Hollyoaks is lining up a heartbreaking Christmas for Luke Morgan Who will be there for him? Hollyoaks' Luke Morgan will face a heartbreaking Christmas as he struggles to come to terms with his life-changing diagnosis. Further tests have confirmed that Luke has FTD Pick's disease, also known as frontotemporal dementia, and for which there is no cure.
Luke was left so devastated by his prognosis that he broke off his engagement to Cindy, instead of telling her the truth. With Cindy still in the dark, tensions between her and Luke are at an all-time high by the time Christmas arrives. Having refused to spend the day with him, Cindy is furious when he turns up at Mandy's flat in a bad way.
Although he makes a sharp exit, Darren can tell how much his friend is struggling and refuses to let Luke spend Christmas alone. As Luke joins them for dinner, there's awkwardness all round as Cindy flaunts her new online love interest — Jurgen — in Luke's face.
With Luke at rock bottom a few days later, Mandy and Darren decide to play matchmaker in order to bring him and Cindy back together. Desperate for them to work through their problems, the couple set up a date for Luke and Cindy in The Hutch.
But will their plan work or is Luke's Christmas about to get even worse? Hollyoaks is stephanie waring dating to air an hour-long Christmas special again this year. There will also be stephanie waring dating hour-long New Kennenlernen für special, which features flashforwards to the future and the start of the County Lines drug dealing storyline.
Hollyoaks airs weeknights at 6.