Adam Woodyatt | The Entertainment Consultancy

Adam Woodyatt was a pupil at the Sylvia Young Theatre School and was cast in children's drama The Baker Street Boys in 1983. He is best known for his role as Ian Beale in EastEnders. He joined the cast for the first episode on 19 February 1985 and has gone on to become the longest running member of the cast. In 2013, his longevity was honoured at the British Soap Awards, where he received a Lifetime Achievement Award.