Left the show after a stealing a baby (which was his so it's totally fine).
Now: Atkinson has stayed in soap land, crossing the Pennines to star in ITV's Emmerdale as Carly Hope. Never actually cheated on anyone, which in Hollyoaks makes her some sort of saint. She also owns a boutique clothing store in Liverpool with her on-screen sisters Mercedes and Tina.Now: Unless you've been living under a rock you'll recognise Emmanuel as the BFF of Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones, Missandei.Considering the mortality rate in Westeros is even higher than in Hollyoaks, she's done rather well to make it this far!Then: Bit of a wild child who was the aforementioned student that Becca Hayton had an affair with.
Now: Currently on tour in the stage adaptation of The Full Monty with fellow Hollyoaks graduate, Gary Lucy.
Now: Though still acting, Batley focuses a lot of her time on her band, Verity & Violet. Then: Larger than life radio DJ, and quite probably the first cross dressing character in a British soap.