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She's totally not a loser. There's a bunch of layers with that character.

Everytime I've ever watched all she does is complain and whine and be a cuntress! Blech.

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I was about to post that article from the Sun. Don't you love how they try to make this into such a controversy and an outrage. :lol: REPLACED by OTHER, BETTER ACTORS!!

You mean the bridal shop stuff? I read about that. I'd rather see them married than on the same push and pull they've been on for the past few years but I wonder if Sam will return and ruin their wedding.

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Its really stupid to recast Lucy just because of some off air behaviour. I dont get how the same country that can put some of the raunchiest stuff on TV can be so touchy when it comes to the personal lives of their tv personalities. You wouldnt see people fired over here for being in clubs, or being ... gasp ... offensive on a reality show.

As for Ben ... the kid is a horrible actor. No question. I was enjoying his torturing of Louise and fighting with Jordan for what I suspect were different reasons than the show intended.

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The BBC has some stupid code of ethics that all its actors must adhere to, so if it's violated, their contracts can easily be terminated. Apparently, Melissa was repeatedly warned by execs at the BBC, and they finally had enough of her.

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Considering his mother is dead and Phil and Ian are on the show, I don't see where else Ben would go unless he's dead, sent to prison, or sent to a nuthouse. I doubt they'd try any of that with a 13 year old character for an extended period of time.

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Somewhere. Wherever. Just away from the show. He's clogged it for years, now it's time for some peace and quiet.

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