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Emmerdale recast Ellis Chapman role after Asan N'Jie awards clash

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Aaron Anthony (left) will change Asan N’Jie in Emmerdale

Emmerdale has recast the function of Ellis Chapman after actor Asan N’Jie used to be sacked from the cleaning soap in September.

From December, Ellis can be performed via Aaron Anthony, who is had portions in presentations together with BBC daylight drama, Medical doctors.

“Emmerdale is a cracking display with an excellent forged that I am over the moon to now be part of,” Anthony says.

“I do know Ellis is a well-loved personality and I am having a look ahead to proceeding his adventure and all that is in retailer for him.”

In addition to his new function in Emmerdale, Aaron may be set to seem within the upcoming Netflix mystery, At the back of Her Eyes.

What took place to Asan N’Jie?

Audience of the ITV cleaning soap noticed Asan bow out of the display when Ellis went to Dubai to paintings at his mum’s faculty as a PE assistant.

He’d performed the function of Ellis since September 2018.

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Asan N’Jie used to be sacked via ITV after clashing with any other cleaning soap actor

The actor used to be sacked via ITV following a conflict with a Hollyoaks actor Jamie Lomas on the TV Selection Awards in September 2019.

Pictures of Asan swearing and throwing a punch at Jamie used to be circulated after the pair had been filmed on the awards display after-party.

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Asan N’Jie and Emmerdale forged contributors on the 2019 Nationwide Tv Awards

“My behaviour on the TV Selection Awards used to be totally unacceptable,” Asan mentioned in a remark on the time.

“I sincerely apologise to everyone who has been affected particularly Jamie Lomas, the entire Emmerdale group, our target audience, ITV, my circle of relatives, and the organisers of the TV Selection Awards.

“I’m devastated, settle for complete duty for my movements and I’m made up our minds to be told from this.”

ITV executives launched a remark announcing, “Asan’s contract has been terminated with quick impact.”

Converting faces

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Ben Mitchell over time: (From left) Charlie Jones, Joshua Pascoe, Max Bowden and Harry Reid

There’s a lengthy historical past of characters being recast via soaps after exiting the display for quite a lot of causes.

One of the vital well-known examples is EastEnders’ Ben Mitchell who has been performed via six other actors – together with an toddler child and a baby.

It used to be introduced in January 2019 that Max Bowden will be the newest identify to take at the function.

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Kate Ford (3rd from left) has performed Tracy Barlow since 2002

4 other faces have portrayed Coronation Side road’s Tracy Barlow since her creation to our monitors in 1977.

As an adolescent Ken and Deidre’s daughter used to be performed via Christabel Finch. Actor Holly Chamarette took over the reigns in 1985.

3 years later Break of day Acton landed the function ahead of being changed via Kate Ford who is tread the cobbles since 2002.

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