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Tom and Peri meet the Browns Wed, July 22; When Patrick takes Minnie to hospital with a temperature, Lindsey informs Maxine who Hollyoaks. Maxine's worried about Patrick when Theresa tells her he ended up in hospital Darren wants to stay close to Maxine Tom and Peri meet the Browns. Patrick Blake is a fictional character from the British Channel 4 soap opera, Hollyoaks, played In , Patrick, Maxine, Sienna (Anna Passey), Dodger, Dirk Savage (David Kennedy), Dennis Savage (Joe Tracini) and Martha Kane ( Carli.
He has been seen controlling her, leading to Ash Kane Holly Weston becoming suspicious about him. Maxine has a one-night stand with Patrick's son, Dodger Savage Danny Mac and later learns she is pregnant.
Maxine has an abortion because Patrick would know he is not the father as he has had a vasectomy but Patrick finds a pamphlet about abortion after care. Dodger also learns that Maxine had an abortion and confronts her. Maxine begins experiencing pain and later collapses. After being discharged from the hospital, Maxine prepares a dinner for Patrick. When she mentions Dodger's name, Patrick punches her. Patrick's abuse continues and Maxine later learns that she is pregnant. She also learns that their child has Down's syndromeand during an argument by The Loft fire escape, Patrick grabs Maxine and she falls down the stairs.
Patrick's mistreatment of Maxine escalates over the next few weeks, with several incidents including him forcing her to eat an entire cake, threatening her with a knife, and physically beating her.
She uses a flower in her window to signal to them when Patrick is absent, thus it is safe for them to visit. She leaves an emergency escape bag containing clothes and her belongings in Dennis' shop. On the night before the wedding, she manages to escape and Blessing drives her to the airport.
However, at the airport, security are summoned when Maxine discovers Patrick planted a knife in her escape bag, so she cannot board the plane. She goes through with the wedding and they get married. However, at the reception, she realizes she has made a mistake and publicly humiliates Patrick, telling the entire village what Patrick does to her.
Some believe her, including Sienna and Nancy Osborne Jessica Foxhowever, most believe Patrick - who has told the village that Maxine beats him. Maxine then says that she will not marry Patrick leading to Patrick grabbing her and pulling her dress off revealing her scars and bruises. Maxine reunites with Dodger and they plan to go to America. While Dodger is in the toilet, Patrick arrives and tries to take Maxine home.
Dodger then attacks Patrick, leaving Maxine horrified and she tells Dodger that he is exactly like Patrick. The next day, Dennis gets Maxine to talk to Dodger but he is arrested for assaulting Patrick. Maxine then goes to stay with Mitzeee in America. However, Dodger bumps into Maxine at the hospital and they agree to give their relationship a chance. Maxine plans to propose to Dodger, but the event is ruined by Sienna, and Maxine believes Patrick was responsible.
When Patrick is run over by Sienna, Maxine is arrested and charged after Sienna left her engagement ring in the car. After Maxine is released, Sienna tries to get her to Dodger to tell him how she feels; but Patrick put a tracking device on her phone and chases them, causing Sienna's car to get stuck on the tracks. Maxine rescues Sienna just before the train hits, and then phones for help, while Sienna rescues Dodger. She then goes into labour and gives birth to daughter, Minniein a shack with Patrick delivering the baby.
Straight after giving birth, Patrick takes the baby and abandons Maxine. He tells everyone that she died during childbirth but Maxine is found by Theresa and Celine McQueen Sarah George and taken to the hospital.
Patrick then tricks Maxine into driving, which is against her bail conditions by pretending that Minnie is dying. The plan works and Maxine goes back to prison. At her trial, Patrick lies to the jury about what happened but Maxine is found not guilty. Nancy then helps Maxine get to America with Minnie.
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When Maxine returns in the New Year, she is held hostage by Patrick, who plans to take her and Minnie to America against her will, but the police manage to stop him. Will Savage James Atherton kidnaps Maxine and Theresa, trapping them in a boat which he later sets fire to in an attempt to murder them in order to ruin his brother Dodger's life.
However, she is rescued by Dodger. Dodger takes the blame for pushing Will off the hospital roof for his daughter, Nico Blake Persephone Swales-Dawsonhe invites Maxine and Minnie to run away with him but she refuses and Dodger leaves alone. Maxine moves in with Darren Osborne Ashley Taylor Dawson at the boarding house and he offers her a job as receptionist at his company "Daz Cabs".
