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Former EastEnders stars Jake Wood and Adam Woodyatt enjoyed a moment of serendipity as they met at King’s Cross station on Monday.
Adam, 53, and Jake, 49, who play Ian Beale and Max Branning respectively, looked ecstatic as they posed for a cute selfie which they then both posted.
Both were bearded and Jake, who is due to make his West End debut opposite Lily Allen on Tuesday night, opened his mouth in glee and pointed out former co-star Adam for looking just as happy.
Small world: EastEnders stars Jake Wood (right) and Adam Woodyatt (left) enjoyed a moment of serendipity as they met at King’s Cross station in London on Monday
Random: As Jake wrote, “I ran into this legend at Kings Cross this morning @adamwoodyatt Yeah, that’s right, we’re theater bodies now”
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What a coincidence: Adam captioned his message: “Small world !! Knocked Down @mrjakewood at Kings Cross’
In the image, Jake cut a sporty figure by donning a Yankees cap and a black vest. Meanwhile, Adam looked stylish in a brown colored Fred Perry polo shirt, a navy blue jacket, and a gray fedora with black sunglasses.
Adam captioned his message: “Small world !! I ran into @mrjakewood at Kings Cross.
As Jake wrote: “I ran into this legend at Kings Cross this morning @adamwoodyatt Yeah, that’s right, we’re theater bodies now. »With a series of emojis, including the muscular arm, the red love heart and the actor.
The legend referred to their two flourishing acting careers.
Co-stars: Adam and Jake, who play Ian Beale and Max Branning respectively on the soap opera, looked delighted to see each other as they posed for a snap for Instagram, which they both posted; photographed on EastEnders
Adam, who is the longest-serving actor on the soap opera, – for 36 years – is currently on a 10-month sabbatical where he enjoys his free time by traveling in his camper van while starring in the play Looking Good Dead.
Jake meanwhile left the Square in late 2020 and now stars in a West End show alongside Lily titled 2:22 A Ghost Story, which kicks off.
Many fans were quick to comment below the photos, including one that read, “Awesome pics guys! Small world indeed! …
Contrary to their roles: one fan wrote in the comments: “A small world indeed! I love that ‘Max’ and ‘Ian’ would probably avoid each other at Kings Cross’
Sad: Another wrote: “EE is not the same without you guys” with a crying face emoji, referring to the fact that Jake and Adam are not currently playing on the show
Pals: Their co-stars also appeared in the comments section with Patsy Palmer, who plays Bianca, saying, “Brilliant !!!! ”
“I love that ‘Max’ and ‘Ian’ would probably avoid each other at Kings Cross, but Jake and Adam will be laughing and taking a great selfie! I miss you both on EastEnders, not the same without either! ‘
Another looked upset over the cast’s absence from the soap opera: ‘EE isn’t the same without you guys’ with a crying face emoji.’
Their co-stars also appeared in the comments section with Patsy Palmer, who plays Bianca, saying, “Brilliant !!!! ”
Elsewhere on their social media, Adam has documented a handful of scenic bike rides he’s been on.
He captioned these shots: ‘#AnotherDayAnotherBikeRide. Fixed @virgil_van_duck to keep me company in the North Yorkshire Moors. The landscape is simply magnificent.
Meanwhile, Jake posted shirtless photos making sure to show off his fitness journey, and he thanked the exercise for helping him through the pandemic.
Sabbatical: Elsewhere on their social media, Adam documented a handful of scenic bike rides he took part in
Busy: Meanwhile, Jake posted shirtless photos making sure to show off his fitness journey, and is set to star on a West End show with Lily Allen