Emmerdale’s David Metcalfe actor Matthew Wolfenden has teased a dramatic finish to Maya and Jacob’s grooming storyline, whereas hinting the plot was removed from over.
Maya Stepney was not too long ago uncovered, after grooming teenage stepson Jacob, the son of her boyfriend David, for months.
She manipulated Jacob into believing they had been in love and each are presently on the run, with David vowing to search out them and get justice.
Subsequent week, David manages to trace the predator down and has her arrested, bringing Jacob again house however their ordeal is way from over.
Talking in regards to the begin of the top to the controversial storyline, actor Matthew defined how issues attain a dramatic conclusion.
He stated: “David completely believes he has achieved the best factor. Now that he is aware of the reality, he completely despises Maya.
“There’s no emotion over dropping his girlfriend. That fully goes out of the window and it’s now pure, unadulterated hate.”
Matthew added: “David wants Maya to go away to prison and for the key to be thrown away.”
The actor, married to co-star Charley Webb in actual life, went on to disclose why issues don’t precisely settle down after Maya’s arrest.
He stated: “Jacob truly witnesses Maya being handcuffed and put into the police automotive. He’s clearly devastated and thinks that David has fully ruined his life.
“He still wants to be with Maya and thinks they’re in love.”
The scenes will result in Jacob turning on his dad for dropping Maya, however will the pair ever have the ability to get again on observe?
Latest scenes have seen Jacob not sure whether or not to run away with Maya and depart his household behind, and now it’s been revealed that Maya will lastly get her comeuppance.
Emmerdale airs weeknights at 7pm on ITV, with an additional episode at 8pm on Thursdays.