He supports her through her custody battle with Patrick and they start a relationship. On the day of the hearing however, Darren being blackmailed by Patrick, lies to the judge that Maxine is an alcoholic. Patrick also puts a bottle filled with alcohol in her bag and she loses custody of Minnie. Devastated Maxine tries to commit suicide by jumping off a church roof, but Darren talks her down and reveals why he did it: Maxine forgives him for it, and says that Patrick already took Minnie away from her, but she's not letting him take Darren too.
To prove that she is a suitable mother, Maxine, with Darren's help, starts her own female taxi service named "Minnie Cabs" so she'll be able to provide for her future. Patrick then tampers with her relationship with Darren and she breaks up with him, unable to see that Patrick is controlling her again. When Maxine finds out that Patrick has motor neurone diseaseshe feels sorry for him and spends her days looking after Patrick.
One day, Patrick overhears a conversation between Maxine and Darren and thinks they are getting back together as soon as he dies. Without Maxine knowing, he plots a plan to make Maxine look responsible for his murder, such as pretending Maxine hit him and transferring grand sums of money to Maxine's account.
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Patrick also persuades Maxine to help him die after they renew their vows, so it looks like Maxine murdered him. However, Maxine does not go ahead with it and Nico ends up suffocating him with a pillow. Maxine comes home, overjoyed with the news that Patrick may not be going through with the suicide, according to Sienna. She enters the bedroom, and is shocked to find Patrick's lifeless body lying on the bed.
She screams, alerting Darren outside. He enters the house and finds Patrick. Darren finds a camera and then tells Maxine about Patrick's plan. Darren drives to a cliff side and tips Patrick's wheelchair over to make it look like he committed suicide. For a few months, Maxine is haunted by what she had done to Patrick, nearly going into a mental breakdown. However, Darren and Nancy ruin Maxine and Adam's date. Maxine decides to go to America.
When Maxine returns, she reveals that she is engaged to a guy called "Mike Jones", however it turns out that "Mike" is actually Warren Fox Jamie Lomas.
Maxine introduces Warren to Sienna. Unknown to Maxine, Sienna discovers who Warren really is and the pair team up to make Maxine confess to killing Patrick. Despite Warren's attempts, Maxine does not reveal what she has done with Darren, warning her that she will go to prison. Maxine ends her relationship with Warren but later goes to his house to speak to him. Maxine refuses Warren's apology until Sienna reveals that Katy died. Maxine decides to reconcile with Warren. When Maxine is sleeping, Warren wakes her up and lies that Maxine was continuously screaming Patrick's name.
Warren persuades her to tell him if she killed Patrick and Maxine reveals that she buried Patrick's body in the city wall. Warren decides not to tell Sienna after discovering that Patrick was abusing Maxine but Sienna blackmails Warren and he reveals the truth. Maxine goes to Darren and Nancy revealing that she told Mike that she buried Patrick and they reveal that Mike is Warren, who kidnapped Mitzeee. Maxine is devastated as Nancy and Darren reveal that he is using her for revenge.
When Maxine returns to Hollyoaks, she discovers police searching the city wall for Patrick's body. Unknown to her, Darren and Nancy have taken his body and planned on burying it in the woods. Maxine later teams up with Tony, Darren and Grace to get rid of Warren. Maxine, Darren and Tony plan to torch his garage although Warren catches them. Maxine is taunted by Warren who continues to accuse Maxine of Patrick's murder. Warren attempts to call a truce with Maxine who refuses to believe anything he says.
The police later confirm that they found someone's hair in Patrick's body. Maxine later goes to Adam and gives him Minnie's passport begging him to take Minnie to Mitzeee in America, in case she is taken away. Adam is confused and refuses but later decides to do it.
Unknown to everyone, Nancy and Darren took hair from a hairbrush in which they thought was Sienna's but it turned out that the hair came from Maxine's brush. Patrick then lies about what he did to Maxine trying to make her guilty but Maxine walks free.
Patrick is furious when Maxine takes Minnie to America for Christmas and upon Maxine's return holds her hostage and tries to take her and Minnie to France but he is stopped by police.
Patrick is later diagnosed with motor neurone diseasewhich he hides from Maxine as he believes it means that she will gain full custody of Minnie, he also hides it from Sienna and Nico as he does not want them to see him lose control. They later embark on a relationship with each other.
Sienna discovers that Patrick has motor neurone disease after stealing his medical record but Patrick convinces her to say nothing. Patrick then witnesses Darren Osborne Ashley Taylor Dawson dispose of the gun that shot Phoebe McQueen Mandip Gill and forces him to lie in court saying Maxine is an alcoholic and he puts a bottle of alcohol in a water bottle in Maxine's handbag and he wins full custody of Minnie.
