‘The most horrifying but incredible discovery’: EastEnders icon Shaun Williamson reveals he has a mystery son just after he fathered the kid with a circus juggler additional than 30 years in the past
EastEnders icon Shaun Williamson has exposed that he has a mystery son just after he fathered the kid with a circus juggler additional than 30 years in the past.
The Barry Evans star, 54, explained how he obtained an email in 2013 by a 32-yr-outdated gentleman named Gary living in Northern Ireland who claimed to be his son.
The actor, who has a daughter Sophie, 22, and son Joseph, twenty with ex-wife Melanie Sacre, advised how the revelation was ‘the most horrifying but incredible discovery’.
Spouse and children: EastEnders icon Shaun Williamson, 54, has exposed that he has a mystery son just after he fathered the kid with a circus juggler additional than 30 years in the past
Speaking to The Sun on Sunday, Shaun claimed: ‘When I found out I had a different son, I was shocked. I was shaking when I went to meet up with him.’
The actor added: ‘He claimed he never imagined in a million years that Barry from EastEnders could be his father.’
The Movie star Major Brother star advised how he satisfied Gary’s mom, who remains nameless, when he was functioning as a barman in 1987 aged 22.
Earlier: The star ended the relationship as he took up a work as a Pontin’s Bluecoat before he was advised by his ex-fianceé that she was expecting
Shaun explained how he was ‘blown away’ by the circus juggler and the pair went onto get engaged just after six months inspite of getting a ‘fiery relationship’.
The star ended the relationship as he took up a work as a Pontin’s Bluecoat before he was advised by his ex-fianceé that she was expecting.
Nevertheless she later on explained to her ex Shaun that her landlord’s son was in simple fact the father and his name would be on the delivery certificate.
In 2013 the former postman obtained an email out-of-the-blue stating it was ‘Gary’ from his ‘circus days’.
The Extras star despatched a paternity take a look at to a centre in Canada which confirmed that he was his biological son with Shaun describing how it all ‘fell into place’.
Shaun satisfied his extensive-missing son Gary in a hotel in Belfast and explained how the pair ‘hit it off’ from the start out.
He claimed: ‘It was a surreal encounter. I could promptly see the similarity. We strike it off straight absent.’
Bye Barry! Shaun became the eighth housemate to be evicted from the Movie star Major Brother Home in 2017
Shaun became a home name thanks to his role as Barry Evans on EastEnders from 1994 right until 2004. His character was significantly killed off by the evil Janine Butcher (Charlie Brooks).
The actor has gone on to show up on the likes of present programme Mister Winner, Ricky Gervais’ Extras and Scoop.
Though in 2017, he appeared on Movie star Major Brother and joked as he entered the dwelling that he would have ‘Barry from EastEnders’ composed on his headstone.
Legendary: Shaun became a home name thanks to his role as Barry Evans on EastEnders, his character was significantly killed off (pictured) by the evil Janine Butcher (Charlie Brooks) in 2004 just after 10 years on the soap