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Ricky Whittle splits from Hollyoaks co-star Carley Stenson Real-life couple Carly Stenson and Ricky Whittle, Steph Dean and Calvin Valentine in Hollyoaks, The couple met on the Channel 4 soap and started dating in. The pair started dating earlier this year when he joined the Channel 4 Hollyoaks as hunky Brody Hudson and started dating Stephanie earlier this year exes ROB KARDASHIAN, CALVIN HARRIS and JAMES ARTHUR. Hollyoaks actress Carley Stenson reveals that she is dating her co-star The year-old, who plays Steph Dean on the Channel 4 soap, has finally come clean about her secret romance with Ricky (Calvin Valentine), which.
Putting on a brave face: Accompanied by pal Faye McKeever - who recently split from X Factor winner Shayne Ward after more than a decade together - the Hollyoaks actress seemed determined to have a good time in the wake of the claims Dressed to impress: Making sure her former flame knew exactly what he was missing, the soap star showcased her petite figure in a pretty white lace wraparound playsuit with a rather daring plunging neckline Girls' night out: Adding height to her diminutive frame, the year-old teetered on a pair of nude patent peep-toe heels and toted a matching clutch bag, and wore her short brunette locks coiffed into a dramatic up-do Posting a Twitter snap of her girls' night out, she wrote: The Trollied star completed her ensemble with fierce snakeskin-print peep-toe stilettos and a chic black leather clutch bag as the girls put their relationship woes to the side for the night.
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A friend in need: Faye, who split from Shayne in February, also dressed to impress for her evening out on the town, rocking a pair of skintight black leather trousers and a bright orange kaftan Here come the girls: The twosome enjoyed dinner and bubbles inside the Northern city's upmarket Neighbourhood bar Mother-of-two Stephanie split from personal trainer Dan Hooper - the father of her three-year-old daughter Lexi - in January after five years together, and was said to be hopeful that the pair could reignite their romance.
However, it has since been claimed Dan has been dating Coronation Street actress Kym Marsh in recent weeks. A source told the Daily Mirror newspaper: They have been on two dates and are looking forward to spending more time together. Steph discovers she has cervical cancer, and has a hysterectomy. In the aftermath, she decides to pursue a singing career and applies for The X Factor.
Despite using her cancer as a sob story, she is rejected at her audition. Her cancer spreads, and though Steph has chemotherapy, she is later told that her condition is terminal.
Gilly struggles to cope with her diagnosis, almost causing Steph to cancel their wedding. It goes ahead, however, and after their honeymoon, Steph begins to make plans for her impending death.
When Il Gnosh, a local Italian restaurant catches fire, Steph saves Amy Barnes and her children, but chooses to remain inside and die. After Steph's funeral, her family and friends watch video messages she recorded for them prior to her death.
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On 11 MarchCindy returns and Darren tells her about Steph and plays her the goodbye message. Development[ edit ] Casting and characterisation[ edit ] Carley Stenson pictured said that Steph is a "lovable rogue who just likes making mischief for attention.
She was delighted to subsequently be given the part, which was her first major television role. Within two years, her personality had altered greatly. Steph became a bully,  and "a bit of a bitch".
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She commented that Steph is the type of character only to cry over things she "really cares about". Stenson found this difficult to relate to, and struggled to "find a balance between pushing it too far and far enough".
They observed that as well as a bitch, she could be "dishonest, vain, jealous and small-minded", and wrote "She causes trouble when she wants to and will happily lie and gossip to get her own way. They were initially a dysfunctional unit, but in a different way to other Hollyoaks families, as they tended to disrupt the lives of others whilst being happy amongst themselves.
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In her early years, Stenson played her as a flirt, who acted out for the attention of boys. To boost his confidence she forced him to join a rock band. Her actions were successful, and Stenson said Steph was "proud" of this. Sarah Ellis of Inside Soap praised Steph for being so supportive, despite Cameron's "erratic behaviour". Littler explained, "Max begins to realise there's more to her than her looks. He begins to think she's actually really nice and they become friends. The interaction between the two was intended to represent "what Hollyoaks is all about - lots of heart, relationships, friendships, love and loss.
The actors were required to film "steamy scenes". Stenson felt it a "hard challenge" to portray, she had to convince the audience that Steph would genuinely get together with her husband's killer. Stenson ultimately decided Steph was "better suited" to Max.
It was very difficult. Feeling a responsibility to members of the viewing public who have the disorder, the actress researched it extensively, assisted by Mersey Television. As well as reading about it, she visited several organisations,  and spent a day on set with a teenage girl—close in age to Steph—who has the condition, and who shared insights on the experiences she had been through.
Hollyoaks researchers contacted the charity when developing the storyline, and Pinder felt that the show succeeded in communicating the impact of Steph's diagnosis. She stated, "It is great to see a soap opera, specially one that is watched mainly by young people, look at the issue of epilepsy as it often gets ignored.
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However, she observed that the condition may also serve to worsen her behaviour towards "a chosen few. He chose to continue with it, deciding that it would be interesting to give Steph another serious storyline, and have a character that viewers "know and love going through a really hard time. She chose not to speak with any cancer patients about coping with cancer, believing that everyone handles it in their own personal way. Additionally, she aimed to make Steph's realisation of her cancer as believable as possible, explaining that: Quinlan explained that his character impeded her ability to deal with the situation, with his disbelief contrasting Steph's attempt to "take this in her stride and [ Stenson commented, "Deep down she knows she's not a fantastic singer, but she thought the judges would feel sorry for her and put her through.
He stated that viewers were upset by Steph's illness, and that it had even brought his own mother to tears. She deemed it "one of the most difficult decisions [she had] ever made", stating that Hollyoaks had been her "dream job" and that she would miss her friends in the cast and crew. The production team intended to keep details of who would die secret until transmission.
The actress explained that "She stares death in the face every day because of her cancer, so thinks she really has nothing to lose now.
Steph tells Doug something and he shows Frankie a special song that Steph had recorded for her. Frankie, overjoyed that her daughter had not forgotten her, wept whilst Angel Steph looked on happily and placed a hand on her shoulder before winking to Tom and returning to heaven, stating she was "ready for her solo. Humorously recapping her ten years in Hollyoaks, Shelley wrote: She was a bully and wannabe Wagbefore miraculously transforming herself into the show's tragic heroine, suffering cervical cancer, epilepsy and a hysterectomy.
Her husband was run over on their wedding day.