The character and Nahar's casting details were announced on 17 July 2018 in the show's annual Summer trailer.

[19] Lambert looked forward to joining the show and called it an honour to work with the charities. Juliet is then found out and is given repercussions for what she has done; James however realises what's happened and the reason by behind her behaviour leading her not to be expelled from Hollyoaks High. [31] Hudson's casting details were announced on 5 May 2018, when it was revealed that she had been cast in a "decent part",[36] and her character was announced on 22 May 2018.
[40] This was confirmed by a show trailer released on 2 January 2020 and it was revealed that Hudson would appear in a stint as Donna-Marie reunites with her daughter, Juliet Quinn (Niamh Blackshaw).

Prince confronts them about their affair and Lily decides she cannot be with either of them. After the wedding, Scarlett leaves but returns when Oliver runs away to the village.

Many local kids, including Oliver and Imran Maalik (Ijaz Rana), sign up. When Mac threatens to throw Donna-Marie out of the house, she reveals he is Juliet's father.

Mac lets Donna-Marie move into Cindy Cunningham's (Stephanie Waring) house along with Romeo and Juliet. [3] The character is first mentioned in October 2017 and it is revealed that Scarlett left Luke after he struggled with alcoholism and became erratic. Brody suspects Buster is the real culprit and confronts him about abusing him as a child. [61] Juliet is struggling to cope with the fact that Mac is her biological father. He is friendly to James and helps him settle in on his first day. Sylver arrives in Hollyoaks upon his release from prison, having served eighteen years for killing his abusive stepfather, Vinnie. Buster convinces Oliver to rejoin the team and continues to abuse him. Brooke becomes pregnant and whilst Oliver is excited, Brooke doesn’t feel ready so they arrange for the baby’s adoption. Donna-Marie is then taken away to prison. Explaining her character's reasoning, Blackshaw explained: "Juliet is really angry, upset and very unforgiving. Romeo is appalled when he discovers that Donna-Marie and Mac have tampered with Cindy's bipolar disorder medication. It was revealed that Romeo is the product of paid sex between Donna-Marie and a sixteen-year-old James Nightingale (Gregory Finnegan). [33], On 29 June 2018, it was announced that Kashif would feature in a flashback episode focusing on James's backstory.

[24] The character was known about in casting references for Sylver McQueen (David Tag),[25] but the character's arrival to the village and casting wasn't announced until 22 June 2018.

Executive producer Bryan Kirkwood also expressed his delight about the episode.

When Juliet starts hanging out with Sid Sumner (Billy Price), the son of the Far-Right Group leader, Stuart Sumner (Chris Simmons), Romeo tells him to stay away. The next day in the morning, she outs him as gay to his stepmother Mandy Morgan (Sarah Jayne Dunn). However, after seeing Oliver in the changing rooms at the football academy with his football coach Buster Smith (Nathan Sussex), she sees Buster putting his hand on Oliver's knee. Brooke and Nancy then visit Fran in hospital and Fran begs for Nancy's forgiveness. Tag said that Sylver's time in prison has turned him into a "workout fanatic" and also made him deal quickly with any problems that he faces, saying that the "experiences have made him into quite a well-rounded person.[26]. Buster has Oliver pose for photos without his clothes on.

In July 2019, it is revealed that it was Breda who killed Vinnie, not Sylver, as he survived the fall, but Breda finished him off, and let Sylver take the blame. Breda fatally stabs Harry in an alleyway believing he was a bad dad for abandoning his son Isaac.

#Hollyoaks #Interview #SpecialEpisode", "Hollyoaks plans special far-right episode for Ste Hay's ongoing storyline", "Hollyoaks newbie Imran Maalik uncovers a huge family secret in new pictures", "Hollyoaks' Imran Maalik will turn violent again in next week's shock scenes", "Hollyoaks offers first look at James Nightingale's flashback scenes tonight", "Hollyoaks confirms plans for James Nightingale's special flashback episode", "Former Coronation Street star Lucy-Jo Hudson is joining Hollyoaks", "Hollyoaks confirms who Coronation Street star Lucy-Jo Hudson will be playing", "Hollyoaks reveals real identity of newcomers Donna Marie and Romeo in flashback episode", "Hollyoaks' Lucy-Jo Hudson announces she's leaving Donna-Marie Quinn role", "Pregnant Lucy-Jo Hudson returning to Hollyoaks as Donna Marie Quinn? Romeo is delighted when Cher shows up and the two of them grow closer. Hollyoaks is a British television soap opera that was first broadcast on 23 October 1995. In flashbacks, it is seen that Kashif was an accountant at the law firm of Forbes and Carney. It comes out that Maggie found out about Buster abusing Brody and that is actually why she threw him out. In January 2019 Breda took revenge on Louis Loveday (Karl Collins) for cheating with three women, Leela, Simone Loveday (Jacqueline Boatswain) and Simone's sister, Martine Deveraux (Kéllé Bryan) pushing some shelving onto him as he called for a taxi to leave town. [9] Buster is the father of Damon Kinsella (Jacob Roberts) and arrives following the death of his former wife and Damon's mother, Maggie Kinsella (Michelle Holmes). [31] Kashif is the husband of Misbah Maalik (Harvey Virdi) and the father of Sami Maalik (Rishi Nair), Farrah Maalik (Krupa Pattani), Yasmine Maalik (Haiesha Mistry) and Imran Maalik (Ijaz Rana).

