Hollyoaks is a UK soap 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. The show 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.
Hollyoaks: Season 20, Episode #133 - Fri, Jul 4, 2014
Will the McQueens’ wait finally pay off? Or will Mercedes’ own battles interfere with their last chance of…
Hollyoaks: Season 20, Episode #132 - Thu, Jul 3, 2014
Pushed to the limit, who will Darren take his anger out on? And will he regret his actions before it’s too…
Series Fun Facts
- Alex Carter (Lee Hunter) auditioned for the part of Darren Osbourne, but he lost out to Ashley Taylor Dawson. About four years later he was up for the part of Dan Hunter, but was considered…
[show]Alex Carter (Lee Hunter) auditioned for the part of Darren Osbourne, but he lost out to Ashley Taylor Dawson. About four years later he was up for the part of Dan Hunter, but was considered to look too young for that part, but ideal for the younger brother.
- 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 (UK).
- In 2000 the character Matt Musgrove (played by Christian Ealey) transferred from Brookside (UK) to Hollyoaks, the first time this had been done in England.