Brody Hudson can't handle the strain is starting to crack up when he's called to testify against Buster, who abused him when he was young
Brody Hudson (Adam Woodward) has been desperate to see justice done, and his abuser Buster Smith (Nathan Sussex) sent to prison. However with Buster’s trial now underway, Brody struggles when he’s called to testify in court.
Can he hold it together in the courtroom and give evidence that will help put the sports coach behind bars, or will he crack?
His friends, Scott Drinkwell (Ross Adams) and Damon Kinsella (Jacob Roberts) are worried to hear that Brody has been flipping out and punched a wall the previous day but they still don’t realise just how much he is suffering inside. Will Brody be able to open up?
Meanwhile Ollie Morgan (Aedan Duckworth) is also buckling under the strain. Emotions run high when young Ollie who was groomed by Buster, is in court giving his testimony against his abuser.
It’s all too much for his father Luke Morgan (Gary Lucy) who has been released from prison in order to also testify against Buster.
As Luke takes to the dock he can’t handle seeing twisted Buster in court and the horrific ordeal he subjected his son to. Will volatile Luke explode and do something that could harm the case against Buster?
Plus, Sienna, who’s working at Hollyoaks High, realises she wrongly accused Imran Maalik of starting a fight and tries to make amends by giving him extra time to finish an exam.
However when Juliet Quinn (Niamh Blackshaw) realises what trainee teacher Sienna has done, she decides to blackmail her.
The manipulative teen tells Sienna either she gives her an A in her exam or she’ll tell Deputy Head Laurie Shelby (Kyle Pryor), that Sienna gave Imran special treatment.
What will Sienna decide to do?
Hollyoaks is shown weekdays on C4 at 6.30pm with the next episode following on E4