EastEnders fans’ shock as Phil Mitchell demands custody of son Raymond

EASTENDERS fans were in shock tonight after Phil Mitchell demanded joint custody of son Raymond from Denise Fox.

The gangsterwho is played by actor Steve McFadden in the ITV soaphad Raymond after a one night stand with Denise.

EastEnders' Phil Mitchel battled with Denise over Raymond

イーストエンダーズ’ Phil Mitchel battled with Denise over Raymond

She later decided to have him adopted out, but when his adopted family died in a car crash, she and Phil teamed up to rescue him from his gangster grandmother.

This week Phil dropped the bombshell on Raymond that he is his father, pushing Denise to stop all contact.

Tonight Denise thundered into the arches expecting an apology, telling Phil: I don’t appreciate being summoned to Mitchell HQ so if you think an apology is going to change my mind…”

But before she could finish Phil cut her off.

Denise threatened to cut him out of his son's life

Denise threatened to cut him out of his son’s life

彼は言った: “Well save your breath because you ain’t going to get one.

“I’m going to fight for my boy. I want joint custody.

“Why should he be in your life and not mine? I kept him safe.

“Who kept him safe and who got him under your roof in the first place? I am his dad and I want to be there for him.

“And if you aren’t going to give me that then I reckon the judge will.”

Raymond is stuck in-between Denise and Phil - with his dad determined to get custody

Raymond is stuck in-between Denise and Philwith his dad determined to get custodyクレジット: BBC/Jack Barnes

A shellshocked Denise replied: “You wouldn’t dare take this to the courtswe could both lose him.”

But Phil pointed out she started this by banning him from seeing Raymond.

“What did you say to me beforethat I’ll never see him again,” Phil said.

“If that’s the case I’ve got nothing to lose, have I? Well Raymond is my flesh and blood and you will not keep me out of his life.”

Viewers are shocked at Phil’s actionsand showing interest in one of his children.

イーストエンダーズ’ Ellie Nixon leaves Walford after Phil Mitchell forces her to give up Raymond

ある人は書いた: “Phil wants joint custody. He makes a point if it wasn’t for Phil meeting Ellie then Denise would never of known about Raymond at all. She should be grateful

秒は言った: “Denise should be careful pushing Phil, he’s still Raymond’s Father after all whether she likes it or not. What’s to stop him for going for full custody right?”

別の追加: “Raymond should get to know his biological father Denise!”