A number of artists have made the transition to acting, for example Kano and Scorcher in Top Boy and Plan B in Adulthood, so it’s only natural for Wiley to want to do the same.
However, instead of starring in a typical drama about youth crime and gangs, he has his sights set on a part in EastEnders.
On Wednesday Wiley announced on Twitter that he thinks he would be a perfect addition to Albert Square and even set about trying to get an audition.
But what type of character would Eskiboy play? The Twittersphere had quite a few suggestions for potential story lines:
We’d love to see this happen. Carol Branning is getting lonely after all…