Shane Richie (born in Harlesden, London, England, UK, March 11th, 1964) is a British actor, comedian, and singer, perhaps best known for his role as Alfie Moon in the UK soap opera EastEnders, he left the role in 2004 to pursue other projects until his return in 2010.
During the 1980's he hosted many shows including The Shane Richie Experience and Win, Lose or Draw. Of late, he has presented Don't Forget the Lyrics! and has appeared in a re-birth of the 70's drama Minder. In 2003, he released a cover of the George Michael song 'I'm Your Man' for Children in Need. He appeared in Sooty's Christmas Panto looking for Granada Studios.