Hollyoaks (1995– )

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Hollyoaks takes a look at the lives, loves and careers of a group of teenage friends and their families as they graduate through GCSE's, A-Levels and College into the world of work.

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Series cast summary:
Nick Pickard ...
 Tony Hutchinson (661 episodes, 1995-2014)
Ashley Taylor Dawson ...
 Darren Osborne (II) / ... (637 episodes, 2007-2014)
Kieron Richardson ...
 Steven 'Ste' Hay / ... (637 episodes, 2006-2014)
Jennifer Metcalfe ...
 Mercedes Fisher / ... (575 episodes, 2006-2014)
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 Jacqui McQueen / ... (523 episodes, 2007-2013)
Gemma Merna ...
 Carmel Valentine / ... (516 episodes, 2006-2014)
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 Nancy Hayton / ... (497 episodes, 2006-2014)
Stephanie Waring ...
 Cindy Cunningham (II) / ... (475 episodes, 1996-2014)
Jorgie Porter ...
 Theresa McQueen (470 episodes, 2008-2014)
Andrew Moss ...
 Rhys Ashworth (463 episodes, 2006-2012)
Nicole Barber-Lane ...
 Myra McQueen (443 episodes, 2008-2014)
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 Gilly Roach / ... (402 episodes, 2005-2011)
Ellis Hollins ...
 Tom Cunningham / ... (401 episodes, 2000-2014)
Helen Pearson ...
 Frankie Osborne / ... (394 episodes, 2004-2014)
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 Cheryl Brady / ... (360 episodes, 2009-2013)
Stephanie Davis ...
 Sinead O'Connor / ... (344 episodes, 2010-2014)
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 Brendan Brady (340 episodes, 2010-2013)
James McKenna ...
 Jack Osborne / ... (335 episodes, 1996-2014)
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 Kris Fisher (325 episodes, 2006-2010)
Danny Mac ...
 Mark 'Dodger' Savage / ... (310 episodes, 2011-2014)
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 Warren Fox (307 episodes, 2006-2011)
Ashley Slanina-Davies ...
 Amy Barnes (278 episodes, 2007-2013)
Hollie-Jay Bowes ...
 Michaela McQueen (277 episodes, 2006-2012)
Carley Stenson ...
 Steph Cunningham / ... (275 episodes, 2004-2011)
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Hollyoaks is a British TV soap opera, that takes a mundane look at the lives, loves and careers of a group of teenage friends and their families as they graduate through GCSE's, A-Levels and College into the world of work. first broadcast on 23 October 1995, on the Channel 4 network. Originally devised by Phil Redmond, who also devised shows such as Brookside and Grange Hill, the program is set in and around the fictional Chester suburb of Hollyoaks and is centered around a former 1950s technical college which is now a college of higher education called Hollyoaks Community College (often mistaken for the real-life University of Chester), with the characters and main target audience generally being in their late teens or early twenties. Written by Anonymous

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Although set in a fictional village in Chester the series is actually filmed in Liverpool and uses many of the same houses used by Brookside (1982). See more »

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Darlene Taylor: [about Justin] You do have your uses, don't you?
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Spin-off Hollyoaks: Back from the Dead (2006) See more »

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Probably one of the best soaps in the UK, here's why!
17 February 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Firstly, I am a big fan, but for good reasons! Hollyoaks has an amazing ability to not take itself too seriously and then at other times it can deal extremely well with story lines or issues over soaps dare not touch. Teacher student relationship, cot death, racism, and it does so brilliantly. The character development has been great and the cast is getting better and better, I wasn't too happy with the Hunter family leaving but the Ashoworth's are pretty cool. Give it a try you might like it! Oh, and just stay tuned for a few episodes, actors like Chris Fountain and Gemma Atkinson have made this the show it is. It rocks, there's just so much good in it!


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