Last month saw Asan N’Jie leave the role of Ellis Chapman abruptly following a brawl N’Jie had at the TV Choice Awards.

However But Ellis will be back in the village in December, returning unannounced just as tensions grow between his father Al (Michael Wildman) and brother Billy (Jay Kontzle).

The role will now be played by Aaron Anthony, who has had other soaps roles including Holby City in 2015 and Doctors in 2018.

Emmerdale continues at 7 on ITV