Who plays Caleb in EastEnders? The BBC series has welcomed a new character called Caleb.

Caleb Malone is the new mysterious character on EastEnders who was first introduced in an episode on Monday, January 25th.

The newcomer spoke to Chelsea Fox (played by Zaraah Abrahams) about her evil dad Lucas Johnson (Don Gilet) and viewers want to know all about the actor.

So, who is the actor who portrays Caleb Malone? Here’s everything you need to know about him, including his previous Emmerdale role, career, relationship status and Instagram.

Ben Freeman, EastEnders – Photographer: Jack Barnes

Who plays Caleb in EastEnders?

  • Actor Ben Freeman stars as Caleb Malone on EastEnders.

The 40-year-old actor is best-known for playing Scott Windsor in Emmerdale, a role he took over from Toby Cockerell.

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Ben played the character for nine years before leaving the ITV soap in 2007.

Some of the actor’s most memorable storylines on Emmerdale included a love triangle between Scott’s step-sister Kelly and his friend Roy Glover, as well as a fathering plotline with Zoe Tate.

Metro.co.uk has reported that Ben is set to appear in a “handful of episodes” on EastEnders.

Where else have we seen Ben Freeman?

Some of Ben’s other appearances are as Chris Longworth in the children’s series Grange Hill, police officer Adrian Richards in the BBC soap opera Doctors and Ed Leighton on Hooligan Escape the Russian Job.

After his exit from Emmerdale, the actor appeared on several West End productions, including a tour in The Rocky Horror Picture Show.

Ben also starred as Robin Hood in the 2018 movie Robin Hood: The Rebellion.

Moreover, he also appeared on daytime programmes such as This Morning and Kelly and reality series such as Celebrities Under Pressure and Celebrity Stitch Up.

Ben Freeman: Instagram

If you’re a fan of Ben Freeman and want to keep up with his work and personal life, you can do that from his Instagram profile.

He is on the social media platform under the handle @benpfreeman where he has nearly 400 followers.

Ben was previously in a relationship with former Hollyoaks actress Jennifer Biddall but it’s currently unknown if he is single or not.

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