Hollyoaks spoilers: DNA results! Is Ste Hay about to discover Jonny’s not his biological brother?

Ste Hay and Jonny Baxter

Is Ste Hay about to discover that Jonny Baxter has lied to him all along about being his brother? Plus Mitchell Deveraux starts to suspect Maxine Minniver is faking her illness....

Ste Hay (Kieron Richardson) is still under the impression that Jonny Baxer (Ray Quinn) is his biological brother but a suspicious Leela (Kirsty-Leigh Porter) and Peri Lomax (Ruby O'Donnell) have always had serious doubts that Jonny is who he says he is.

The pair of them recently broke into Jonny’s house to find evidence that he’s been stringing Ste along all this time with his sibling claims.

Following their detective work and some DNA tests, the results are finally in and it’s the moment of truth. Is Ste about to discover Jonny’s horrible deception and manipulation?

Jonny Baxter

Jonny has been manipulating Ste all along

Meanwhile Brooke Hathaway (Talia Grant) and Juliet Quinn (Niamh Blackshaw) discover a photo album that Breda McQueen has left at Jack’s house and are intrigued to discover it’s packed full of pictures of Breda’s old pig farm.

Juliet thinks it will be a laugh to visit the farm and persuades a hesitant Brooke to have a mini-party at the location along with Ollie Morgan (Aedan Duckworth) and Imran Maalik (Ijaz Rana).

Are they going to discover the grisly remains of Lewis Loveday’s body that Breda buried there after murdering him?

Louis Loveday and Breda McQueen

Breda kept Louis prisoner at her farm before murdering him

Elsewhere, Maxine Minniver (Nikki Sanderson) who has been faking a terminal illness, is terrified when she realises medic, Mitchell Deveraux and his colleague Levi, might discover the truth.

Maxine Minniver

Maxine is terrified she's about to be rumbled (Image credit: James Stack)

Mitchell is shocked to compare blood test results and notice that Maxine’s blood type is different from her last test. He tells his colleague, Misbah Maalik (Harvey Virdi) that he suspects Maxine has switched samples and is faking her symptoms. Is the game finally up for manipulative Maxine?

Jack Reynolds

Maxine takes advice from centurian Jack Reynolds who is 107 (Image credit: James Stack)

Meanwhile Maxine gets some words of wisdom from an elderly man, Jack, outside the hospital who is played by 107 year-old, Jack Reynolds. Jack recently received a Guinness World Record title for being the oldest person to ever appear in a soap!

Hollyoaks is shown weekdays on C4 at 6.30pm with the next episode following on E4


Tess Lamacraft
Senior Writer for What's On TV, TV Times, TV & Satellite week, Whattowatch.com

Tess is a senior writer for What’s On TV, TV Times, TV & Satellite and WhattoWatch.com She's been writing about TV for over 25 years and worked on some of the UK’s biggest and best-selling publications including the Daily Mirror where she was assistant editor on the weekend TV magazine, The Look, and Closer magazine where she was TV editor. She has freelanced for a whole range of websites and publications including We Love TV, The Sun’s TV Mag, Woman, Woman’s Own, Fabulous, Good Living, Prima and Woman and Home.