Oliver starts berating his father and stepmother before storming out of the house upset.

The character was referenced to by his family on multiple occasions since their arrival in 2017.
It was revealed that Asha would first appear when Hunter visits Neeta's murderer, Mac Nightingale (David Easter), in his care home. Currently, the athlete has made the headlines as Tom stated that his teen niece ‘is the most athletic person in the family’. Louis begs for his life but Breda kills him by bludgeoning him with a telephone. Romeo continues to pursue Cher and tries to impress her, much dismay to Sylver.

[7] In 2019, they received a nomination for Best Newcomer at The British Soap Awards,[47][48] as well as a nomination for Best Young Actor at the Inside Soap Awards. Breda moved Louis to an old pig farm once owned by her parents making out she was caring for him and took him there to recover, Louis discovered Breda was responsible for the deaths of Carl, Glenn and Russ whilst writing a letter to Simone and attempted to escape but was thwarted when Breda returned to the farm. The following day, Oliver appears at Luke's house and asks to stay with him. [17], Harley Frater, played by Mollie Lambert, made her first on screen appearance on 16 April 2018. [37] She is introduced with her teenage son, Romeo Quinn (Owen Warner). The coach says that Ms. Brady seems to be the most promising athlete who has the potential and the determination to play for the team.

Oliver is disgusted when the truth about Imran is revealed. Maggie had thrown Buster out after his numerous affairs and he missed out on most of Damon's life.

She reveals James will be fine, and she always intended to kill Mac, who in a weakened state tries to attack her but she kills him by hitting him with the lasagne dish.

[15] Kennard describes Theo as a bad character, calling him "a bitter, seemingly irredeemable bully. Leela takes her to her house and gives her food and drink as she is hungry. Moya Brady was created on Sept 8, 1962 in Manchester, Lancashire, Britain as Kathleen Moya Brady. It is revealed on-screen that Buster is a paedophile who groomed and sexually abused his son Damon Kinsella's (Jacob Roberts) best friend, Brody Hudson (Adam Woodward), when he was an underage teenager, until his ex-wife and Damon's mother, Maggie Kinsella (Michelle Holmes), threatened him into leaving so that she could then protect vulnerable Brody from him and he now appears to be grooming Oliver as his next victim. But he is shock when he learn that she's Sylver McQueen's (David Tag) long lost daughter. Donna-Marie comes face-to-face with the Nightingales again. It emerges that during her time on the streets, Peri met Harley and homeless man, Dean (Alfie Kingsnorth). [27] Kameela arrives when she visits her family and after discovering that Misbah's underage son, Imran Maalik (Ijaz Rana), has bought alcohol, she criticises Misbah's liberalism in raising her children. She then becomes more distressed and then proceeds to have a breakdown in the village. Scarlett tries to ruin the wedding but her and Luke's son, Oliver Morgan (Aedan Duckworth), arrives and reveals to Mandy that he is Luke's son and that Luke and Scarlett are married. After Oliver is injured while playing a game of football with Buster outside of The Bean Cafe, Buster takes him back to the changing rooms at the football academy and begins massaging his leg while also staring at Oliver lustfully. The 17-year-old Athlete is the daughter of Maureen Brady (mother), a former Dodgeball player and had scored 111-10 during her Hillsdale High School. Donna-Marie Quinn, played by Lucy-Jo Hudson, made her first on screen appearance on 2 July 2018. With Prince having left town, Lily and Romeo finally become a proper couple. She added that she found it challenging.[42].

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Grant is autistic and is the first female autistic actress to feature regularly on a British television series. [59] Juliet is created as the half-sister of Romeo Nightingale (Owen Warner) and the daughter of Donna-Marie Quinn (Lucy-Jo Hudson). [59] Johnathon Hughes, writing for the Radio Times, thought that the character's name was unsurprising.

They don't find Peri so Louis convinces Leela that Harley is conning her. He described it as "a really huge, real-life story". [6] He also wanted to encourage parents to speak to their children about topics like this and commented, "We are in a unique position of being able to talk to a bright and engaged audience about important issues without lecturing them."[6]. He believed that Hunter's relationship with Asha is better for him than his relationship with Neeta.

For their portrayal of Brooke, Grant was nominated for Best Soap Newcomer at the 2018 Digital Spy Reader Awards; they came in eighth place with 3.9% of the total votes. Nahar was contracted for two months. The character and casting was announced on 24 April 2018, but had been hinted at in previous episodes. Iam Entertainment Blogger and CEO of Walikali and also Lead Editor, you can contact me at Email: [email protected]. Brooke then signs up for Nancy's tutoring classes and during a session, she reveals to Nancy that she is Fran's daughter and that Fran is dying.