Following on from the massive success of series two, a third series of EastEnders: E20 has been commissioned via BBC Learning.
Tackling hard-hitting subjects, the new series will continue to work with young talent - writers, actors and crew.
Controller of Learning, Saul Nassé said, "I want to use BBC programmes that are known and loved by audiences that can serve as springboards for learning... We'll be enlisting the help of the BBC's best talent to maximise the reach of our output."
Utilising the power of EastEnders' talent, BBC Learning will give everyone the opportunity to launch another exciting, hard-hitting drama, celebrating the lives of young people.
Producer Deborah Sathe said, "We are thrilled with the success of the first two series and have already started to storyline the third. Be prepared for a few familiar faces, a couple of new ones and a lot of fireworks."
Meanwhile, Series Two is building to its exciting conclusion. Don't miss the latest episodes, premiering here on the site Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8pm, followed by a BBC Three screenings at 8.30pm the following Monday.