Stripper Loretta first appeared in Hollyoaks Later, where she became quite taken with sweet and stuttering Dom. Their relationship looked set to blossom when Ste secretly set them up in Il Gnosh and they bonded over their mutual love of bird watching. However the relationship was short lived when Dom's insecurities about her career took hold and the couple separated. Loretta has recently been swept up in a secret romance with Jake Dean.
18-year-old Melissa studied drama at college, before taking classes in London at The Actors Centre. She had a small part in a BBC drama with Julie Walters and also featured in an advert, prior to taking up her role on Hollyoaks.