By Jennifer Ruby For The Daily Mail
Published: 00:01 BST, 16 April 2019 | Updated: 02:02 BST, 16 April 2019
She's played the chain-smoking, Bible-quoting Dot Cotton for more than three decades.
And EastEnders star June Brown says she has no plans to quit cigarettes – or alcohol – even as she approaches her 93rd birthday... because she says there is no point giving up at her age.
‘I’m going to die of something fairly soon so why not enjoy myself,’ said the actress, who first stepped on to Albert Square 34 years ago.
What's the point? EastEnders legend June Brown, 92, said she doesn't see the point in trying to give up smoking or drinking red wine
‘I love red wine and also dark chocolate, even though I’m allergic to it and it makes me sneeze. And the Guinness helps me keep a bit of weight on. So I don’t need to be