EastEnders’ Sam Strike lands US movie

Former EastEnders star Sam Strike has swapped Walford for Hollywood, landing the lead part in a US film.

The actor, who played Johnny Carter in EastEnders, left the soap late last year in order to pursue other career opportunities.

Strike’s manager Lee Morgan, today announced that Sam has secured a major film role which will be announced in due course.

“Started at the gym yesterday in prep for a cheeky new roll id love to tell you about.But can’t.I’m ACHING.Forgot what its like to exercise ” Tweeted Sam.