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Calvin ready for revenge as he wages war on Warren

Hollyoaks proves that sleeping dogs definitely don’t lie as Calvin (Ricky Whittle) is left floored when Nige (Sam Townend) comes back from the dead. All this time, Nige has quietly been living off Warren’s (Jamie Lomas) bribes. However when funds run dry, he ignores Warren’s warning to keep away from the village leading to Calvin’s jaw-dropping discovery. Following months of horror believing that he killed his sister’s drug dealer Calvin

Special Reports: Soap Episode Numbers

This week will see Coronation Street reach another mile-stone as it passes the 7000 episode mark and while ITV may not be planning anything special for the occasion we decided it couldn’t go unmarked. So in this special report we take a look at just how many episodes other soaps have managed to clock-up including those soaps that are no longer with us.

Four New Characters For Soap

New characters are lined up for EastEnders and Hollyoaks in early 2009. As new year dawns in Hollyoaks, it’s time for some new faces as blonde bombshells Melissa Walton and Bronagh Waugh breeze into the village – characters Loretta and Cheryl – causing a few jaws to drop. Both characters were first seen in Hollyoaks Later , broadcast in November on E4, but will be joining the main show as

Dancing on Ice Contestants Revealed

Several ex-soap stars are amongst the line-up of “celebrity” contestants in the fourth series of ITV’s Dancing On Ice. The 13 contestants for the forthcoming fourth season of Dancing On Ice have been confirmed by ITV and there are several ex-soap stars amongst them. Tabloid favourite and Emmerdale actress Roxanne Pallet, who will soon leave the Yorkshire Soap, is one of the soapies appearing in the dancing competition. Gemma Bissix,

2008 In Television: Flops

  We continue our review of television in 2008 with a look at some of the high profile shows were launched by their respective channels with much hype, fan-fare and high hopes only to be deemed a flop, axed and leaving egg well and truly over the faces of those who commissioned them. Some of these shows had flop written over them from the moment they were commissioned, which does

Serial Disability

With Hollyoaks being the latest soap to broach the subject of disability we take a thumbnail flick through the world of serial and soap to find some of those other popular disabled characters.  “Freda” – Coronation Street – played by Ali Briggs  Freda arrived in Weatherfield as Emily Bishop’s niece and it wasn’t long before the soap won an award from the Royal Association for Disability and Rehabilitation in 2005

Coronation Street Festive Photos

   Wednesday 24th December 7.30pm on ITV1Above: Tony has decided to break with tradition this year but we think his alternative for a turkey was going a little too far.  Thursday 25th December 7.00pm on ITV1Above: Christmas day descends into chaos at the Platts, so nothing new there then! Thursday 25th December 7.00pm on ITV1Above: Steve shows Becky his secret Santa’s grotto but they are almost caught out by Michelle.

Gay Exodus from Soap

  At the start of the year things were looking pretty good for gay characters in soaps as all of our UK ones had at least one gay character or were about to introduce a gay character but at the end of the year the picture is quite different. Our soap gays are leaving in what could be described as an Exodus and the worst part is, it’s not over

Special Reports: ITV’s Drama Hits & Flops 2008

  January 2008 was meant to see a new look ITV with a raft of new shows, including a string of high profile drama launches, and a newly returned News At Ten to complete the revamp. ITV had high hopes and were quietly confident that their new shows would take off and revitalise the damaged brand of ITV. But as the year draws near to its end there’s little sign