Jamie is certainly impressing with his emotional performances, but what else do we know about him? stars with staying power, but he's actually been part of the show's cast since 2006 - the same year we saw the likes of Max, Denise and Shirley brought into Walford.Introduced as a child actor, Jamie has served under the reign of five different executive producers."Colesy's situation is complicated by the fact that...subsequent to his knee injury, he not only developed a calf strain but also some headaches," Boyd said on Wednesday.
He also enjoys boxing; and carried Kevin Mitchell's championship belt into the ring prior to a bout in July 2007.On Friday night, Phil Mitchell (played by Steve Mc Fadden) blew up a 23-year-old secret, revealing that Jay’s father Jase Dyer (Stephen Lord) wasn’t actually his father at all.Instead, long-running fans of East Enders will remember Phil accidentally killing a homeless man back in 1994 when he torched down The Arches to claim insurance money for Frank Butcher (Mike Reid).At the very end of Jamie and Steve's two-hander episode, Phil revealed to an unknown caller that everything he'd told Jay was "a pack of lies." The reveal prompted viewers to suggest that Phil may in fact be Jay's biological father Teasing the plot on This Morning, Jamie cryptically revealed: "I have a way I would like it to go but it is obviously all out of my hands...I can't say anything, I wouldn't want to ruin it for you! Last night, the Walford hardman finally told Jay that it was his father who was caught up in the blaze.