EastEnders icon Shaun Williamson’s top secret son reveals he was now a admirer of his dad ahead of being aware of they were being connected following ‘admiring’ him in Extras
Shaun Williamson’s top secret son has disclosed that he was now a massive admirer of his father’s ahead of being aware of they were being connected.
Crafting in his dad’s new ebook, 32-calendar year-aged Gary stated how he experienced ‘admired’ the actor for yrs following looking at him star in Ricky Gervais’ sitcom Extras.
EastEnders icon Shaun, 54, related with his eldest youngster, who was dwelling in Northern Ireland, in 2013 following getting sent an email, experiences The Sun.
Father and son: Shaun Williamson’s top secret youngster has disclosed that he was now a massive admirer of his dad’s ahead of being aware of they were being connected (pictured jointly in 2018)
Gary has now disclosed more information about their reunion, declaring in ebook A Make any difference of Facts: ‘My dad was in point Shaun Williamson, an actor that I experienced admired for yrs, not from EastEnders but from the sitcom Extras.
‘Me and my mates experienced even prepared to go and see him when he was in a display at the Belfast Opera Home some yrs ahead of, so that we could meet him afterwards. How odd would that have been?’
On Saturday it was disclosed how Shaun – who performed Barry in EastEnders for a ten years ahead of getting killed off in 2004 – fathered Gary with a circus juggler more than thirty yrs in the past.
The actor, who also has a daughter Sophie, 22, and son Joseph, 20 with ex-wife Melanie Sacre, reported the revelation was ‘the most horrifying but awesome discovery’.
Acting star: Gary reported he now ‘admired’ his dad (middle) following looking at him in sitcom Extras along with Ricky Gervais (suitable) and Stephen Service provider (still left)
Speaking to The Sun on Sunday, Shaun reported: ‘When I uncovered out I experienced a different son, I was shocked. I was shaking when I went to meet him.’
The actor extra: ‘He reported he never ever considered in a million yrs that Barry from EastEnders could be his dad.’
The Movie star Big Brother star advised how he satisfied Gary’s mother, who continues to be nameless, when he was doing work as a barman in 1987 aged 22.
Shaun described how he was ‘blown away’ by the circus juggler and the pair went on to get engaged following six months regardless of acquiring a ‘fiery relationship’.
Household: Shaun connected with his eldest youngster, who was dwelling in Northern Ireland, in 2013 following Gary sent him an email (the actor is pictured in September 2019)
The star finished the romantic relationship as he took up a career as a Pontin’s Bluecoat ahead of he was advised by his ex-fianceé that she was pregnant.
Even so she later on stated to her ex Shaun that her landlord’s son was in point the father and his title would be on the beginning certification.
In 2013 the former postman acquired an email out-of-the-blue stating it was ‘Gary’ from his ‘circus days’.
The Extras star sent a paternity check to a centre in Canada which confirmed that he was his biological son with Shaun describing how it all ‘fell into place’.
Shaun satisfied his extended-dropped son Gary in a hotel in Belfast and described how the pair ‘hit it off’ from the start.
Bye Barry! Shaun became the eighth housemate to be evicted from the Movie star Big Brother Home in 2017
He reported: ‘It was a surreal expertise. I could right away see the similarity. We strike it off straight away.’
Shaun became a family title thanks to his position as Barry Evans on EastEnders from 1994 right up until 2004. His character was substantially killed off by the evil Janine Butcher (Charlie Brooks).
The actor has long gone on to show up on the likes of current programme Mister Winner, Ricky Gervais’ Extras and Scoop.
Though in 2017, he appeared on Movie star Big Brother and joked as he entered the household that he would have ‘Barry from EastEnders’ published on his gravestone.
Iconic: Shaun became a family title thanks to his position as Barry Evans on EastEnders, his character was substantially killed off (pictured) by the evil Janine Butcher (Charlie Brooks) in 2004 following ten yrs on the soap