When Zack Loveday Duayne Boachie steals his car where he had hidden the gun Patrick panics and takes Theresa and Minnie aboard for a few weeks. When they return Patrick is less than impressed with Sienna's new love interest Ben Bradley Ben Richards and tricks Sienna into breaking up with him.
Sienna once she realises she was tricked cancelled his life assurance as revenge for what he did and for planning to leave Theresa everything and her and Nico nothing. Patrick becomes jealous when Maxine starts her new business Minnie cabs as he now has nothing to leave Minnie for her future, but Theresa suggest conning the school, which he agrees to.
Patrick later reveals to Maxine that he is suffering from the disease when she threatens to call social services on him, she also agrees to help care for him but in return she wants joint custody of Minnie and to sign her over to him on his death. Patrick then tries to destroy Maxine's and Darren's relationship and admits to Theresa he still loves Maxine, so she breaks up with him and tells him she wants half the scam money when its over.
Patrick later learns that Nico has murdered Carly Bradley Sophie Wise and decides to lie to the police that he did it, but Maxine later talks him out of it saying it would draw attention to Sienna and Nico as nobody would believe he did it. Patrick then tells Theresa he's giving the money he conned back to the school after hearing Maxine praise him for building a special needs unit.
He then gets back together with Maxine. Patrick struggles with accepting his illness and refuses to use a wheelchair although he is losing the ability to walk. While attempting to walk in his office unaided he falls and Peri Lomax Ruby O'Donnell comes to his aid. The two then have a heart to heart about Patrick struggles with his illness and Peri's inability to cope with being a young mother. Patrick encourages Peri to be open about how she feels and Peri encourage Patrick to take control.
Patrick then gets into the wheelchair. Later when he is alone with Maxine, he asks her to help him die. At first she refuses, but later agrees. When Patrick believes that Maxine is cheating on him with Darren and planning to reconcile with him, Patrick then changes his will to leave everything to Maxine and records a message saying he thinks she's trying to kill him, planning to frame Maxine for his murder.
In JanuaryPatrick and Maxine renew their wedding vows and later, Patrick prepares to die with Maxine and Sienna by his side. Patrick then realises that Maxine does love him and decides not to frame her. She confronts him and realising that all the evidence will point towards Maxine, she picks up a pillow and smothers Patrick. Maxine arrives home and is horrified to find him dead.
She screams for help which is heard by Darren. Darren finds the camera that Patrick used to make one final message to frame Maxine. Maxine sends the paramedics away after watching the video and she and Darren hide Patrick's body in the broken village wall. Maxine later hears Patrick's voice, warning her that she will eventually get found out.
InSienna finally gain justice for his death by killing her daughter Nico. Danny Mac said that Dodger is "shocked" when he finds Patrick as his house is "huge with expensive cars on the driveway. It's the opposite to the place where Dodger grew up".
Dodger is "struck by what a decent, charming, handsome bloke" Patrick is and reveals he is his son. It's an afternoon of bombshells because after Dodger proves his real identity, Patrick reveals Sienna is his twin sister".
Mac explained that Patrick and Sienna later arrive in the village and try to build a relationship with Dodger. However, the man that the world knows may not be the same behind closed doors Daniel Kilkelly wrote, how this would look set to create problems for the couple over the coming weeks.
Nikki Sandersonwho plays Maxine, commented that the storyline had been subtlety brewing over the past few months with Patrick buying her house, alienating her from her friends and forcing her to quit her job. It's a horrible situation. Jeremy Sheffield commented that whilst he is using emotional blackmail, the breakdown is "genuine".
He also reveals that the reason Patrick abuses his partners is because "everybody he loves leaves him. Whenever he's close to anyone he has to be in control of them because he has too much fear he'll be rejected. The soap also created a timeline on their official Facebook page to highlight key moments in the storyline. Lee Mason, the drama commissioning editor at Channel 4commented that the aim of the adverts was to "help broaden the awareness of the 'This Is Abuse' campaign with our younger audience.
The advert's intention was to highlight that rape can happen within relationships, with Crime Prevention Minister Norman Baker saying that the advert "will encourage teenagers to re-think their views about rape, consent, violence and abuse. It's vital that we get the message across that it isn't right.
Patrick would reveal his condition to his secretary, Theresa McQueen Jorgie Porter in emotional scenes airing in early April.