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.
Nancy confronts Peri over the stolen necklace but when faced with the prospect of Cameron going to prison, Peri takes drastic measures. Robbie finds out that Rick has been dealing to Nancy, while DS Thorpe has a plan to tear the Roscoes apart.
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. [hide]
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".
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.