Jaz Singh Deol bids adieu to ‘EastEnders’ as Kheerat Panesar
Actor Jaz Singh Deol has quit his character Kheerat Panesar in ‘EastEnders’.
In a surprise exit shown in Thursday night’s episode on BBC One, Deol was seen being ushered away by police in a storyline linked to the death of Ranveer Gulati.
Deol confirmed the developments on social media with a montage of clips featuring his character, along with the caption, “… Love you. love you all … X”
A BBC spokesperson confirmed Deol’s departure. It said, “We can confirm that Jaz has left EastEnders and we wish him all the very best for the future.”
Deol joined ‘EastEnders in 2019 as a part of the show’s then new Asian family, the Panesars.