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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Kieron Richardson ...
 Steven 'Ste' Hay / ... (869 episodes, 2006-2016)
Nick Pickard ...
 Tony Hutchinson (868 episodes, 1995-2016)
Ashley Taylor Dawson ...
 Darren Osborne (II) / ... (855 episodes, 2007-2016)
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 Theresa McQueen (599 episodes, 2008-2016)
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 Myra McQueen (568 episodes, 2008-2016)
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 Jacqui McQueen / ... (523 episodes, 2007-2013)
Ellis Hollins ...
 Tom Cunningham / ... (510 episodes, 2000-2016)
Helen Pearson ...
 Frankie Osborne / ... (497 episodes, 2004-2016)
Stephanie Davis ...
 Sinead O'Connor / ... (480 episodes, 2010-2015)
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 Rhys Ashworth (472 episodes, 2006-2014)
James McKenna ...
 Jack Osborne / ... (454 episodes, 1996-2016)
James Sutton ...
 John Paul McQueen (436 episodes, 2006-2016)
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 Gilly Roach / ... (402 episodes, 2005-2011)
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 Sienna Blake / ... (390 episodes, 2012-2016)
Jazmine Franks ...
 Esther Bloom (387 episodes, 2011-2016)
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 Mark 'Dodger' Savage / ... (384 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Cheryl Brady / ... (360 episodes, 2009-2013)
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 Freddie Roscoe (355 episodes, 2013-2016)
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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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In 2013, executive producer Bryan Kirkwood refuted accusations from critics that actors were cast for their good looks. He said they "always cast on acting ability before anything else". See more »

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Rebecca 'Becca' Hayton: [about Justin] He kissed me in the middle of the classroom
Ben Davies: Blimey, he's got some bottle for a 16-year-old, ain't he?
Rebecca 'Becca' Hayton: He's 15...
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Hollyoaks still going strong!!!
15 October 1998 | by (Manchester, England) – See all my reviews

Dear all,

I would just like to drop a quick comment on the great channel 4 show 'Hollyoaks' It's a great show and after 3 years it's stil going strong.

Watch it,

Jawad!!!


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