Amy’s new adventure marks an exciting change for her, after five years of appearing on screen on the sofa.She’ll now be guided by Nadia Essex and Paul Carrick Brunson as she tries to find love.Tilly Evans is a fictional character from the British Channel 4 soap opera Hollyoaks, played by Lucy Dixon. Tilly was introduced to the show, along with two other characters, during a special storyline shot and set in Abersoch, North Wales.
Amy has appeared on the cult Channel 4 series alongside her parents Nikki and Jonathan, and 20-year-old brother Josh, since 2013.But after five years Amy told pals she wanted a new adventure and insiders say she’s the perfect fit for the show.“Everyone from Gogglebox has given Amy their blessing and they’re really excited about seeing her on the show.” The Sun Online has contacted Celebs Go Dating and Gogglebox for comment.Amy, along with her whole family, overhauled their lifestyles at the start of the year after admitting their Gogglebox diets made them unhealthy.While she is Abersoch, Tilly embarks on a brief holiday romance with Esther Bloom (Jazmine Franks).
During the storyline, Dixon filmed her first gay kiss.
Dixon revealed that she shares a few similarities with her character, including her generosity and positive attitude.
Tilly is lesbian and comfortable with her sexuality, which Dixon hoped viewers would be able to relate to.
star Amy Downham has revealed that Patrick Blake becomes "quite scary" in an upcoming argument with her character Jen Gilmore.
Art teacher Jen faces a tough time on screen next week as her secret relationship with student Tilly Evans (Lucy Dixon) is finally exposed to everyone at the sixth form college.
Tilly's storylines have included relationships with teacher, Jen Gilmore (Amy Downham), Esther, and Chloe (Susan Loughnane), the latter whom she left the village with to live in Dublin.