Speaking of the project, Hollyoaks series producer Lucy Allan said: "We are very excited about opening the audition process to a wider audience and hope to find that special raw talent that we found in Roxanne and Marcus [Patric] (who portrayed Ben Davies) in the ‘On The Pull’ series." Kingston said "I was really excited and elated to get down to the last 25, never mind the last six, then three then go on to win.I've been bonding with the girls all week coordinating what we were going to wear on T4! When I was told that I was starting filming with Hollyoaks on Monday, I realised how quick a turnaround it is working on a soap!The ITV show will begin on the 19th November, see the full line-up here.
The Hollyoaks team worked closely with the University of Central Lancashire's Cyberspace Research Unit to raise awareness of internet safety.
India's later storylines involved the arrival of her sister Texas (Bianca Hendrickse-Spendlove), sleeping with Jamil Fadel (Sikander Malik) and a brief relationship with homosexual Brendan Brady (Emmett J. Her most prominent and final storyline saw her online dating and despite being vigilant to begin with, agreeing to meet with a man named Cameron, which led to her being murdered by Silas Blissett (Jeff Rawle), who had been posing as him.
India returned on 10 August 2011 when Silas saw Texas as India.
On screen the pair have had a tumultuous relationship that has seen them break up following a motorbike accident, rekindle their love when they were held captive, find out that they were expecting a baby and then break up when Cleo found out Joel’s Dad had murdered her cousin Bart.
Elsewhere on the soap, fan favourite Warren Fox was seen driving off out of the village after kidnapping his newborn baby daughter.