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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Nick Pickard ...
 Tony Hutchinson (743 episodes, 1995-2015)
Kieron Richardson ...
 Steven 'Ste' Hay / ... (726 episodes, 2006-2015)
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 Darren Osborne (II) / ... (703 episodes, 2007-2015)
Jennifer Metcalfe ...
 Mercedes Fisher / ... (649 episodes, 2006-2015)
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 Nancy Hayton / ... (582 episodes, 2006-2015)
Gemma Merna ...
 Carmel Valentine / ... (567 episodes, 2006-2014)
Stephanie Waring ...
 Cindy Cunningham (II) / ... (533 episodes, 1996-2015)
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 Jacqui McQueen / ... (523 episodes, 2007-2013)
Jorgie Porter ...
 Theresa McQueen (518 episodes, 2008-2015)
Nicole Barber-Lane ...
 Myra McQueen (489 episodes, 2008-2015)
Andrew Moss ...
 Rhys Ashworth (472 episodes, 2006-2014)
Ellis Hollins ...
 Tom Cunningham / ... (442 episodes, 2000-2015)
Helen Pearson ...
 Frankie Osborne / ... (435 episodes, 2004-2015)
Stephanie Davis ...
 Sinead O'Connor / ... (424 episodes, 2010-2015)
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 Gilly Roach / ... (402 episodes, 2005-2011)
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 Mark 'Dodger' Savage / ... (384 episodes, 2011-2015)
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 Cheryl Brady / ... (360 episodes, 2009-2013)
James McKenna ...
 Jack Osborne / ... (363 episodes, 1996-2015)
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 Brendan Brady (340 episodes, 2010-2013)
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 Kris Fisher (325 episodes, 2006-2010)
James Sutton ...
 John Paul McQueen (310 episodes, 2006-2015)
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 Warren Fox (307 episodes, 2006-2011)
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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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In 2000 the character Matt Musgrove (played by Christian Ealey) transferred from Brookside (1982) to Hollyoaks, the first time this had been done in England. See more »

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Stacey: I'll see if I can get you a job at the salon.
Lee Hunter: Thank you, I could kiss you right now!
Stacey: Most men could - I'm gorgeous!
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Brilliant soap for all ages.
2 June 1999 | by (Burnley, England) – See all my reviews

Hollyoaks is brilliant! It's a very enjoyable soap for all ages, especially teenagers. It can be funny, serious and emotional, but never goes too over the top. Unlike most British soaps, it keeps away from being morbid and depressing, even with serious storylines. The storylines used are always dealt with sensitively and carefully to make it very realistic. Please tune in, you'll love it!

Lex


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