. Could he be the missing Mitchell sibling?
With an appearance similar to soap star Steve McFadden and teasing he could be a bad boy character, the soap star could join as a family member even more devious than his siblings.
Whereas Phil might have inherited more of Peggy’s qualities, could his twin be Eric’s double and be seeking revenge for the life he should have had?
EastEnders continues Monday at 8:05pm on BBC One.