Hollyoaks spoilers: Mitchell Deveraux is overwhelmed when he and Scott share a tender moment

Scott Drinkwell and Mitchell Deveraux

Mitchell Deveraux gets lost in the moment and enjoys a romantic slow dance with Scott aka Anita Tinkle....

Mitchell Deveraux (Imran Adams) has been battling with his feelings for Scott Drinkwell’s alter ego, Anita Tinkle in Hollyoaks (see our TV Guide for full listings).

Mitchell, who’s in a relationship with Cleo McQueen (Nadine Mulkerrin) has fallen for Anita in a big way, but can’t handle the situation. As Mitchell and Cleo get ready to live together in their first flat, emotions run high when Anita and Nana McQueen (Diane Langton) organise a charity dance-off at The Dog.

Scott Drinkwell and Mitchell Deveraux

Anita and Mitchell slow dance together

When Cleo, who still has no idea that her boyfriend has fallen for Anita, encourages Mitchell to take to the dance floor for a smoochy slow song with Anita, the junior doctor finds himself in Anita’s arms.

Scott Drinkwell and Mitchell Deveraux

The two of them get lost in the moment

As the two of them sway to the music it’s as if there’s no one else in the room as they share a tender moment however, as the song ends, it’s all to much for Mitchell who quickly bolts from the room as quickly as possible.

Scott Drinkwell and Mitchell Deveraux

As soon as the music finishes, Mitchell beats a hasty retreat

Elsewhere Maxine Minniver (Nikki Sanderson) is broke and desperate now that all her lies have surfaced, her husband Damon Kinsella (Jacob Roberts) is in prison for fraud and everyone knows that her ‘terminal illness’ was all a big, fat fake.

Maxine Minniver

Maxine on her wedding day to Damon before her lies were exposed

Walter Deveraux (Walter A Toussaint) has taken pity on the ostracised mum and offered to give her a trial working at Price Slice but tonight a cash-strapped Max is at breaking point. When her daughter Minnie’s coat breaks and she needs a new one, Maxine realises she can’t even afford to clothe her child properly. And things get even worse when she realises she won’t get paid for her Price Slice shifts until the end of the month.

Will a desperate Maxine be tempted to steal from the supermarket till?

Ollie Morgan and Brooke Hathaway

Ollie asked Brooke to marry him

Meanwhile Ollie Morgan (Aeadan Duckworth) who proposed to his girlfriend Brooke Hathaway (Talia Grant) in yesterday’s episode, is worried by pregnant Brooke’s recent behaviour.

It’s clear that Brooke is struggling with the thought of motherhood and is on a very different page to Ollie who is excited by the prospect of becoming a dad. Can the teens unite and work through their differences? Or are they heading for a split?

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.