Harry Reid, 2013 Acting graduate, will be joining the BBC’s long running soap Eastenders, taking over the role of Ben Mitchell, Phil Mitchell’s son. Harry’s first episodes as Ben can be seen later in the year. Congratulations Harry!

“We are really happy for Harry. He had a real journey while studying on the AUB Acting course and it is so good to see him doing so well.  It is such a great role for him!” Doug Cockle, Course Leader.

Harry got the agent that sent him up for the role through a workshop at AUB last year.

Read more about it all here:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/eastenders/posts/Bens-back

http://www.mirror.co.uk/tv/tv-news/eastenders-reveals-new-ben-mitchell-3876860